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Free Radio 80s

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Free Radio 80s is a radio station playing 80s pop music on DAB and AM in the West Midlands and a brand extension of Bauer Media's Free Radio. It's formerly been known variously as Xtra AM and Classic Gold.

Editorial areaWest Midlands
FormatOldies
Most playedPatrice Rushen, Waterboys, The, Bill Medley & Jennifer WarnesRadiomonitor
Launched4 April 1989
OwnerBauer Media Group
National salesBauer Media Group
Members ofRadiocentre
Former names1152 Xtra AM
Capital Gold
Mercia Sound
Xtra AM 1359
Mercia Classic Gold 1359
Classic Gold 1359
WABC
Nice & Easy Radio WABC
Beacon Radio
Classic Gold WABC
Classic Gold 990/1017
Gold (Midlands)

Contact Free Radio 80s

Postal addressNine Brindley Place
4 Oozells Square
Birmingham
B1 2DJ
Telephone:
reception
+44 121 566 5200
Telephone:
studio
+44 330 660 0999
Official website
Wikipedia
Personal emailfirstname.lastname@freeradio.co.uk

Social media

Twitter: Newsdesk@freeradionews (6,676 followers) compare
Twitter@FreeRadio80s (1,176 followers) compare
Twitter: Jobs@BauerMediaJobs (18,842 followers) compare
FacebookFree Radio (170,407 likes) compare

Latest news stories

Christmas will be Free this year: Free Radio 80s goes Xmassy
Press Release - published 14 November 2014, 5.36am est

People

Phil Ray Presenter

…at Bauer Media Group

Abby Carvosso Group Managing Director Bauer Media Advertising
Alex Baker Editorial Director Bauer Adventure
Cat Martin Director of Communications
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
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
Lucy Dunn Editorial Director Magazine Media Adventure
Lucy Banks Executive Creative Director
Matthew Hobbs Chief Technology Officer
Owen Ryan Bauer City Network Group Content Director
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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