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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

Editorial areaSouth & mid-Hampshire, Dorset and Isle of Wight
FormatNews/Sport/Talk
Most playedEd Sheeran, Tom Chaplin, Charlie PuthRadiomonitor
Audience figures252,000 listeners per weekRAJAR September 2017
Launched31 December 1970
OwnerBBC
Former namesBBC Dorset FM (Dorset only)

Contact BBC Radio Solent

Postal addressBroadcasting House
Havelock Road
Southampton
SO14 7PW
Telephone:
reception
+44 23 8063 1311
Telephone:
studio
+44 345 303 0961
Official website
Wikipedia
YouTube
Main emailradio.solent@bbc.co.uk
Personal emailfirstname.lastname@bbc.co.uk

Social media

Twitter@BBCRadioSolent (53,961 followers) compare
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Latest news stories

BBC Radio Solent makes Christmas promo video
RadioToday - published 28 November 2017, 9.40am est
Fox to present radio show
media.info - published 29 April 2015, 4.40am edt

People

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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