Capital Birmingham

Birmingham's No.1 Hit Music Station
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Capital Birmingham is a local radio station owned and operated by Global Radio as part of the Capital radio network. It broadcasts to the West Midlands from studios at Brindleyplace in Birmingham City Centre.

With the exception of weekday drivetime, all programming is from the Capital network in London.

All programming is shared with Capital East Midlands with splits for local news, travel and advertising.

Editorial areaBirmingham
FormatTop 40
Most playedEd Sheeran feat. Chance The Rapper And Pnb Rock, Ed Sheeran & Justin Bieber, Avicii feat. Aloe BlaccRadiomonitor
Audience figures469,000 weekly listenersRAJAR March 2019
Launched1 January 1995
National salesGlobal
Members ofRadiocentre
Former namesChoice FM 102.2
Galaxy 102.2
102.2 Capital FM

Contact Capital Birmingham

Postal addressEleven Brindleyplace
2 Brunswick Square
B1 2LP
+44 121 695 0000
+44 121 606 5454
Official website

Social media

Twitter@CapitalOfficial (1,065,397 followers) compare
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Twitter: Newsdesk@GlobalsNewsroom (5,451 followers) compare
FacebookGlobal (9,700 likes) compare
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Anita Wright Managing Director
Brent Tobin Programme Director
James Daniels Deputy Programme Director
Mel Hancock Head of News
Sacha Brooks Presenter
Scott Clarke Presenter
Simon Forster Head of Creative
Will Manning Presenter

…at Global

Adam Johnson Director of Marketing
Andy Jones South Regional News Editor
Ashley Tabor Founder and Executive President
Byrion Smith Creative Technologist
Charlotte Winfield Journalist
Chris Baughen Managing Editor - Global Player
Emma Corsham Tech Op
Graham Sarath Commercial Director
James Rea Group Head of News
John Wilson Head of Commercial and Digital Design
Joshua Coupe Journalist
Matt Garforth Product Manager
Matt Gray Senior Broadcast Engineer
Mike Gordon Chief Commercial Officer
Richard Park Group Executive Director and Director of Broadcasting
Simon Blake Senior Engineer
Stephen Miron Group CEO
Stephen Clarke Broadcast Engineer
Stuart Mays Director of Commercial Strategy
Zach Watson Social Media Producer

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