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Spotlight on… Alan Flood

Alan Flood living it up in our Radio Marsden studio

As part of National Volunteers’ Week we’re telling our listeners all about the amazing volunteers that keep our station running, and have kicked off our Spotlight series with veteran Phil Boys.

Today we’re going to tell you about our very own impressionist specialist: Alan Flood.

Alan Flood living it up in our Radio Marsden studio

What is your role at Radio Marsden and how long have you been a member? Hiya I’m Alan. I’m . . . → Read More

Kids Takeover Day

Daniel and Chloe took over Radio Marsden today at the Kids Take Over

Today we were lucky enough to have some visitors in the studio from the Oak Centre for Children and Young People at the Royal Marsden Hospital. Chloe and Daniel came in to host their very own show with the Giggle Doctors, and introduced their favourite songs, told some of their best jokes and rated and slated Alan and Dave’s!

They were both utter professionals and needless to say the guys were . . . → Read More

Spotlight on… Phil Boys

RM presenter Phil Boys in the same studio many years ago!

As part of National Volunteers’ Week we want to tell all of our listeners about the amazing team that makes Radio Marsden the fantastic station it is! We’re going to do this by beginning our “Spotlight” series, where we tell you all about our very own voluntary superstars.

Today we’re going to kick off the series by telling you about our radio veteran: Phil Boys.

What is your role at Radio Marsden and how long . . . → Read More

Radio Marsden Phone Appeal update

We are very pleased to report that the current total raised by The Radio Marsden Mobile Phone Appeal is £2,212.50.

A full list of local drop-off points that will accept unwanted phones and raise valuable resources for Radio Marsden can be found here on our website!

Thanks to all those who took the time and effort to help Radio Marsden!

Running a Marathon for Radio Marsden


Peter Newsom will be running the full marathon as part of the 2015 Edinburgh Marathon Festival in aid of Radio Marsden!

Peter is taking part in the event in memory of his father, Alfred – a long-time member, officer and trustee of Radio Marsden.

In 2013, Peter and his son, Rob, ran the Cardiff Half Marathon raising over £1,000 towards the vital rebuild of the station’s ageing Sutton studio. You can see some . . . → Read More

Radio Marsden’s Most Requested – the year to date


Radio Marsden’s Record Librarian, Kevin Parrott, has compiled the most requested songs for 2015 to date. Our request collectors visit the wards each evening – if you miss them, you can make a request here on the website.

The Request Show airs every evening between 8pm and 10pm and is repeated the next morning between 9-11am (8-10am on weekends).

Click through to see Radio Marsden’s Most Requested so far this year…