Eve Jones

Eve Jones

It is with deep regret and much sadness that Durham Hospitals Radio learned of the recent death of Eve Jones, a much loved colleague/volunteer and friend. Eve was a valued member of the Monday night team at Durham Hospitals Radio. Our deepest sympathy is extended to her family and friends. She will be sorely missed.

DHR concert on 7th October 2016


Durham Hospitals Radio is pleased to announce details of our (now annual) concert, with the GT Group Band Peterlee and the Durham Constabulary Male Voice Choir. The concert will be held on Friday 7th October 2016 at Spennymoor Town Hall. Advance tickets are £6 or £8 on the door. If you would like to buy tickets, then…

Internet only broadcasting


Durham Hospitals Radio is currently unable to broadcast to patients at the University Hospital of North Durham. This is because the company who supplies the bedside units, Hospedia, has removed all of the units. However, we are still broadcasting on the internet, and our programme schedule on week nights will remain the same: 7pm Early show…

National Hospital Radio Awards 2016


Didn’t she do well?! Our very own Eileen Thompson was shortlisted for the Female Presenter of the Year in the National Hospital Radio Awards in 2016! Out of 220 entries, Eileen came an amazing 5th. The National Hospital Radio Awards is an annual celebration of the excellent standards found in hospital radio stations across the…

Coverage of Durham Women FC home matches


Durham Hospitals Radio continue to broadcast live coverage of Durham Women FC’s home matches in the Women’s Super League from New Ferens Park. Our own John Middleton and Colin White provide the commentary, so if you would like to have a listen, then all you need to do is click on the “listen live” button…

Visitors to the studio: Newcastle Building Society


On Friday June 12th, Durham Hospital Radio was pleased to welcome Paul Hudson (Manager at Newcastle Building Society – Durham Branch and Ken Hines – Society Communities and Business Manager) to our studios. Paul and Ken were visiting to see the recent purchase (funded by the building society) of 4 computer screens to replace some of…