BBC Newcastle

Radio for the North East
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BBC Newcastle is the BBC Local Radio service English metropolitan county of Tyne and Wear, broadcasting from studios on Barrack Road in Newcastle upon Tyne....Wikipedia

Editorial areaTyne and Wear, Northumberland & Northern Co. Durham
Most playedHarry Styles, Celeste, Weeknd, TheRadiomonitor
Audience figures244,000 weekly listenersRAJAR December 2019
Launched2 January 1971
Former namesBBC Radio Newcastle

Contact BBC Newcastle

Postal addressBroadcasting Centre
Barrack Road
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE99 1RN
+44 191 232 4141
+44 191 232 6565
Official website

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Alfie Joey Presenter
Anna Foster Presenter
Charlie Charlton Presenter
Chris Donald Presenter
Doug Morris Managing Editor
Gilly Hope Presenter
Ingrid Hagemann Presenter
Jamie Wilkinson Presenter
Jon Harle Presenter
Kathy Secker Presenter
Marian Foster Presenter
Martin Emmerson Presenter
Matthew Raisbeck Presenter
Michael Poulter Presenter
Nick Roberts Presenter
Nick Barnes Presenter
Paddy MacDee Presenter
Railton Howes Presenter
Rebecca O'Neill Presenter
Rik Martin Head of News
Simon Logan Presenter
Simon Pryde Presenter
Steffen Peddie Presenter
Stephanie Finnon Presenter
Steve Woodhall BBC Local Radio Music Manager
Sue Sweeney Presenter

…at BBC

Alistair Tyne Engineer
Chris Roberts Project Engineer
Fran Unsworth Director - BBC News
Helen Boaden Director of BBC Radio
James Harding Director of News and Current Affairs
James Purnell Director of radio education arts music learning and children
James Purnell Director of Strategy
Tony Hall Director-General

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