About Radio Alba

Radio Alba is a Christian internet radio station and is sponsored by Glasgow Churches Together, by the music committee of the Archdiocese of Glasgow, and by ACTS.

We gladly welcome contributions and are particularly keen on promoting material from schools as we continue to develop our service to the community. We have already celebrated five years of providing a range of Christian content – Morning Prayers, School Morning Prayers, Evening and Night Prayers, prayers for those who mourn, prayers for peace, and a steady flow of news from such as the Scottish Catholic Observer, Life and Work, Sciaf, Open House, Flourish, Mary’s Meals, Vocation Justice, Justice and Peace Scotland, the Comboni Mission magazine, the Focolari, The Little Sisters of the Poor, ‘The Light of the North,’ ‘Africa’ Magazine, Medicines sens Frontieres, the Sailor’s Society and many others . . .

There are various ways to listen to Radio Alba. You can listen on your PC simply click the “Play Radio Alba” in the left hand menu and click on the button to listen.

You can also listen on your iPad, iPhone or other smart phones with a web browser. Simply enter www.radioalba.org domain into your smartphone or iPads browser.

When the website appears simply click on the “Play Radio Alba” link and click on the play to start playing.

There are a number of applications you can download to play Internet radio from Google store or the  Apple Apps store. Simply go to the appropriate store and search for Internet Radio Players.

chedule for Week Beginning 9th August 2020 


Daily Times

Tune in to

07:00         08:00

09:00         10:00


Morning Hour

Morning Prayers

Morning Prayer for the Young by Kirstie

Scripture notes for next Sunday by Canon Bob Hill, and the notes for the daily readings from Liturgical Calendar

Blessing for the Sick


12:00        18:00

Lunchtime / Teatime slot 2 hours

12.00 / 18.00 Glasgow Churches Together prays for Families

12.15:5 Golden Oldies

12.30  / 18.30 Chatterbox

1.00 / 19.00   Psalms

1.30 / 19.30   The GreatTradition

20:00         21:00


Evening hour 




 This weeks specials 


Tune in to


12:00          18:00

Mass for the 9th August is led by Fr Ronald Campbell of St Margaret’s, Lochgilphead, with reader Tony Jones, cantor Grace Buckley, music from the files of the St Mungo Singers. harpist Noel Donnelly, and organists Jacqueline Barrett and Jane McKenna.

Monday to Saturday

12:00          18:00

Led by Jean Swinbank Glasgow Churches Together prays for our Families  It is followed by a nostalgic trip with 5 Golden Oldies

Morning Prayer for the Young is led by Kirstie of our Lady of the Rosary Primary School

Monday to Saturday

07:30         08:30

09:30         10:30 11:30        

20:20         21:20


In our Magazine Donald MacInnes gives us an Obituary of John Hume by Archbishop Martin, and a reflection from Pope Francis; then we hear from  the Bishops Conference of Scotland (and of England and Wales) on Nuclear Weapons, a note from Elaine Duncan of the Scottish Bible Society, and Lynne MacNeill of Life and Work on Biblical Plants and Sacred Spaces


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