red dot radio

2 hour show every night

To request a song / record for a friend or relative:

Call: 0131 537 5353

Or e-mail:

red dot radio in action

Friends & Sponsors

JMW Systems Ltd
St Andrew's Timber
John Lewis - Sponsor
Hospedia - Sponsor
Lothian Buses - Sponsor
Elliot Hire Services - Sponsor

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'Heard It - Played It - Seen It'

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raising funds

Look for the yellow bin in the RVS canteen area

CDs, computer games and dvds can be turned into funds, so long as they have a bar code

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Welcome to red dot radio – one of over 200 hospital radio stations in Britain. Our programmes are available in:

  • Western General Hospital
  • Royal Victoria Building
  • Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh

The mainstay of our programmes is the nightly request show from 8pm - 10pm where the patients choose all the music..

Visit our LIVE studio WEBCAM! Web Camera
(only available between 7 & 10 PM)


Follow us around the site and see who we are. Support or Join our little group of hard working volunteers. We visit patients, play music and bring a smile to those who need it most.

Join red dot radio

red dot radio is always looking for talent. Read through our information pack and complete the application form today!

Bring a little joy to patients through the radio!


Border Bicuits

Border Biscuits - main sponsors of the request shows.






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Latest News

ESMS pupils confirmed for Christmas concert Friday 22nd December 12-2pm


For the fifth year pupils from Mary Erskine and Stewart's Melville schools will be performing their Christmas Concert of music and carols in the main concourse of the Royal Infirmary on Friday 22nd December between 12 noon and 2 p.m
Spread the word!!


100 Club for 2017-18
Christmas Draw Special


Congratulations to:

Malcolm Kirby

Susan Fowlie

Lisa Stove

That's the last minute presents sorted - congratulations all !!


100 club 2017

red dot radio 100 club is well under way, however there are still a few subscriptions left so it's not too late to support us this year:-

. download form here


apply online


10 draws remaining each for £25


Full terms and conditions here



Send a text to 70070

Use the texting service on your mobile phone to make a donation up to £10.

e.g. to donate 5 text: DOTT13 £5

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