Rock FM

The Biggest Hits, The Biggest Throwbacks
British radio stations

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Facts and stats

97.4 Rock FM is an Independent Local Radio station broadcasting to Lancashire, North West England and some parts of North Wales. Its output is mainly contemporary pop and current chart hits.Wikipedia

Editorial areaLancashire
FormatContemporary hit radioFreebase
Most playedJax Jones feat. MNEK, Harry Styles, Kate BushRadiomonitor
Launched5 October 1982
OwnerBauer Media Audio UK
National salesBauer Media Audio UK
Members ofRadiocentre
Former namesRed Rose Radio
Red Rose Rock FM
97.4 Rock FM

Contact Rock FM

Postal addressCastle Quay
M15 4PR
+44 1772 477700
+44 1772 900974
Official website

Social media

Twitter@974RockFM (74,616 followers) compare
Twitter: Jobs@BauerMediaJobs (19,971 followers) compare
Facebook97.4 Rock FM (77,648 likes) compare
Data is from 2019. Feature awaiting Facebook re-authorisation.

Latest news stories

RB1 Radio plans to join DAB digital radio multiplex in Rotherham
RadioToday - published 29 June 2022, 7.29am edt
Olivia Jones to host afternoons on Hits Radio Pride
RadioToday - published 19 September 2021, 5.26am edt
Pour ses 40 ans, RFM fait revivre "La radio couleur"
La Lettre.Pro Radio - published 4 February 2021, 12.50am est
Olivia Jones joins Rock FM to co-host Breakfast
RadioToday - published 21 December 2020, 5.00am est
Former Radio Wave presenter creates Blackpool station
RadioToday - published 7 October 2020, 8.35am edt


Amy Scarisbrick Journalist
Fleur East Presenter
Gemma Atkinson Presenter
Hattie Pearson Presenter
James Barr Presenter
James Brownlow North West Regional Content Director
Jennie Longdon Presenter
Joel Ross Presenter
John Pickford Head of News
Jonathan Breeze Interactive Editor
Jordan Lee Presenter
Mike Toolan Presenter
Sarah-Jane Crawford Presenter
Scott Clarke Presenter
Steve Furnell Presenter
Wes Butters Presenter

…at Bauer Media Audio UK

Abby Carvosso Group MD, Advertising
Adam Newstead Senior Executive Producer, South England & Wales
Alex Baker Creative Strategy Director
Andy Ashton Content Director - Greatest Hits Radio
Anne-Marie Lavan Group Marketing Director
Cat Martin Director of Communications
Chris Ward Content Operations & Group Production Director
Dee Ford Group Managing Director Radio
Frankie Bannerman Radio Account Manager
Gary Stein Group PD - Hits Radio Network
Graham Bryce Chief Operating Officer
Jo Baldwin Managing Director
John Pickford Editor in Chief
Kate Whitehorn Creative Strategy Director
Lucie Cave Editorial Director
Matt Garforth Product Manager
Matthew Hobbs Chief Technology Officer
Paul Keenan Chief Executive
Rob Munro-Hall Co-Lead of Publishing World-Wide
Sarah Barnes HR Director
Sarah Vickery Group Finance & Strategy Director
Steve Taylor Commercial Creative Director
Stuart McGinley Content Producer
Tony Moorey Group Content Director - Absolute Radio & Magic

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