BBC Radio Kent


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BBC Radio Kent is the BBC Local Radio service for the English county of Kent and the border areas of the London Boroughs of Bromley and Bexley, providing local news, talk and music.

The station is based in Tunbridge Wells and shares facilities with the regional news magazine BBC South East Today.

Editorial area:Kent
Most played songs:Emeli Sandé, Gerry Rafferty, Billy JoelRadiomonitor
Audience figures235,000 listeners per weekRAJAR December 2016
Launched:18 December 1970
Former namesBBC Radio Medway

Contact BBC Radio Kent

Postal addressThe Great Hall
Mount Pleasant Road
Tunbridge Wells
+44 1892 670000
+44 345 981 1111
Official website

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Abbie McCarthy Presenter
Alex Lester Presenter
Andy Garland Presenter
Angela Rennells Presenter
Bill Rennells Presenter
Caroline Revell Journalist
Claire Tiptaft Producer
Daryl Denham Presenter
Dominic King Presenter
James Whale Presenter
John Warnett Presenter
Libby Sutcliffe News Editor
Lynn Wallis-Eade Presenter
Maggie Doyle Presenter
Martin Buchanan Presenter
Matt Davison Presenter
Pat Marsh Presenter
Paul Leaper Programme Manager/Controller
Paul Leaper Programme Manager/Controller
Paul James (1) Presenter
Paul Harris (1) Presenter
Phil Harrison Presenter
Richard Spendlove Presenter
Roger Day Presenter
Simon Evans Presenter
Steve Ladner Presenter
Steve Woodhall BBC Local Radio Music Manager
Steve N Allen Presenter

…at BBC

Chris Roberts Project Engineer
Fran Unsworth Director BBC World Service Group
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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