Radio Horton was launched on the 7th July 1964 by local journalists, Ted Hanson MBE and Graham Wilton. We provide a wide variety of programming to suit our diverse range of listeners at the Horton General Hospital in Banbury, Oxfordshire. Why not have a look at our schedule, we’re sure there’s something for your ears to enjoy.
In this section, you’ll find all the information you need to know about the History of Radio Horton, details and services within the Horton General Hospital, as well as volunteering and supporting Radio Horton either through donation or sponsorship.
Want to fundraise for Radio Horton? Perhaps a sponsored fundraiser or campaign. We’d love to hear from you. You can also donate to Radio Horton via a number of methods. The fastest and safest way to donate is via BT MyDonate.
We’re passionate about supporting the Horton Hospital and the Oxford University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust. Whether you’re in hospital, or just want more information, see our handy links to services and facilities at the Horton.
“Where did it all begin?”, “Radio Horton – since 1964, really?!” are questions we are often asked. Ted & Graham launched Banbury’s hospital radio station on 7th July 1964. Little did they realise just how successful Radio Horton would become.