BBC Sussex

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BBC Sussex is the BBC Local Radio service for the counties of East Sussex and West Sussex, along with the unitary authority of Brighton & Hove.

Most programming is shared with BBC Surrey except for breakfast and a 'news hour' during drivetime from 1700.

Local programming originates either from BBC Sussex's Brighton studio or BBC Surrey in Guildford.

Since December 9th 2015, Crawley is once again covered by BBC Sussex after changes to Sussex DAB mulitplex reception to the north of Sussex. FM listeners will also continue to be covered by sister station BBC Surrey.

Editorial areaSussex
Most playedHarry Styles, Weeknd, The, Dua LipaRadiomonitor
Audience figures219,000 weekly listenersRAJAR September 2019
Launched14 February 1968
Former namesBBC Radio Brighton (Brighton only)
BBC Radio Sussex
BBC Radio Sussex and Surrey
BBC Southern Counties Radio

Contact BBC Sussex

Postal address40-42 Queens Road
+44 1273 320428
+44 345 957 0057
Official website

Social media

Twitter@BBCSussex (123,883 followers) compare
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FacebookBBC Sussex (58,012 likes) compare
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Latest news stories

BBC Sussex wins annual quiz against Spirit FM
RadioToday - published 28 May 2019, 7.50am edt


Allison Ferns Presenter
Angus Moorat Head of News
Danny Pike Presenter
Dave Cash Presenter
David Jensen Presenter
Graham Dene Presenter
Jenny Day Producer
Joe Talbot Presenter
John Lees Presenter
Johnny Cantor Presenter/Commentator
Kathryn Langley Journalist
Kerry Aitken Presenter
Mark Carter Presenter
Mimms Lovelock Presenter
Neil Pringle Presenter
Nic Ayling Presenter
Paul Jenner Presenter
Phil Jackson Presenter
Sara David Managing Editor
Sarah Gorrell Presenter
Shaun Tilley Presenter
Simon Levenson Presenter
Stephen Cranford Presenter
Steve Woodhall BBC Local Radio Music Manager
Sylvie Blackmore Presenter
Tim Durrans Presenter
Warren Aspinall Presenter

…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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