Capital London

London's No.1 Hit Music Station
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You can hear Capital London on DAB Digital Radio, FM, Freesat, Freeview (UK), Radioplayer UK, Virgin Media and online

Facts and stats

Capital London is a top 40 station owned by Global Radio. It was the second commercial radio station to go on-air in the UK, in October 1973, and has broadcast under the Capital name ever since. Broadcasting from studios in Leicester Square, Capital programming is now heard throughout the UK on additional FM stations and since September 12th 2016 on the Digital One national DAB multiplex.

Editorial areaGreater London
FormatTop 40
Most playedRegard, Joel Corry, Ed Sheeran feat. StormzyRadiomonitor
Audience figures1,834,000 weekly listenersRAJAR June 2019
Launched16 October 1973
National salesGlobal
Members ofRadiocentre
Former namesCapital Radio
Capital 95.8
95.8 Capital FM

Contact Capital London

Postal address30 Leicester Square
+44 20 7766 6000
+44 20 7484 8958
Official website

Social media

Twitter@CapitalLondon (134,457 followers) compare
Twitter: Newsdesk@CapitalLONnews (2,664 followers) compare
FacebookCapital FM (2,479,715 likes) compare
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Latest news stories

'The Blair Stitch-Up Project' - published 23 January 2018, 7.31pm est

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Adrian Bodenham Engineer
Aimee Vivian Presenter
Alex Jones Broadcast Engineer
Ant Payne Presenter
Ben Ryder Producer
Dan Hill Senior Imaging Producer
Greg Hughes Deputy Managing Editor
James Bassam Presenter
Jimmy Hill Presenter
JJ Presenter
Joe Lyons Senior Creative Producer
Lauren Layfield Presenter
Marvin Humes Presenter
Paul Phelps Executive Producer
Richard Steel Head of Shows & Producers
Rio Fredrika Presenter
Rob Howard Presenter
Roman Kemp Presenter
Sarah Story Presenter
Sonny Jay Presenter
Toni Phillips Presenter
Vick Hope Producer
Will Cozens Presenter
Will Manning Presenter

…at Global

Adam Johnson Director of Marketing
Ashley Tabor Founder and Executive President
Ashley Bard Group Head of Brand Production
Byrion Smith Creative Technologist
Chris Baughen Managing Editor - Global Player
Darren Singer Chief Financial Officer
Graham Sarath Area Business Director
Ian Hanson Chief Operating Officer
James Rea Director of Broadcasting
Lord Allen of Kensington CBE Chairman
Mark Findlay Group Head of Live Music
Matt Garforth Product Manager
Matt Gray Managing Engineer (London)
Mike Gordon Chief Commercial Officer
Richard Park Senior Programming Advisor
Simon Blake Senior Engineer
Stephen Clarke Broadcast Engineer
Stephen Miron Group CEO
Will Harding Chief Strategy Officer

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