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BBC London 94.9 is London's BBC Local Radio station providing a service of news, views, entertainment, phone-in's, travel news, weather and eclectic music which is based at BBC Broadcasting House in central London.

The station covers an editorial area of London's 32 boroughs, the City of London and parts of the home counties in or just outside the M25, such as Epsom, Watford and Epping.

Editorial area:
Greater London
Most played songs:
Weekly listening figures:
477,000 listenersRAJAR June 2015
6 October 1970
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Members of:
Former names:
BBC Radio London
BBC London Live
BBC London 94.9

Contact BBC London

Postal address:
BBC Broadcasting House
Portland Place

Telephone - reception:
Telephone - studio:
Official website
Main email
Personal email

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Alex Farrell Producer
Anna Cookson Journalist
Anna O'Neill Journalist
Billy Reeves Journalist
Chris Rogers Presenter
Dan Roberts Presenter
Dan Roberts Producer
David Robey Programme Manager/Controller
Dotun Adebayo Presenter
Duncan Barkes Presenter
Eddie Nestor Presenter
Emma Jones Presenter
Fiona McKinnon Journalist
Gaby Roslin Presenter
Gary Crowley Presenter
Harriet Scott Presenter
James Max Presenter
Jason Rosam Journalist
Jason Rosam Presenter
JoAnne Good Presenter
Jumoke Fashola Presenter
Kate Lyons Producer
Louise Pepper Journalist
Nicki Wilson Editor
Nikki Bedi Presenter
Nishi Banga Producer
Paul Ross Presenter
Paul Hilton Producer
Penny Smith Presenter
Phil Parry Presenter
Pippa Sparkes Journalist
Rob Oxley Journalist
Robert Elms Presenter
Sara Orchard Presenter
Shay Grewal Presenter
Simon Lederman Presenter
Steve Woodhall BBC Local Radio Music Manager
Sunny Grewal Presenter
Susana Mendonça Journalist
Tony Blackburn Presenter
Vanessa Feltz Presenter
Yasmeen Khan Presenter BBC

Chris Roberts Project Engineer
Danny Cohen Director BBC Television
Fran Unsworth Director BBC World Service Group
Helen Boaden Director of BBC Radio
James Harding Director of News and Current Affairs
Tony Hall Director-General

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