Gem 106

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Gem 106 is a regional radio station in the Great East Midlands of the UK. It's owned by Orion Media, who also own the Free Radio stations in the West Midlands. It's a radio station aimed at a predominantly female audience, similar to Heart services in other areas.

The station was previously known as Radio 106, Century 106 and Heart 106: Global Radio being forced to sell the station in 2010 under competition rules.

There was previously a set of golden oldie AM stations in the area called "GEM-AM", though - apart from some staff - the stations aren't related.

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Weekly listening figures:
461,000 listenersRAJAR September 2014

Online contacts

Official website

Social media

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Amy Voce Presenter
Andy Miller Presenter
Ben Burrell Presenter
Bob Norman Managing Director
Dan Wood Presenter
Dangerous Dave Presenter
David Francis Presenter
David Tanner Producer
Katy White Journalist
Mark Rhodes Presenter
Matthew Smith Presenter
Mike Newman Programme Director
Naomi Kent Presenter
Sam Pinkham Presenter
Sam Nixon Presenter
Simon Ritchie Producer
Stuart Bailey Editor
Vicky Breakwell Head of News

...at Orion Media

Adrian Serle Commercial Director
David Lloyd Group Editorial Director
Phil Riley CEO

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