Programme schedule




Welcome to Rugby Hospital Radio, the friend at your bedside 24 hours a day, every day.

The order of programmes is the same every weekday during the daytime (see below) and during the early hours of the morning: see the inside pages for details.

On weekday evenings and weekends, you can hear the live programmes plus some pre-recorded output: see the inside pages for details.





7am Vintage Years with Jim Simpson

8am The Music Box Gordon Low

9am A to Z of Pop with Richard Smith

10am Drama and Comedy

11am Country Legends

12 noon The Chart Show - with Ray Oxley

1pm Cue The Quiz - Steve Parker Uust for fun quiz) 2pm Community Spirit - interviews with local people. 3pm Drama & Mellow Moments - with Chris Wade

4pm *At The Hop - lain Smith - late 50's & early 60's pop 4-30pm *Elvis Uncharted - Phil Smith

5pm On The Sunny Side Of The Street with Ken Anton 6pm Look Back & Laugh -  Comedy

* Except Tuesdays - 4 to 5pm Afternoon Delight - Adrian Dove with a cheerful blend of music and chat.


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 8pm Requests -Anne-Marie,Lee and Paul

9pm Country & Folk John Dawson

10Pm Drama daily episode followed by Ken   Anton Get Out Those Old Records

11pm - Midnight - Relaxing Music



7pm Tuesday Cabaret Daren Marks Music and fun!

8pm Requests - Cynthia & Elizabeth + our prospective

presenters.   (Sponsored by Flowers by Pauline

9pm Phil's Tuesday-Chill - Phil Judge with relaxing music.

(Sponsored by Maddens Ltd)

1Opm - as Monday



7pm Sounds Of 60s & 70s Steve Cooper 

(Sponsored by The Friendly Inn, Frankton) .

8pm Requests - Pauline,Sean & Jason

 (Sponsored by  George & Co)

9pm Making Tracks John Dawson

Show songs & classic tracks.

1Opm - As Monday



7pm Thursday Triangle - Phil Smith

Music and phone-in characters

8pm Requests -Jim Austin & Mike O'Connor.   

9pm Oldies But Goldies - Jim Austin

plays what the title says!

1Opm - As Monday



6pm .Coopers Comic Cuts. Steve Cooper presents an hour of music and a great deal of laughter

7.00pm The Non-Stop Request Hour. Featuring the best of requests from the patients of the Hospital of St Cross. Hosted by Roy Tysall and Steve Cooper 

8pm Requests - Roy Tysall & Steve Cooper

(Sponsored by Rainbows Carpets

9pm Tunes For You - John Wright

with a miscellany of melodies.

1Opm As Monday





7am & 8am -As Monday - See page 1

9am Saturday Mixture -A random mix of pop and   country music.

1Oam In The Drawing Room 

Ken Anton plays a selection of classicalmusic.

11am Saturday Jukebox -Your favourite tracks back-to-back.

12:00 Memories and Melodies - Tony Dainton

1pm to 7pm as weekdays

 7pm Dansette Diamonds  GaryJackson

 8pm Saturday Night Love Songs,Victor Field presents 2 hours of love songs especially for a Saturday night

 10 pm to 8am as Monday




Mon-Fri: 7am, 9am, 11am, 1pm, 2pm

3pm, 5pm, 11pm


Sat-Sun: 7am, 8am, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm,

5pm, 11pm, Midnight




7am - Victor's Sunday Breakfast Show Don't burn the toast while you listen to Victor and his lively , music to wake up to show

9am Sunday   Mixture  Richard Green with   easy listening , poetry & stories

1Oam In The Drawing Room

 Ken Anton plays a selection of classical music.

11am Country legends

12:00 The Chart show withRay Oxley ( Top 20 across the decades )

1pm Cue The Quiz With Steve Parker just for fun quiz).

2:15 The Sunday Service Live from the hospital's Chapelof St Elizabeth

2:45 A Song For Everyone

3 pm to 6pm as Weekdays

6pm Poetry In Motion - Marie Philips with music and a selection of poetry.

7pm Into The Music Freddie Pruden

Great album tracks and singles

8 pm  Sunday Evening Spin Take a trip   with this week's presenter.

9 pm   Night Train lain Smith's journey includes a short story & comedy

1Opm to 8am as Monday