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BBC Radio Solent

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BBC Radio Solent is the BBC Local Radio service for the Isle of Wight and the English counties of Hampshire and Dorset.Wikipedia

mapEditorial area:
South & mid-Hampshire, Dorset and Isle of Wight
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show_chartWeekly listening figures:
283,000 listenersRAJAR June 2016
31 December 1970
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historyFormer names:
BBC Dorset FM (Dorset only)
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placePostal address:
Broadcasting House
Havelock Road

SO14 7PW
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emailMain email
[email protected]
emailPersonal email
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Latest news stories


Abby Newbury Freelance Broadcast Assistant
Alun Newman Producer
Charlie Crocker Presenter
Charlotte Foot Journalist
Daniel Baker Presenter
David Allen Presenter
David Sheppard Presenter
Ed Sherry Producer, Breakfast Show
Emily Hudson Producer, Drivetime
Geoff Allen Presenter
Jon Cuthill Presenter
Judy Goodlet Presenter
Julian Clegg Presenter
Louisa Hannan Presenter
Lucy Warhurst Presenter
Mike Powell Presenter
Neil Sackley Presenter
Nick Girdler Presenter
Nicola Murry Head of News
Paul Miller Presenter
Phil Jackson Presenter
Sarah Miller Programme Director
Simon Jupp Presenter
Steve Harris (2) Presenter
Steve Woodhall BBC Local Radio Music Manager
Tim Daykin Presenter
Tristan Pascoe 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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