Absolute 80s

The UK's only 80s Radio Station

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Absolute 80s is a British national digital radio station in the United Kingdom catering for "reluctant adults" who want to reconnect with the tunes of their 80s youth.

The station is a brand extension of Bauer Media's Absolute Radio.

mapEditorial area:UK
library_musicMost played songs:Depeche Mode, Beastie Boys, Clash, TheRadiomonitor
show_chartAudience figures1,529,000 listeners per weekRAJAR December 2016
eventLaunched:4 December 2009
businessOwnerBauer Media Group
storeNational salesBauer Media Group
card_membershipMembers ofRadiocentre

Contact Absolute 80s

Postal addressNo 1 Golden Square
Telephone+44 20 7434 1215
Official website

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Brian Murphy Producer
Christian O'Connell Presenter
Eloise Carr Producer
Frank Skinner Presenter
James Curran Director of Music
Lee Price Head of Production
Leona Graham Presenter
Martyn Lee Presenter
Matthew Rudd Presenter
Richie Firth Producer, Breakfast Show
Robbie Harrison Presenter
Sarah Champion Presenter
Tony Hadley Presenter
Tony Moorey Programme Director
Tony Moorey Programme Director

…at Bauer Media Group

Abby Carvosso Group Managing Director Bauer Media Advertising
Alex Baker Editorial Director Bauer Adventure
Dan Jennings Group Head of Production
Dee Ford Group Managing Director Radio
Drew Simmons Commercial Creative Director of Youth Brands Bauer Adventure
Graham Bryce Group Managing Director Bauer City Network
Jo Baldwin Digital Commercial Director
John Pickford Editor in Chief
Kat Knapp Commercial Content Director for Absolute Radio and Magic Bauer Adventure
Kate Whitehorn Commercial Content Director Bauer City Network Bauer Adventure
Kelly Benjko Group Head of Commercial Production
Lucy Dunn Editorial Director Magazine Media Adventure
Lucy Banks Executive Creative Director
Matthew Hobbs Chief Technology Officer
Owen Ryan Bauer City Network Group Content Director
Paul Keenan Chief Executive
Sam Jones Digital Managing Director
Steve Taylor Commercial Creative Director Radio Bauer Adventure

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