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Hospital Radio Chelmsford

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Welcome to

Hospital Radio Chelmsford.


We provide radio shows 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to the patients of Broomfield Hospital and beyond. 

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Listening to our programmes is free for everyone

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Patients in Broomfield Hospital can pick channel 5 from the radio radio channels on your bedside entertainment system to listen. To call the station free of charge, pick up the phone by your bedside and press the Hospital Radio button that appears on the screen on the screen.

Remember to follow us on Facebook and Twitter for the latest news about the station and our shows.

⚠️ Due to the current lockdown restrictions, we are broadcasting a reduced number of live shows. Our Monday and Thursday night request show volunteers are still live and you can contact them with your requests via our Facebook page, calling free of charge from your bedside if you are a hospital patient of dialling 01245 49 26 96*.

*Charges may apply

Celebrating 55 years of Hospital Radio Chelmsford

How to listen to our shows

If you are a patient at Broomfield Hospital, pick channel 5 from the radio selection on your bedside entertainment system, and we are there 24 hours a day.


You can call us free of charge too from your bedside. Pick up the phone on the bedside system and press the Hospital Radio button on the screen.

If you bring a computer, tablet or smartphone into hospital, you can follow us on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Mixcloud.

Non-patients can also listen to Hospital Radio Chelmsford via TuneIn online or via the app.

You can also call us on 01245 51 64 50*.

*Charges may apply

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Our Patients' Magazine is free to read online and contains information about what we do, our shows, and profiles of some of our team.

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Request a song by calling 01245 49 26 96*
(*charges may apply)

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