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Founded in 2014, Communicorp UK is the fourth largest commercial radio group in the UK. It owns regional radio stations across many parts of the UK, which licence brands and national programming from Global. Global also represents the stations on a national level, while Communicorp UK sells advertising locally. Communicorp UK produces local programming for the stations, mostly confined to breakfast and drivetime shows.

Comunicorp UK also owns one local radio station in Manchester called XS.

It is owned by the Irish media company Communicorp, which was formed by Denis O'Brien in 1989. Communicorp is also present in a further seven countries.

Audience figures3,633,000 listeners per weekRAJAR June 2017
Launched1 April 2014
OwnerCommunicorp
Members ofRadiocentre

Titles owned

Capital Scotland
Central Scotland
Capital South Wales
Cardiff and Newport
Heart North Wales
North and Mid Wales
Heart Yorkshire
South and West Yorkshire
Smooth Radio: East Midlands
East Midlands
Smooth Radio: North West
North West England
Smooth Radio: North East
North East England
XS Manchester
Manchester

Contact Communicorp UK

Postal addressLaser House
Waterfront Quay
Salford Quays
M50 3XW
Telephone+44 161 662 4602
Official website
Wikipedia
Main emailinfo@communicorp.ie
Personal emailfirstname.lastname@communicorpuk.com

Social media

Twitter@CommunicorpUK (761 followers) compare
FacebookCommunicorp UK (246 likes) compare

Latest news stories

Doing the DAB radio event travels to Cardiff
RadioToday - published 19 August 2017, 5.50am edt
Spence Macdonald swaps Heart for Wireless Group
RadioToday - published 27 April 2017, 6.21am edt
Real Radio XS to rebrand as XS Manchester
media.info - published 23 February 2016, 5.55am est
#RAJAR - Smooth North East hits new high
Press Release - published 29 October 2015, 5.06am edt
Capital FM's One To Watch launches new talent search with Sigma
Press Release - published 12 October 2015, 6.55am edt

People

Alison Forshaw Managing Director
Clare Liddell Head of Marketing
Gavin Bruce Managing Director
Grace Hannah Director of People
Heather Kane Group Head of News and Programming
Katie Mackenzie Communications & Culture Executive
Keith Crane Business Development
Mark Lee Chief Executive

…at Communicorp

Andy Ashton Group Programme Director

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