Derek Webster

    Derek has been a familiar voice on North West radio since he started his professional career at Lancashire’s first commercial station, Red Rose Radio in 1982. Since then he has worked at Jazz FM, Century Radio and Smooth Radio. Other stations include The Bay in Lancaster, Radio City Gold, Lancashire’s 2BR, and BBC Radio Cumbria Derek learned his trade as a hospital radio volunteer at Whiston Hospital near Liverpool, starring in his own children’s radio serial, Captain Flash, which was later broadcast by Billy Butler on BBC Radio Merseyside.