Broadcasting to Patients in Reading's Hospitals Since 1957

Wednesday 30 December 2015
7:00 – 8:00 Pirate Radio Memories – James Burton Stewart with special guest
Richard Swainson
8:00 – 9:00 Live Wire music & conversation from the USA with Luke Burbank
9:00 – 12:00 American Top 40 The 70’s with Casey Kasem
12:00 – 13:00 A Kick Up The 80’s with Geoff Dorsett
13:00 – 15:00 Gloria Wright’s Post-Christmas Pick-me-up
15:00 – 15:30 Get Out These Old Records – Ken Anton goes back to the dance band
days of the 30s and 40s
15:30 – 16:00 The Music Box – and instrumental selection with Gordon Low
16:00 – 17:00 I Suppose You Think That’s Funny with Gerard Rocks
17:00 – 18:30 Matthew Rolland – entertainment news and interviews
18:30 – 20:00 The Jonathan Sawyer Show – Live from Lancashire
20:00 – 22:00 HRR Requests with Jenny Cole & Matthew Rolland
22:00 – 24:00 Three & Easy with Ian Bruce
24:00 – 6:00 HRR Jukebox and Information Service

New Year’s Eve Thursday 31 December 2015
6:00 – 7:00 Live Wire with Luke Burbank
7:00 – 9:00 Airplay 40 Rewind with Spencer James
9:00 – 10:00 Solid Gold Sixties with Geoff Dorsett
10:00 – 11:00 The Best of British Classical Music with Peter Grogan
11:00 – 12:00 Supersonic 70’s with Geoff Dorsett
12:00 – 12:00 it’s the New Year’s Eve Big Broadcast. HRR links up with
around 40 hospital stations round the country for a 24 hour live special to see
in the new year, hosted by The A-Z of Pop New Year’s Richard Smith and with
HRR’s very own Jonathan Sawyer in the newsroom.

New Year’s Day Friday 1 January 2016
the New Year’s Eve Big Broadcast continues until .
12:00 – 13:00 Moments Musicaux – light classical selection with Gerard Rocks ks Geoff Dorsett
14:00 – 16:00 Geoff Dorsett
16.00 – 17.00 I Suppose You Think That’s Funny – a cornucopia of comedy
17:00 – 19:00 Classic Country with Tim Rogers
19:00 – 23:00 American Top 40 -Top Hits of 2015 with Ryan Seacrest
23:00 – 24:00 The Lively Lounge with Tony Currie

Saturday 2 January 2016
24:00 – 1:00 Soundwave with Jon Cavanagh
1:00 – 2:00 Vinyl Impressions with Martyn Brown
1:00 – 6:00 HRR Jukebox and Information Service
10:00 – 12:00 Stu’s Number Twos – with Stuart Holden
12:00 – 14:00 Lunchtime Record Requests – Louise Remenyi and Gerard Rocks
14:00 – 17:30 Saturday Sport including live Football : Reading v. Bristol City
from the Madejski Stadium. Commentary by Graeme Collyer,
Ian Bruce and Reading FC historian David Downs. Kick-off 3pm
17:30 – 19:00 MT Zone with Martin Todman
19:00 – 20:30 Martin Rolfe – Saturday Night Experience
20:30 – 22:00 HRR Requests
22:00 –2:00 American Top 40 The 80’s with Casey Kasem
2:00 – 6:00 HRR Jukebox and Information Service

Requests – call *800 now from your Hospedia phone

Sunday 3 January 2015
6:00 – 7:00 Frequency Cast – Hi-tech magazine programme
7:00 – 8:00 Sunny Side of the Street with Ken Anton
8:00 – 10:00 Nikky Briggs Breakfast from Down Under
10:00 – 12:00 Stephen Ham – country music
12:00 – 14:00 American Gold with Lee Jackson
14:00 – 17:00 Sunday Best with Nick Tollervey and Roger Holmes.
17:00 – 19:00 Words of Life with Julie Hughes
19:00 – 20:00 The A-Z of Pop with Richard Smith
20:00 – 22:00 HRR Requests – Adam Negus, Jonathan Bromley, Sam Winslett and sam
22:00 – 24:00 Classic Country with Tim Rogers
24:00 – 6:00 HRR Jukebox and Information Service

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About HRR

Hospital Radio Reading (HRR) is the hospital radio station which broadcasts to the patients at the Royal Berkshire Hospital in Reading via the Hospedia Entertainment system and online via this website.

Registered Charity Number: 244974

Reading Hospital Broadcasting Service.