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The Reel Music Show

Paul J Rose

Wake up with 2 hours of music from TV and films

Ray Oxley’s Christmas Comedy Hour

Monday 22 December 8am

Tuesday 23 December 8am

Christmas Eve 8am

Christmas Day 6am

A collection of classic comedy clips, mixed with music all with a Christmas theme throughout Christmas week.

 

Pick A Word Christmas Special

Christmas Eve 9am

Paul Le Feuvre presents a Christmas-themed edition of his regular show with lots of festive favourites and probably one or two you might not have heard for a while.

 

Matt Monro's Christmas Box

Christmas Eve 2pm

Matt Monro's daughter Michelle presents this special show produced especially for hospital radio, which contains some of Matt's favourite festive songs.

 

Vernon Pearce’s Christmas Postcard from Spain

Christmas Eve 4pm

A taste of sunshine as Vernon brings you Christmas in sunny Spain including some Spanish Christmassy music. 

 

Totally 90s Christmas

Christmas Eve 10pm

Gary King looks back at the best of the Christmas music from the decade before last.

 

Christmas Carol Service

As Christmas Eve turns to Christmas Day, HRB takes you to the Milborne Chapel in Northumberland to join Dave Nicholson for a carol service recorded especially for hospital radio listeners.

 

The A to Z of Your Traditional Christmas

Christmas Day 1am

An hour of more traditional Christmas music to celebrate the start of Christmas Day.

 

Christmas Morning Live

Christmas Day 11am – 12pm

Dave Warren presents requests and other festive features live for Christmas Day

 

The Queen

It wouldn't be Christmas without Her Majesty's message to the Commonwealth on Christmas Day at 3pm.

 

Postcard From New Zealand

Christmas Day 3.05pm

Andy McCormick is here on Christmas Eve to give listeners a taste of Christmas down under where the temperature is about 25 degrees and shorts on Christmas Day are normal!

 

HRB Out and About: Yuletide in Alton 2013

Christmas Day 4.30pm

Another chance to hear our coverage of this popular annual event in Alton from last Christmas

 

The Vintage Years for Christmas Day

Christmas Day 8pm

Vintage Jim Simpson with the show that plays classic songs from the roaring 20s to the swinging 60s, all of course with a Christmas theme. 

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Today’s Programmes

  • HRB
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00:00

The Real Enjoyment of Jazz

Mike Winn
01:00

After Hours

Fred Setters

An hour of relaxing music

02:00

HRB Nightshift

Relaxing Music through the night

05:00

The Best of British Classical Music

Peter Grogan
06:00

The Reel Music Show

Paul J Rose

Wake up with 2 hours of music from TV and films

08:00

The Vintage Years

Jim Simpson

Vintage tunes from the golden era of the 1930s - 1950s with Vintage Jim

09:00

HRB Morning Mix

News and features
10:00

The Classic Chart Show

Ray Oxley
11:00

HRB Classic Gold

12:00

Postcard from New Zealand

Andy McCormick
13:00

The Magic of the Musicals

13:30

Neil Ogden's Sound of Sunday Series 30

Music on Demand at the Weekend

including Superman 1940s Style

16:00

Neil Ogden's Sound of Sunday Extra Time

Celebrating 30 Years of the show

Drummer John - the award nominated interview from 2019

17:00

The Sunday Social

Richard Smith

Ruth Stapleton, Oliver Stables, Matthew Rolland and Jonathan Sawyer plus guest contributors from hospital radio around the UK. This show was recorded earlier this afternoon

19:00

St Michael's Church Basingstoke

Sunday Service

Recorded this morning

19:30

Reflections

20:00

The Sound of Country

Vernon Pearce

An hour of traditional country music

21:00

Looking Back with Terry Firth

Terry Firth goes back to the news and music of a week in the past

22:00

The Retro Radio Show

Andy Henly