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WATCH: Take to the airwaves

10 Jul 2017

Fancy volunteering at Radio Lollipop, Royal Manchester Children's Hospital?

Radio Lollipop

Can you spare a few hours after work to volunteer at Radio Lollipop at Royal Manchester Children's Hospital?

Radio Lollipop is an international children's charity providing care, comfort, play and entertainment to children in hospital. As well as running a radio station, volunteers also go around the wards with games, crafts and competitions for the children.

Jo Wavish, a Chartered Building Surveyor at our Directorate of Estates and Facilities, says: “I started volunteering in January and would definitely recommend it; spending time with the children is really rewarding and great fun.”

To watch a short film about Radio Lollipop's involvement with the patients from the Manchester Arena bomb, visit:

More information

Volunteering shifts are from 6pm to 8pm on either Monday, Tuesday and Thursday and from 1pm to 3pm on Saturday.

To join in, contact John Carpenter at: