Free Radio

Let The Music Set You Free
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Free Radio is a British local commercial radio station for Birmingham from Bauer Media.

Editorial areaBirmingham and Black Country
FormatTop 40
Most playedEd Sheeran & Justin Bieber, Mabel, Jonas BrothersRadiomonitor
Launched19 February 1974
OwnerBauer Media Group (UK)
National salesBauer Media Group (UK)
Members ofRadiocentre
Former namesNew 96.4 BRMB
96.4 BRMB
BRMB Radio

Contact Free Radio

Postal addressNine Brindley Place
4 Oozells Square
B1 2DJ
+44 121 566 5200
+44 330 660 0964
Official website

Social media

Twitter@wearefreeradio (174,176 followers) compare
Twitter: Newsdesk@freeradionews (8,514 followers) compare
Twitter: Jobs@BauerMediaJobs (19,601 followers) compare
TuneInFree-Radio-Birmingham-964 (61,681 favourites) compare

Latest news stories

Free Radio to reduce local breakfast and drive shows
RadioToday - published 30 May 2019, 6.00am edt
Hits Radio to launch own UK Chart Show
RadioToday - published 4 January 2019, 10.41am est
Here’s Who Is Succeeding Watkins On NAB Radio Board
RBR/TVBR - published 7 December 2018, 11.38am est
Paul Gerrard joins Bauer as Hits Radio Content Director
RadioToday - published 6 November 2018, 5.10am est
Three cities to get the new Hits Live concert
RadioToday - published 22 October 2018, 9.40am edt


Adam Wilbourn Presenter
Alex Duffy Presenter
Barrie Hodge Producer
Dan Morrissey Presenter
Dan Dawson Journalist
Dan Kelly Presenter
David Francis Presenter
David Salt Programme Director
David Salt Deputy Brand Programme Director
David Smedley Broadcast Technician
Ed Nell Presenter
Jo Russell Presenter
John Dalziel Presenter
Kellie Maddox Journalist
Lindsey Alder Journalist
Louise Easton Journalist
Mike Newman Brand Programme Director
Phil Ray Presenter
Rob Trigg Journalist
Simon Borszowski Head of Production
Sparky Presenter
Stuart Bailey Editor
Toby Mackenzie Deputy Programme Director (Music)
Tom Phipps Journalist
Vicky Breakwell Head of News

…at Bauer Media Group (UK)

Abby Carvosso Group Managing Director Bauer Media Advertising
Alex Baker Editorial Director Bauer Adventure
Andy Ashton Content Director - Greatest Hits Radio Network
Cat Martin Director of Communications
Chris Ward Content Operations Director / Group Production Director - Bauer City Network
Dan Jennings Group Head of Production
Dee Ford Group Managing Director Radio
Drew Simmons Commercial Creative Director of Youth Brands Bauer Adventure
Frankie Bannerman Sales Co-ordinator
Gary Stein Group Programme Director Hits Radio Network
Graham Bryce Group Managing Director Bauer City Network
Jo Baldwin Digital Commercial Director
John Pickford Editor in Chief
Kat Knapp Commercial Content Director for Absolute Radio and Magic Bauer Adventure
Kate Whitehorn Commercial Content Director Bauer City Network Bauer Adventure
Kelly Benjko Group Head of Commercial Production
Lucie Cave Editorial Director
Lucy Dunn Editorial Director Magazine Media Adventure
Lucy Banks Executive Creative Director
Matt Rockley Engineer
Matthew Hobbs Chief Technology Officer
Paul Keenan Chief Executive
Sam Jones Digital Managing Director
Steve Taylor Commercial Creative Director Radio Bauer Adventure
Toby Mackenzie Head of Music - Bauer City 1 Network

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