Ridgeway
Radio
the radio station for Dorset County Hospital

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    6:00am-
    Music Mix (alternative programming until 10am)

    10:00am-
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    Ridgeway Today – in DCH…

    On radio channel 1 of the Hospedia bedside unit in Dorset County Hospital. Now and upcoming…

    6:00am-
    BBC Radio Solent
    6.00 BBC Radio Solent from Southampton 6.30 BBC Radio Solent Breakfast in Dorset from Dorchester 9.00 BBC Radio Solent The Big Conversation from Southampton

    10:00am-
    Purbeck Big band
    our resident band

    10:30am-
    Music Sweet and Easy

    11:00am-
    Ridgeway Magazine
    with John Shepherd and a guest presenter.

    12:00pm-
    Legal Eagles
    an edition from the Ridgeway Radio Sound Library. Presented by Barry White.

    Full programme schedule here


      Latest News

    • Ridgeway Magazine 21st June 2017
      • You can go on a Hard Hat Tour of the Shire Hall in Dorchester which will reopen as a heritage centre next year. We report on progress.
      • The Decadettes give us a tune or two resplendent in their Poppy Dresses while they collect money for the Royal British Legion.
      • We talk to Poppy Butcher, organiser of Weymouth’s Military Vehicle Parade, now in her eighties and just as well organised as the young secretary she once was on D Day.
      • Do pets look like their owners? Ridgeway Magazine’s vet Malcolm Welshman tells us.
      • Railway trivia – some stories from life on the lines.
      • Lisa Bond from Poundbury Garden Centre takes us to her allotment for the third time.
      • Dorset Police with a serious warning about fraud – don’t let it happen to you.

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      Ridgeway Magazine 7th June 2017

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    • Listen to our commentary of the Dorchester Carnival 2017

      A commentary of the procession by Jim Davis and Andy Senior

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      Dorchester Carnival 17th June 2017

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    • Ridgeway Magazine 7th June 2017
      • We have an interview with antiques expert Eric Knowles, of Antiques Roadshow fame, who was recently in Dorchester.
      • Travelling abroad? Check if you need a Visa as well as your passport, a Dorchester travel agent advises.
      • Should old men wear shorts not to mention back-to-front baseball caps?
      • We look at the history of trousers and how a Royal accident became a trouser fashion.
      • The new Friends’ shop in the hospital has something for everyone.
      • Weymouth’s Colwell Centre reopens as the School Street Shopping Plaza – we pay a visit.

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      Ridgeway Magazine 7th June 2017

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