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Hospital Radio Winners 2011

The winners of the National Hospital Radio Awards 2011 have been announced during the Hospital Broadcasting Conference in Maidstone this weekend. Clear winners of the evening were Hospital Radio Plymouth, which took the Gold for Station of…

Nominations out for the HBAs

The nominations for the Hospital Broadcasting Awards 2011 have been announced by the HBA. As ever there are ten categories including Station of the Year, and the results will be announced at the annual conference and awards evening next…

Hospital Radio Awards open

Entries have opened for next year's National Hospital Radio Awards with ten awards up for grabs, including Station of the Year. The ceremony will be held in Maidstone in March 2011 as part of Hospital Broadcasting Week and the…

New studios for Morecambe Bay

Morecambe Bay's hospital radio service Bay Trust Radio has completed a studio and office refurbishment costing £70,000. The station, which serves three local hospitals across Morecambe Bay has spent the last six years transforming…

Gold presenter opens studios

Hospital Radio Barnet’s new studio complex has been officially opened by Gold radio presenter Dean Martin. Dean started his radio career at the station, and is now an honorary member. He performed the opening ceremony live on air with…

John Myers appointed Chairman

GMG Radio founder and former chief executive John Myers has taken on a new role - as chairman of Radio Tyneside. The hospital radio station, which serves patients in Newcastle and Gateshead, welcomed John to the team after he took early…

Radio Enfield bags £6k grant

Radio Enfield in Middlesex has been awarded a lottery grant for six thousand pounds. The money will go towards upgrading studio equipment and run more automated programmes in addtion to its live programmes. (more…)

Hospital Radio Awards results

The results are out for this year's National Hospital Radio Awards - with Hospital Radio Chelmsford winning Station of the Year. It's a hat-trick of wins for Chelmsford as member Graham Medhurst was also named the Hospital…

Free audio for Hospital Radio

Audio imaging company Devaweb has produced a special set of sweepers and promos for Hospital Broadcasting Week, the annual week-long celebration of hospital radio broadcasting across the UK. The audio is available free of charge to all…

Nominations announced for HBA

The nominations for the Hospital Radio Awards have been announced ahead of the ceremony in Glasgow on March 27th. There are 10 categories with 45 stations in the shortlist, with Radio Northwick Park and Victoria Radio Network both getting…

Volunteer Award for Plymouth

Hospital Radio Plymouth has been named as The Volunteer Team of the Year at the Inspiring Volunteering Awards held in the University of Plymouth yesterday evening. (more…)

New studio complex for HRB

TV's Simon Parkin has officially opened Hospital Radio Basingstoke's new studios, on site at the Basingstoke and North Hampshire NHS Foundation Trust Hospital. (more…)