BBC Radio Leicester

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BBC Radio Leicester is the BBC Local Radio service for the English counties of Leicestershire and Rutland.Wikipedia

Editorial areaLeicestershire and Rutland
Most playedPaloma Faith, Jake Bugg, Ed SheeranRadiomonitor
Audience figures147,000 listeners per weekRAJAR September 2017
Launched8 November 1967

Contact BBC Radio Leicester

Postal address9 St Nicholas Place
+44 116 251 6688
+44 116 251 1049
Official website

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Sophie Shardlow Managing Editor
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…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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