Archive for January, 2019


Local hero receives coveted British Citizen Award

Local hero receives coveted British Citizen Award

An inspirational man from Banbury, Oxfordshire, received a prestigious British Citizen Award for Services to Volunteering & Charitable Giving, at the Palace of Westminster on 24th January 2019. Andrew has been helping the disabled, poor, elderly and unemployed for 12 years as a volunteer ad-visor. He set up Banburyshire Advice Centre, a charity which he […]


Record breaking funds raised by Radio Horton at Sainsbury’s Festive Fundraiser

Record breaking funds raised by Radio Horton at Sainsbury’s Festive Fundraiser

North Oxfordshire’s Hospital Radio station, Radio Horton has accomplished a record-breaking number of donations, raising £800.00 at its annual festive fundraiser which took place at the Oxford Road branch of Sainsbury’s on 22nd December 2018. Intrepid volunteers from the station provided entertainment to shoppers as they entered the supermarket, helping to spread festive cheer to […]


New Year, New Volunteer: Radio Horton Appeals for Ward Visitors

New Year, New Volunteer: Radio Horton Appeals for Ward Visitors

Banbury’s hospital broadcasting service, Radio Horton is appealing for new volunteers to come forward to assist with visiting and spending time with patients at the Horton General Hospital, collecting music requests for its weekday evening request programmes. The appeal comes following incumbent volunteer ward visitor sickness or holiday and the station is now unable to […]