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Hospital Radio Chelmsford continues broadcasting during lockdown

Updated: Aug 7, 2020

While our studios at Broomfield Hospital are closed, some of our volunteers are presenting their shows live from our temporary site in Chelmsford. Some of our presenters have also been successfully producing new recorded shows from home for your enjoyment.

📻 Don't forget we broadcast 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

🎧 You can listen to us online, on the TuneIn app, via your smart speaker or by pressing 5 on your bedside entertainment system if you are a patient at Broomfield

👍 Follow us on Facebook and Twitter for information details about our latest shows.

Our current schedule includes:


Cosy up with Cas: Plump up your pillows and relax as Cas Seaton plays an hour of easy-going music from across the decades on Hospital Radio Chelmsford.

🕑 Every Monday from 2pm

Every Song a Memory: Enjoy the music, history, and nostalgia of the 1950s and 1960s with Dave Hurrell.

🕑 Every Monday from 5pm

VIP Request Show: The Monday night request show team play your favourite songs.

🕖 Every Monday from 7pm


Smooth Blend of Music Scores: Join Craig Greenslade to celebrate everything instrumental, from the all-time greats of classical music, to film & TV soundtracks.

🕑 Every Tuesday from 2pm The Jonny Cohen Show: Jonny showcases the latest new releases and shines a spotlight on a current & classic Album of the Week.

🕙 Every Tuesday from 10pm Wednesday

The Mop Tops and the King: Join Steve Chelmsford as relives the hits and musical memories from legends Elvis Presley and The Beatles.

🕙 Every Wednesday from 10am

Great American Country: From Dolly Parton to Willie Nelson, Alan Sword celebrates the music of Nashville, Tennessee, to Chicago and beyond.

🕔 Every Wednesday from 5pm


VIP Request Show: Sam Jenkins & the team play the songs you love.

🕗 Every Thursday: 8pm-10pm

Bedrock: Alan Chambers brings you two hours of classic rock, celebrating the hits, indie labels, stadium classics & power ballads.

🕙 Every Thursday from 10pm


Feel Good Friday: Owen Ward presents a selection of great music on Hospital Radio Chelmsford.

🕕 Every Friday from 6pm


Big Jon's Saturday Breakfast: Wake up to Jon Curtis, live on Hospital Radio Chelmsford:

🕖 Every Saturday from 7am

Sam and Tony's '80s Bangers: Join Sam Jenkins and Tony Knight as they take a trip back to the 1980s on Hospital Radio Chelmsford.

🕚 Every Saturday at 11am The Saturday Show: Join Dave Daniels on Hospital Radio Chelmsford for 3 hours of classic pop music, all-time favourite artists and intriguing facts about Essex.

🕓 Every Saturday from 4pm

Get your groove on: Get your Saturday night moving with Grooveline on Hospital Radio Chelmsford.

🕘 Every Saturday from 9pm


Spiritual Sunday: Eric Smart opens your Sabbath with a selection of light & religious music, with thought of the day from Broomfield Hospital Chaplaincy.

🕘 Every Sunday from 9am

Sunday Soundtrack: John Barker brings you 2 hours of great music and company.

🕘 Every Sunday at 10am

The Sunday Session: Ben Kearns entertains you on Hospital Radio Chelmsford.

🕕 Every Sunday from 6pm

Tony Knight Time: Join Tony from 8.30pm and listen to a selection of fantastic records and your requests and dedications

🕕 Every Sunday from 8.30pm

* Requests and dedications can be made in advance, of our shows, by messaging our Facebook page or filling in the Contact Us box on our home page.

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