James Blunt is bringing great music and messages of appreciation to NHS staff in a special show coming to Bay Trust Radio. The show, which will see James playing uplifting tunes for patients and staff and celebrating those working on the frontline, is a welcome addition to the schedule during the COVID-19 pandemic. The show […]
John chats to Micheal Cassells from Every Life Matters on how the charity has secured funding to distribute the magazine around the South Lakes.
John chats to Hilary Croft, CEO of Coeliac UK, about the Coeliac UK’s Gluten-Free Community Week 11th May – 18th.
Glenys Marriott chats to John about Headway South Cumbria, which was established in 2012 and has been growing ever since.
Maddie from The Lighthouse, a mental health charity based in Kendal, explains what is happening during the coronavirus pandemic. The charity is looking for volunteers to create a remote befriending service ‘Beacon’ to provide 1-to-1 mental health peer support for local people.
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A team of volunteers have successfully raised £4000 for their charity by broadcasting live for 26 hours over Easter Weekend. Bay Trust Radio, which celebrates 42 years of broadcasting this year, provides a local radio service to North Lancashire and South Cumbria with studios based in Kendal and Blackpool hospitals. The fundraising broadcast was live […]
Bay Trust Radio has been shortlisted for the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service, which recognises outstanding achievement by groups of volunteers. The charity, which has been broadcasting a local radio service since 1977, is based in Kendal and run completely by volunteers from across the region. The news comes as the station prepares for celebrating […]
Volunteers at a local charity, which has just been shortlisted for the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service, are getting ready for a weekend which celebrates and highlights all things local at their radio station. Bay Trust Radio, which is based in Kendal, is hosting a fundraising broadcast over Easter weekend which celebrates their 42nd year […]
A small team of volunteers started our radio station 42 years ago today. Originally based inside the Westmorland County Hospital, Kendal Hospital Radio provided a few hours of programming every week to patients. A lot has changed since 1977! We now have a team of brilliant volunteers providing a 24 hour service, with new studios […]