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Thank You Lidl!

Last weekend (20/21 July), our volunteers were at Lidl on Colchester Avenue (Roath) with collection buckets. We just want to say a huge thank you to Customers and the staff who’ve helped raise £174.40. We are splitting the proceeds with the NSPCC, as that is the official charity for all Lidl stores across the U.K.   […]


Western Beacons Mountain Rescue Team

The Western Beacons Mountain Rescue Team are volunteers. On call every day, of every month, of every year. Whatever the time, day or night. Whatever the weather. Saving lives. (Reg.Charity500652). www.westernbeacons.org.uk   Two of its volunteers – Richard & William (pictured above), recently joined our Howard on his show to chat about the work they […]


John Webber at 90

It’s not very often in life that you get to be able to do something you really love and still be able to do it at 90 years old but for John Webber, Radio Glamorgan (RG) is just that something. John celebrated his 90th birthday in May and has been volunteering, presenting a show and […]


All About Volunteering

Volunteers week is an annual celebration which happens, 1-7 June. It highlights the awesome work of volunteers across the country, who give up their time to help others and make a difference in the community. Kelly Marlow, Youth Volunteer Manager for the Cardiff and Vale UHB popped into the newly named “John Wilce Studio” to […]


Radio Glamorgan Studio Renamed in Honour of Late Colleague and Friend

The studio at Hospital Radio Glamorgan (RG) has thoughtfully been renamed in memory of a dedicated volunteer. John Wilce from Penarth joined the station based at the University hospital of Wales in Cardiff in 2003 but sadly passed away after a short illness in September last year. Recently appointed Radio Glamorgan Chairman, Jamie Pritchard said; […]


Fantastic Amount Raised!

Fundraising is vital to our existence. During the year, we apply for bucket collections at supermarkets across Cardiff and the Vale of Glamorgan to help raise funds to keep our service going. Last Sunday (2nd June) we were at Tesco Penarth and you helped us raise £211.37! A huge thank you if you dropped pennies […]


Thank You Tesco!

We would like to say a sincere thank you to all of the Staff at Tesco, Penarth Marina. They have helped to raise £500 for us in memory of John Wilce, who was not only a volunteer at RG but had worked at the store since the mid 1990’s. John, who was well known in […]


Mental Health Minute

Stars from music, stage and screen have united with His Royal Highness The Duke of Cambridge to voice a minute-long message to be broadcast simultaneously across hundreds of UK radio stations at 10.59am today (Monday 13th May). The #MentalHealthMinute made history last year, broadcasting to one of radio’s biggest ever collective audiences with stations from […]


Our Special Easter Schedule for 2019!

We have some EGGCELLENT shows lined up for this Easter weekend…Starting on Good Friday through to Easter Monday – we have something for everyone! Remember to follow us on Twitter @radioglamorgan  / tune in by downloading our FREE app / via TuneIn / or go to ‘Listen online now’ featured on the homepage. Check out our […]


Radio Glamorgan remains in the Top 10!

Radio Glamorgan remains as one of the Top 10 hospital radio stations in the UK. Recognised by the Hospital Broadcasting Association, the annual ceremony recognises the work that goes on at stations across the country. At the awards evening held in Stoke-on-Trent last weekend, we were highly commended in the Top 5 in two categories, […]