Capital North East

The North East's No.1 Hit Music Station
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Capital North East is a regional radio station owned and operated by Global Radio as part of the Capital radio network.Wikipedia

Editorial areaNorth East England
FormatTop 40
Most playedEd Sheeran & Justin Bieber, Ed Sheeran feat. Chance The Rapper And Pnb Rock, Avicii feat. Aloe BlaccRadiomonitor
Audience figures425,000 weekly listenersRAJAR March 2019
Launched1 June 1999
National salesGlobal
Members ofRadiocentre
Former namesGalaxy 105-106
105-106 Capital FM

Contact Capital North East

Postal addressGlobal Radio
7th Floor
Wellbar Central
36 Gallowgate
Newcastle upon Tyne
+44 191 444 2500
+44 333 999 1056
Official website

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David McSparron Chief Engineer
Giles Tanner Managing Editor
James Cusack Presenter
Kim Miljus Sales/Commercial Director
Lee Sevenoaks Deputy Managing Editor
Martin Lowes Presenter
Matt Bailey Presenter
Rob Howard 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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