Alpha Sessions welcomes more new artists

Radio Brockley’s own New Music show has been welcoming more special guests to the studio to chat about their music and perform their latest tracks. The show’s growing fanbase on twitter now includes 00’s singing star Natasha Bedingfield. Two of the latest sessions are now available to listen to on YouTube. Sabrina Parker is a 20-year-old singer songwriter who made […]

Read more

Listen to Radio Brockley archives from 2006

Radio Brockley is celebrating it’s 51st birthday this week, and so we take a look back at some classic moments in the station’s history. In 2006 the station celebrated its Ruby Anniversary, and over a four-day weekend the station invited back former members to recreate their old shows and revive old formats. We also welcomed a number of special guests, […]

Read more

Listen to the RNOH Annual General Meeting 2017

The Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital’s Annual General Meeting took place on 19th September and Radio Brockley was invited along to record it for patients, staff and visitors. You can now listen to the AGM as part of a special Brockley News Extra show here: https://youtu.be/8sIOqWnmKoQ It includes presentations from Vice Chairman Councillor Joe Carlebach, CEO Rob Hurd, Interim Director Of Finance […]

Read more

Radio Brockley Turns 51

Radio Brockley – London’s longest-running hospital radio station, celebrates its 51st Birthday today (2nd October). The station was started back on 2nd October 1966 by six volunteers – Barry Cobden, Mike Solomons, Mike Alinek, Ian Downs, Dave Wilkins and Malcolm Mallett. It was officially opened by Harrow East MP, Roy Roebuck. The first ‘studio’ was just off the “slope”, near “Intensive […]

Read more

Keith Reeve notches up 40 Years at Radio Brockley

Radio Brockley trustee Keith Reeve has reached an incredible landmark at Radio Brockley, reaching 40 years of volunteering for London’s longest-running hospital radio station. Keith, an ex-patient, first joined the station back in 1977. During his time at RB his achievements and contribution have been enormous. He became the station’s treasurer in 1982 and has remained in the post ever […]

Read more

Elvis Presley Tops September Request Chart

Elvis Presley was the most requested artist on Radio Brockley in September, topping our chart for the second month in a row. He finished ahead of The Beatles, Tom Jones and Ed Sheeran in our monthly poll of most requested songs at the RNOH. There was no clear winner for the most requested song of the month but favourites included […]

Read more

The End of the RB Vinyl Era

Radio Brockley finally said goodbye to its last remaining vinyl records in its library after nearly 51 years of building it up. At its peak in the 1990s the station had over 5,500 7″ singles and 800 LP’s, along with a few 12″ singles. When Radio Brockley first started in 1966, the records which were used by the station were […]

Read more

RB Attends RNOH “Thank You” Day

Radio Brockley members gathered with other volunteers at the RNOH “Thank You” Day, held outside the Jubilee REHAB Ward on Saturday 23rd September. The afternoon featured free taster sessions from The Disability Foundation (TDF), a selection of hot food and scones, Scottish dancing, and three live acoustic acts from our very own Alpha Sessions shows who gave up their time […]

Read more
1 2