Capital London

London's No.1 Hit Music Station
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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 playedShawn Mendes & Camila Cabello, Ed Sheeran feat. Chance The Rapper And PnB Rock, Ed Sheeran feat. KhalidRadiomonitor
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
TuneInCapital-London-958 (1,285,952 favourites) compare
audioBoomCapitalFMOfficial (23 followers) compare

Latest news stories

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

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Adam O'Neill Producer
Adrian Bodenham Engineer
Aimee Vivian Presenter
Alex Jones Broadcast Engineer
Andrew Wilson Producer
Ashley Bard Producer
Ben Ryder Producer
Damian Coombe Producer
Dan Hill Audio Producer
Edward Rummins Producer
Greg Hughes Producer
Jo Godfrey Producer
Joe Lyons Senior Creative Producer
Kat Shoob Presenter
Mark Farrington Broadcast Engineer
Mark Findlay Head of Live Music
Marvin Humes Presenter
Matt Garforth Senior Digital Content Producer
Paul Phelps Executive Producer
Richard Steel Producer
Roman Kemp Presenter
Stefan Valmundarson Producer
Toni Phillips Presenter
Will Cozens Presenter
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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