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Following listener demand we have made more of our programmes available to listen again. You can now listen to a wider range of programmes from our team of volunteers. To browse through the programmes available to listen again, click here. We’d love to hear from you if there are any other programmes you want to […]

At a meeting of the Shildon Town Council on Monday 11th March, Dennis Duncan was presented with the Mayor’s award. Councillor Shirley Quinn addressed the council and gave her reasons for selecting Dennis for the prestigious award. Shirley told the members present about Dennis’s long history of volunteering on hospital radio and his long history […]

Boxing day saw a local derby match between Shildon AFC and Bishop Auckland FC. Bishop Auckland took the victory with 5 goals to 1. Volunteers from Prince Bishops Hospital Radio were at the event with collecting buckets raising vital funds for PBHR. Thank you to all those who donated. All money raised will be used […]

As we enter into December, you’ll hear our festive jingles and plenty of Christmas music to get you into the Christmas spirit. From 1st December, we are launching a new schedule. We’ll continue to bring you all your favourite programmes, but we have 2 new programmes on our daytime schedule. Craig Robinson will bring a […]

Last week on PBHR we ran a competition in association with Gibsons Games. We asked you what year Gibsons was founded. The correct answer was of course 1919. All the correst guesses were put into a draw and Dennis Duncan spun the wheel live on the breakfast show. Lucky winner Sue Hewitt was selected and […]

Dennis Duncan will be the new sound of breakfast across South Durham as he launches a new breakfast show. Dennis has presented weekday mornings for 16 years on Prince Bishops Hospital Radio, but from Monday 7th August he will presenting a brand new breakfast show. Tune into Dennis from 8am, every weekday for 2 hours […]

PBHR will be launching on DAB+ across Darlington and Bishop Auckland on Friday 4th August at 9am. The new service will be officially launched by the Chairman of CDDFT NHS Trust, Richard Scothon and Chair of the CDDFT Charity, Kathryn Featherstone. You will be able to find us on your DAB radio under the name […]

On Monday 3rd July, PBHR hosted another successful quiz night at the popular Spice Lounge Indian Restuarant. Ruth Stapleton took to the microphone to entertain a sell out crowd with 4 fun quiz rounds. The event was enjoyed by all and raised £1,000 for PBHR. If you missed on the quiz, don’t worry, we host […]

On 10th December, PBHR broadcast live from Bishop Auckland Methodist Church. The Sound Waves Community Choir performed a fabulous set to a delighted audience. You can watch the full performance here. The concert will be rebroadcast on PBHR on Christmas Day. If you want to download a copy of the video, right click here and […]

Babies on the maternity unit at Darlington Memorial Hospital are going to be a little quieter from now on, thanks to the ‘Baby Shusher‘. Curtesy of the team at Independent Media News, Dennis Duncan had one of the sought after units to give away. An on air competition was held and listeners were asked to […]

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