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Our Shows on HCR

Dave Bell

The Mod Show: Monday, 12pm – 3pm

Dave has been a DJ on the Mod and Scooter Rally Circuit for a number of years. He has a great passion for Northern Soul, Motown, Ska and Two Tone, together with all the music played at Scooter Rally’s up and down the country. Join him every Monday for some of Halton’s favourite kinds of music and for something a little bit different from main stream afternoon radio.

The Afternoon Show: Wednesday, 2pm – 5pm

Join Dave for three hours of chat, trivia and arguably “the best music mix you’ll find anywhere in the whole world on a Wednesday”. Specialising in big hits and long forgotten tracks, together with a selection of the best in contemporary music, he invites you to tune in to HCR to prove him wrong.

Eclectic Express, with Chris Strefford

Monday, 3pm – 7pm

It’s Eclectic and ram jam full of Content.

UK Charts and Local Music. Local and International News. Co-presenters, wacky stories and serious stories. Traffic & Travel updates and local weather forecast. Battle Of The Listeners est. 2008. Telephone interviews and special guests. Fully interactive and fast paced, with music to stun and enthral and an ever expanding collection of amazing listeners!

The “Time To Go Wild” Radio Show

Monday, 7pm – 8pm

Don’t know your blue line from red; or what icing is?  Time to Go Wild Radio has the answers. Features news, interviews and studio guests from the sport of ice hockey played at SilverBlades ice rink Widnes.

Catch us on Facebook and Twitter: @TTGWRadio

Do Not Adjust Your Krystal Set, with John Trevor Williams & Big Al Gittens

Monday, 8pm – 10pm

Music they don’t play on the radio – modern jazz, modern classical, prog & post avant garde rock. Music from unusual parts of the world that doesn’t fit in anywhere else.

Nathan Gould

The 80s Show: Tuesday, 12pm – 2pm.

On the 80s show, Nathan plays a mix of 80s songs from all across the decade – some you’ll definitely know, some you’ll have forgotten and some you won’t ever have heard of!

Including discussions about a particular 80s music topic (eg. the New Romantics, Live Aid) and a countdown of the UK Top Ten Singles from a particular 80s year each week.

Drive Time: Tuesday, 4pm – 6pm.

On Drive time, as well as giving out the latest traffic and travel news, Nathan plays a mix of music from the 60s to Now and looks back at what happened on this day in music. Join Nathan every Tuesday afternoon for some great tunes and facts!’

Jazz Spectrum, with Frank Ames

Tuesday, 6pm – 8pm

Two hours covering the whole spectrum of jazz, from its inception right up to the present day. Featuring rarities and recent releases, with the occasional guest jazz musician, plus information on live jazz in our area.

Real Jazz Radio for the jazz enthusiast.

Sounds of the Universe, with Mathew McMahon

Tuesday, 8pm – 10pm

Join Mathew McMahon on a journey through music of the past, present and future every Tuesday from 8:00pm till 10:00pm.  Covering the latest and greatest in synth pop, alternative, electronic and indie rock on Halton Community Radio 92.3FM.

Box Of Delights Show, with Collin Ellis

Tuesday, 10pm – 11pm

Features songs you might know and others that you might not know but may take a liking to. From Rock to Country and Pop to the Preposterous.

Find the show on Facebook: @boxofdelightsradio

The Local Music Show, with Laura Griffiths

Wednesday, 9pm – 10pm

Join Laura as she plays music from new and upcoming local artists. With special guest appearances from many local bands and artists.

The Thursday Morning Breakfast Club, with Alan Wayne

Thursday, 7am – 10am

The Thursday morning breakfast club will get you ready for the day ahead with some classic oldies, and a chance to win with our 3 competitions. “B” side vinyl song, Terri’s star signs for the week and country classics, as well as keeping you up to date on the early morning traffic and travel. There’s the archive year, what’s on’s, a rock n’ roll tune and a whole lot more.

You will get to know Tilly the wonderful cleaner, Albert the HCR commissioner and silver top the milkman pops in from time to time. Tune in and be a member of the club!

The NHS Halton CCG Radio Show, with Dave Sweeney & Matthew Roberts

The last Thursday of each month, 2pm – 4pm.

NHS Halton CCG (Clinical Commissioning Group) are delivering a ​monthly health show, focussing on all aspects of health.

Previous shows have focused on Urgent Care Centres, Dementia, Palliative Care, and Flu as well a wide variety of other health topics.

Find us on Twitter: @HaltonCCG

Electronic Dance Music, with BluNozeWez

Thursday, 6pm – 7pm

Each week, BluNozeWez plays most major styles of electronic music, such as Tech, Techno, Progressive House, Electro and Trance. He also features guest mini-mixes from local and up & coming DJ producers.

The “Forget-Me-Nots” Show, with Dave Farr

Friday, 2pm – 5pm

Friday’s “Forget-Me-Nots” show with Dave Farr, where Dave tries to play songs you haven’t heard for a while. Usually run with a different theme each week, where you, the listening public, can choose the playlist.

Hot Hits Show, with Shaun Edwards

Friday, 5pm – 7pm

Shaun Edwards Hot Hits Show is a feature-packed show with brand new music every week. Featuring the UK’s Current Number One, MegaMashUps, Random Track Of The Hour, a WWE Wrestling Round up at 6pm, and much more!

John Pagan

Saturday, 10am – 12pm

Join me, John Pagan, every Saturday morning from 9am till 11am, as I play my own blend of eclectic tunes from across the decades and genres. We will also discuss the weeks best entertainment stories and the weekend’s biggest sporting events.

Lunchtime Madness, with Connor Tierney

Saturday, 12pm – 2pm

Come and join the Lunchtime Madness every Saturday, with fun games, special guests and great music for all!

Country Irish Music Show, with Chris Myers

Sunday, 12pm – 3pm

Playing a mixture of Country and Irish music.