Whipps Cross Hospital Radio is very happy to welcome Shirley Cullum as a ward visitor for the Sunday night team. Look out for Shirley as she visits the wards on Sunday nights to take all your requests and dedications. A very warm welcome to the team Shirley.
A very warm welcome to two new presenters on our Monday night team. A big round of applause please for Chris Scott and Yvonne Hunter
The 23rd edition of our patient magazine has just been published and can be viewed online by clicking on the image above. It is full of interesting articles about the station and Whipps Cross Hospital as well as about the local area. Taking pride of place on the cover is actor Daniel Mays (a Leyton Orient supporter) and you can also read about the old days of the NHS, Winston
On Bank Holiday Monday 1st May 2017 the radio team will be supporting The Chigwell Round Table at their annual fete. Held on the Green by Chigwell underground station from midday until 3pm there will be stalls, fun and entertainment and Whipps Cross Radio will be there to provide the P.A. Come along and meet some of the volunteers and enjoy a family afternoon out.
Whipps Cross Hospital Radio is looking for a sports presenter to work on our Sunday Sport programme from 5pm-6pm. This does not involve commentary but is a round up for the Whipps Cross Hospital audience of local and national sports news along with music. These days Sundays are just as busy as Saturdays. Training will be given but a good knowledge and a passionate interest in sports is essential. Any
Our very own Sunday Sports Presenter David Morrow is in training to run the Belfast Marathon on Monday 1st May 2017. Why not follow Davids training progress towards running 26.2 miles by reading his Facebook Blogs entitled “Morrow Blogs” Please click HERE for the Facebook Blogs. Good Luck David !
We now have a new clear, concise and informative notice board in the main corridor of the hospital Have a look when you next pass by……….
SUNDAY AFTERNOON SHOWTIME PRESENTER RINGS A BELL ©️John P Eyre Showtime presenter, Terry Warren, is a dab hand with the bells and rings every week at Christ Church, Wanstead, E11. It’s a far cry from playing Gene Kelly on his programme but just as satisfying. Campanology, the proper name for church bell ringing, is also known amongst ringers as ‘The Exercise.’ It certainly does exercise both brain and body though
The boys are back in town as Ian Parker welcomes back his guests Ronnie Le Drew with Zippy, George, Sooty, Sweep and Sue. Steve Cahill-Hayes and Peter Raggett from local theatre group The Woodhouse Players will also be here as well. Ian will be discovering more about Ronnies tv work for the last 50 years, plus the latest news of productions coming up from The Woodhouse Players with Steve
A message from Jerry……. My route into Whipps Cross hospital radio didn’t come from a background in broadcasting or even an altruistic approach to voluntary work, but as a patient. Back in March 2015 I was unexpectedly admitted to Whipps Cross and my stay lasted 18 weeks. During this time I was able to witness the amazing work carried out by the doctors, nurses and support staff. Throughout the day