BBC Radio Ulster

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Facts and stats

BBC Radio Ulster is one of two Northern Irish BBC radio stations, the other being BBC Radio Foyle located in the city of Derry. BBC Radio Ulster is located at Broadcasting House in the Ormeau Avenue area of Belfast city centre.Wikipedia

Editorial areaNorthern Ireland
Most playedJoshua Burnside, Trudi Lalor feat. Mick Foster, Badly Drawn BoyRadiomonitor
Audience figures516,000 weekly listenersRAJAR December 2019
Launched1 January 1975
Former namesBBC Home Service Northern Ireland
BBC Radio 4 Northern Ireland

Contact BBC Radio Ulster

Postal addressBroadcasting House
Ormeau Avenue
Telephone+44 28 9033 8000
Official website

Social media

Twitter@bbcradioulster (34,169 followers) compare
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Twitter: Jobs@BBCCareers (130,183 followers) compare
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Latest news stories

BBC Radio Ulster reveals the remainder of its new schedule changes
BBC Media Centre - published 8 October 2019, 7.00am edt
BBC Radio Ulster to air new series of four live mixes - In The Mix
BBC Media Centre - published 11 March 2019, 5.00am edt
BBC Radio Ulster/Foyle RAJAR figures released for Q4 2017
BBC Media Centre - published 7 February 2018, 7.01pm est


Chris Buckler Presenter
Eve Blair Presenter
Kim Lenaghan Presenter
Peter Johnston Controller
Sarah Brett Presenter
Sean Coyle Presenter
Stephen Nolan Presenter
Susan Lovell Managing Director

…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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