Christmas presentsRadio Clatterbridge is stuffed with special treats for listeners this Christmas.

We've overhauled our schedules with a number of extraordinary programmes to entertain anyone stuck in the health park over the fesive season.

The lights at Wirral Hospice St John's (Credit: Chris Adams)Radio Clatterbridge has broadcast the annual Light Up A Life service at Wirral Hospice St John's to those too ill to make it outside.

The switch-on, which is now in its 20th year, attracted more than 3,000 people to the health park.

Trina O'Halloran and Jeanette OxtonCancer patients at Clatterbridge have been learning how support is available to deal with the side-effects of radiotherapy.

In the latest in a series of interviews, presenter Steve Evans has discovered help is on hand for patients after treatment ends.

Tea's up... courtesy of the RVSListeners to Radio Clatterbridge are being urged to give something back to the hospital... by brewing up.

The Royal Voluntary Service is appealing on air for people to help with the tea bar at The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre.

Amanda Mitchell and Avril Parr from Claire HouseA local children's hospice has appealed to listeners of Radio Clatterbridge to help them spread joy this Christmas.

Claire House wants to find local singers to perform at a variety of fundraising events in the countdown to the big day.

Steve LordThe current chairman of Radio Clatterbridge has announced to members that he will step down from the role.

It means the charity is seeking a replacement for Steve Lord in the new year.

We're also in the news!

  • Making headlines down under

    The Gum Tips newsletterA globe-trotting cuddly koala has helped Radio Clatterbridge win a competition and become a talking point in Australia. The toy, dubbed Barry, is a mascot of an animal hospital in Port Macquarie, New South Wales.
  • 20 hour charity show

    The article in the Wirral GlobeIan Grant and Helen Sestan's 20 hour takeover of the Radio Clatterbridge airwaves made headline news. The marathon broadcast made it online and onto page 2 of the Wirral Globe.
  • Under The Hammer

    John Crane's Liverpool Echo columnOne of our regular guests had some kind words to write about Radio Clatterbridge in the local press. In his weekly column for the Liverpool Echo, Under The Hammer, auctioneer John Crane singing the praises of the station.