Looking for something to do this weekend?

The Hartlepool Big Weekend takes place at Hartlepool Marina from Thursday 9th to Sunday 12th June.

On Saturday and Sunday the fun includes face painting, stilt walking, giant kites, Disney characters, plus the latest funfair rides. It is £1 entry.

Listen to The Breakfast Show and the Big Drive Home all week for your chance to win free tickets.

Local musician Lee Maddison aka Maddison's Thread has had his new song 'The Mountain' selected to be used on a soundtrack by the acclaimed documentary maker, Terry Abraham, on his new work, 'The Life Of a Mountain'. Lee popped into Radio Hartlepool to talk about his new song and also played two songs live for us.


 Click here to listen again to Lee's interview and songs

Radio Hartlepool is a cost effective way of advertising YOUR business, whether you are looking to generate more sales and/or get your name known.

We are now the only truly local media produced and based in Hartlepool. Since 2008, hundreds of both local and national companies have chosen Radio Hartlepool because local radio is the most effective way to advertise.

We have different packages available to suit YOUR budget and your advertisement would feature across our 24 hours a day schedule, 7 days a week, including peak times such as Breakfast and the Big Drive Home.

To find out how you could be heard on Radio Hartlepool, give our sales team a call on (01429) 275222. It could turn out to be the best call you make.

Hartlepool made the national headlines recently for sad reasons.

John Crompton and his family were taking a holiday in France when their car crashed. John was tragically killed along with two of his children.  His partner Makayla is in hospital along with their other child.

Family friend Sarah Louise Gibbins is fund-raising to help the family