Part 6 Children’s Radio

Part 6 covers the history of Radio Lollipop’s services in Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, USA and the UK, where the first service started in 1979 at the Queen Mary’s Hospital for Children in Carshalton, Surrey.

It also covers the history of Radio GOSH, a service that existed at London’s Great Ormond Street Children’s Hospital from 1980 until 2004 when it was replaced by Radio Lollipop.

The brief history of a service called Rx Radio that started in May 2017 at the Red Cross War Memorial Children’s Hospital in Cape Town, South Africa is also included.