Great North Run 2021

Durham Hospitals Radio’s very own Eileen along with husband Ray did the Great North Run on 12 September, to raise money for Durham Hospitals Radio. Eileen and Ray completed the Great North Run in an amazing 2 hours and 35 minutes. Here they are at the finish line, where their grand daughter Isabella was there to…

Return of Live Broadcasting

Durham Hospitals Radio has returned to live broadcasting Keep an eye on our Facebook and Twitter pages to see who is on air each evening. Go to the home page and click on the “listen live” button. We are adhering to social distancing and following Covid 19 guidance and so will not be visiting the…

National Hospital Broadcast Awards 2021

Well done to Dawn and Eileen for being nominated for the “Best Female Presenter” category in the National Hospital Broadcast Awards 2021. Although we weren’t amongst the winners this year, our submissions were of the highest standard and we can be justifiably proud of them. We look forward to participating again next year! You can…

Hospital Broadcasting Association funding

Durham Hospitals Radio are delighted to have received £1750 from the Hospital Broadcasting Association. The HBA is a national charity that supports and promotes Hospital Broadcasting in the UK. Patients in many UK hospitals benefit from programmes designed to make life better for people in hospital and aid their recovery. Click here for the HBA…

National Hospital Radio Awards 2019: winners

Didn’t we do well at the National Hospital Radio Awards in Stoke on Trent! We won an amazing three awards: Bronze Award for Best Female Presenter: Eileen Thompson The judges described Eileen as someone with a really nice voice, clear, warm and smiley. One said “she made me smile, I really liked her. Good content…

Free wi fi

You can now access free wi fi in the University Hospital of North Durham – see the poster below for details…. That means you can listen to Durham Hospitals Radio at www.dhradio.org.uk