Hospital Radio

Sandwell Hospital radio is broadcast to inpatients in Sandwell Hospital, whilst BHBN (Birmingham Hospital Broadcasting Network) is broadcast to City Hospital and five other Birmingham hospitals.

You and your visitors can telephone these stations via the bedside terminal and make specific music requests. Programmes include live local football commentary as well as a range of music and news programmes.

You can call BHBN on 0121 554 5522 or text 07519 694 698, and Sandwell Hospital Radio on 0121 507 3244 or text 07784 606 141.

For more information on BHBN, visit

Sandwell Hospital Radio began broadcasting from the studio complex situated next to the courtyard garden, in the grounds of the hospital on the 25th January 1985, although the history of broadcasting to hospital patients goes back much further than that. For more information on Sandwell Hospital Radio visit