At Home With CHBN Schedule

A team from CHBN Radio, Truro’s Community Radio and Cornwall’s Hospital Radio will be broadcasting live from their homes continuously for 72 hours between 6pm on Thursday 7th May and 6pm on Sunday 10th May 2020.

Each hour represents one year since the NHS was formed and we are raising money for the Association of NHS Charities and we would be very grateful of your donations to support this fantastic cause.

Supporting our Community

As Truro's Community Radio station, CHBN is here to support our community.

We want to do everything possible to help those in our community through these challenging times.

From Monday 23rd March we will broadcast a special show for our community each weekday between 10am and 12noon.

The show will highlight the many great things that are happening in Truro and the surrounding area currently and will feature contributions from right across the community.

CHBN's 50 Hour Marathon Broadcast

To help celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Royal Cornwall Hospital, CHBN broadcast live for 50 Hours from the Trelawny Wing Reception Area, Royal Cornwall Hospital between 8am on Monday 2nd May to 10am on Wednesday 4th May 2016.

8am on Monday 2nd May - 9am on Tuesday 3rd May
The first 25 hours were shared between several CHBN Presenters who were entertaining listeners through the day - and night.

Help Stop the Spread of Norovirus

Please stay away from our hospitals and care homes if you’ve had sickness or diarrhoea in the last 48 hours because it’s affecting people’s ability to recover from serious illness.

It is also important that people should avoid going to the emergency department at Royal Cornwall Hospital in Truro if they are able manage the symptoms themselves; you should still go to the emergency department if you need emergency medical attention, but please tell staff if you have diarrhoea or sickness symptoms.

Truro School of Samba

When: Samba Band.
When: Wednesday nights. 7:00pm for dancers, 7:30 - 9:00pm for band and dancers.
Where: Trelander and St Clement Community Hall.
Contact: Sean Hooper (Band Master and Composer) on 07980 039465.
Suitable for age 16 and over.

Truro Creative Writers Group

Contact Truro Creative Writers Group via our website:
Sue Short:
We meet twice a month on a Thursday at 2pm until 4pm via Zoom. More details can be found on our website. Contact Liz Ashcroft ( for Zoom contact details.
We read our stories or a poem that we have written to the rest of the group. The story can be up to 2,000 words or much shorter if preferred.