Free Radio

The Biggest Hits, The Biggest Throwbacks
British radio stations

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Facts and stats

Free Radio is a British local commercial radio station for Birmingham from Bauer Media.

All programming is shared with Free Radio Shropshire & Black Country.

Editorial areaBirmingham
FormatTop 40
Most playedAva Max, Powfu feat. beabadoobee, Jubël feat. NEIMYRadiomonitor
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 (171,145 followers) compare
Twitter: Newsdesk@freeradionews (9,457 followers) compare
Twitter: Jobs@BauerMediaJobs (19,660 followers) compare

Latest news stories

A Free Radio App, In Response To COVID-19 Crisis
RBR/TVBR - published 16 March 2020, 5.43pm edt
New programmers appointed for Hits Radio Network
RadioToday - published 12 September 2019, 8.05am edt
David Lloyd releases new Radio Secrets book
RadioToday - published 27 August 2019, 1.34am edt
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


Dan Morrissey Presenter
Dan Dawson Journalist
David Salt Programme Director
Kellie Maddox Journalist
Louise Easton Journalist

…at Bauer Media Group (UK)

Abby Carvosso Group MD, Advertising
Alex Baker Creative Strategy Director
Andy Ashton Content Director - Greatest Hits Radio
Anne-Marie Lavan Group Marketing Director
Cat Martin Director of Communications
Chris Ward Content Operations & Group Production Director
Dee Ford Group Managing Director Radio
Frankie Bannerman Radio Account Manager
Gary Stein Group PD - Hits Radio Network
Graham Bryce Group MD - Hits Radio Network
Jo Baldwin Managering Director
John Pickford Editor in Chief
Kate Whitehorn Creative Strategy Director
Lucie Cave Editorial Director
Matthew Hobbs Chief Technology Officer
Paul Keenan Chief Executive
Rob Munro-Hall Co-Lead of Publishing World-Wide
Sarah Barnes HR Director
Sarah Vickery Group Finance & Strategy Director
Steve Taylor Commercial Creative Director
Tony Moorey Group Content Director - Absolute Radio & Magic

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