Posts tagged Radio Fox
11 Apr 2018 – On 23rd April 2018 Radio Fox will be 30 years old. We’re not looking bad for our age and we’re still as trendy as ever.
Somehow the registered charity Radio Fox has survived 30 years without any official funding. Recently after 2 years of fundraising by our members we are currently refurbishing our main studio and we want to celebrate our 30th birthday. On Sunday 22nd April there will be a whole day of 30th birthday broadcasting, from 8am until after midnight see our Birthday Schedule. Over all those years since Radio Fox began many many volunteer presenters have visited and entertained the patients of the Leicester Royal Infirmary and The Glenfield Hospital, and we still do today.
We may be an oldie but we have kept up with new technology. Nowadays anyone on planet Earth can Listen Live to Radio Fox from home via their PC, tablet, phone, internet radio, or laptop. Also these days we have our catch up service where anyone can Listen Again to your favourite shows and presenters. Whether you wish to Listen Live or Listen Again our entire service is FREE both to the patients and listeners at home on the internet. With no advertisements and enthusiastic volunteer presenters who love to entertain the patients, what’s not to like…
30 Nov 2017 – After months of campaigning by supporters it has been announced today by NHS England that Glenfield’s heart unit will remain open.
Read the full Press release here. Tune in tomorrow to Radio Fox at 9am to hear a special edition of Arran Smith’s Pick-n-Mix Show. Hear the all news direct from Arran’s guest, consultant cardiologist Francis Bullock.
Aidan Bolger, Head of Service for East Midlands Congenital Heart Centre, said: “I am delighted by the decision made by the NHS England board today. It puts an end to years of uncertainty, and is a testament to the professionalism, energy and determination of all the EMCHC staff that have fought to ensure our service delivers the highest quality of care to meet the required standards.”
13 August 2014 – Radio Fox presenter Richard Cheatley returns to Radio Fox on Wednesday 27th August hosting Patients Requests.
After a break due to work commitments Richard returns to Radio Fox on Wednesday 27th August hosting one of our nightly patients request shows which we imaginatively like to call Patients Requests. The Patients Requests Show begins at 8pm so expect plenty of requests from the wards, great music, interesting features and all the usual Radio Fox fun and games.