Silver Success (Wirral News) The Wirral News wrote: "Merseybeat singer Gerry Marsden has helped a Wirral charity win a national award. Judges at the annual Hospital Radio Awards voted Radio Clatterbridge one of the best in the country. The station won silver at a ceremony in Belfast last weekend for an on-air advert which promoted Clatterbridge Hospital’s Staff Achievement A...

Charted History (Insite Magazine) Insite Magazine wrote: "The August edition of the staff magazine continues its look at 50 years of the Clatterbridge Hospitals League of Friends, with hospital milestones that they have chosen for 1954 to 2004. Radio Clatterbridge is mentioned several times. 1976: Kenny Everett recorded special jingles for our new studios (as we...

Thanks To Angels (Wirral Health) Wirral Health website wrote: "The generous and exceptional people who use their free time to support hospital patients and staff were invited to a special lunch as a 'thank you' for their hard work and dedication... More than 430 people aged between 16 and 75 regularly undertake voluntary work at the Trust. Many are members of organisations such...

Thanks To Angels (Wirral News) The Wirral News wrote: "Kind-hearted members of the public who support hospital patients and staff in their free time are being treated to a special lunch as a thank-you for their hard work and dedication. More than 200 volunteers are expected to gather at Birkenhead's Pacific Road Arts and Entertainment Centre today for the celebration organised...

24 Hours (BBC Radio Merseyside) Full interview with Chairman, Vic Charles, and Publicity Officer, Andy Bonner, about the launch of the new 24-hour service from Radio Clatterbridge. The fifteen-minute chat also covered elements of the station's organisation and history. ...

The papers wrote: "Wirral hospital worker Jan Williams was given a This Is Your Life style surprise today, when she was presented with this year's Radio Clatterbridge Staff Achievement Award. The 28 year old Staff Nurse from Eastham was voted the best-loved worker by patients at Clatterbridge Hospital. She was lured back to Clatterbridge for a...

The Wirral Globe wrote "With a little help from its friends, Radio Clatterbridge celebrated the 40th anniversary of the first Beatles broadcast interview. The hospital radio captured the Fab Four on tape when they were on this side of the Mersey performing at Port Sunlight. And this weekend Monty Lister, now a presenter on BBC Radio Merseyside,...

The Daily Post wrote: "Radio Clatterbridge is to mark an important event in international music history, in which is played a pivotal role. Tomorrow marks the fortieth anniversary of the Beatles' first broadcast interview - just weeks after Ringo Starr joined the band to complete the line-up... " ...

The Liverpool Echo wrote: "A hospital radio station is to relive its greatest scoop - the first broadcast interview with the Beatles. Radio Clatterbridge recorded a chat with the Fab Four days after Ringo joined the band. This weekend the Wirral station plans to air it again, the first time it has been heard in 40 years..." Also featured at...

"Radio Clatterbridge, one of the oldest radio stations in the region, is appealing for people to help collect requests for its programmes. The ideal volunteer would have a good knowledge of music. The position would especially suit someone who is retired. Anyone interested should contact the station's Secretary." ...

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  • Lauren Ray on the Neston nurse who led her to music

    Lauren RayAn upcoming singer-songwriter has told Radio Clatterbridge how she got into music because of her mum’s envy of the piano skills of a local nurse. Lauren Ray appears on tour with Paul Carrack from Mike + The Mechanics at the Liverpool Philharmonic Hall next month.
  • Guitarist Mackenzie James Cregan keeps it in the family

    Mackenzie James Cregan plays live in the studioThe son of a musician who’s played with Rod Stewart and Steve Harley has told Radio Clatterbridge how he hopes to follow in his father’s footsteps. Mackenzie James Cregan was born in Los Angeles but is currently living on Merseyside after becoming a student at Sir Paul McCartney’s LIPA.
  • Wirral's Mayor chooses the tunes

    Cllr Geoffrey Watt, the Mayor of Wirral for 2018-19 (Credit: Wirral Council)The Mayor of Wirral has paid a special visit to Radio Clatterbridge to tell listeners about the first half of his year in office. Cllr Geoffrey Watt and his wife Anne, the Mayoress, came into the studio to share some of their highlights and play some of their favourite music.