NHS led research has found that listening to music before, during and after an operation can help reduce pain, so being able to offer a greater choice or radio stations is welcomed by the Trust
Isle of Wight community radio station, Vectis Radio, launched on 22nd January 2010.
The radio station features music, interviews, phone-ins and more.
The Vectis Radio 4Ps training school gives youngsters an opportunity to build confidence and communication skills.
Below are some articles featuring Vectis Radio.
This is great news for Vectis Radio, as the boost in transmitter power means more villages outside Newport will be able to listen to them on FM radio
Thursday, 6th August, 2020 5:01pm
By Sally Perry with 4 readers' comments
Ian Mac says their volunteers go above and beyond serving the Isle of Wight community and "some of them have been superhuman in their efforts in helping Vectis Radio to survive"
Tuesday, 2nd June, 2020 7:58am
By Kelvin Currie with 2 readers' comments
The feature produced by staff, graduates and students from TV Production and Post Production courses at Solent University and focuses on Vectis Radio's 4Ps programme which helps young people gain confidence and communication skills
Wednesday, 26th February, 2020 11:59am
By Maggie Currie with one comment
The debate will be chaired by Joe Plumb of Vectis Radio's Political Soapbox and will cover everything but Brexit
Friday, 22nd November, 2019 12:28pm
By Sally Perry with 7 readers' comments
Vectis Radio - the Island's community radio station - has stepped in to provide space on its transmitter mast just outside Newport to the Island's Search and Rescue crews.
Monday, 8th July, 2019 11:33am
By Kevin Wilson with one comment
Six MEP candidates from the South East region took questions from members of the public at the engaged hustings, organised by Islanders for Europe. Read our comprehensive report.
Thursday, 9th May, 2019 11:55am
By Sally Perry with 33 readers' comments