How to Listen

Listening to your favourite hospital radio station could not be easier! To ensure you can get the best experience when you want to listen, here are some ways you can listen.

You can find more about our programmes in our On Air section. With hourly news bulletins brought to you by Radio News Hub, be sure to find out what’s happening in the outside world.

Hospedia bedside terminal

You can listen to Radio Horton free of charge on Hospedia in the Horton General Hospital. Just select the Radio button on your remote control to find us. Headphones are provided when our Ward Visitors navigate the hospital and distribute them, along with our complimentary magazine.

The Horton General Hospital has some tablet computers providied by WiFi SPARK which can be used for video calling but also to listen to hospital radio. Of course if you come equipped into hospital with your own device, you can use one of the methods below to hear us. However, for those that don’t, simply click the Radio Horton logo on the WiFi SPARK tablet computer to listen straight from your bedside.

Listen Online
You can hear us online right here – just click the LISTEN button at the top of any page on the website. The player works on all good internet web browsers and the latest smart phones, too!

TuneIn Radio App
You can download the TuneIn App on your smart phone or tablet device which will enable you to listen to Radio Horton conveniently on the move, or from the palm of your hand. No need to setup a computer! Download the app on your phone or visit the TuneIn website and search for Radio Horton.

Listen on Smart SpeakersOn your Smart Speaker
If you have an Amazon Echo (Alexa) or Google Home Hub, after saying the trigger word, ask it to play Radio Horton. For example, “Alexa, play Radio Horton”, or “Okay Google, play Radio Horton”.

Internet Radio
If you are in one of our participating care homes, you can use the Radio Horton supplied radio to tune into us.