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Gold

The greatest hits of all time
British radio stations

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You can hear Gold on AM, DAB Digital Radio, Freesat, Radioplayer UK, Virgin Media and online

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Gold is a commercial radio station owned by Global Radio. The station playlists classic hits from the 60s, 70s and 80s with some songs from the 1950s for an audience over 45+ and is male skewed.

Originally a network spanning the country after the merger of the Classic Gold and Capital Gold networks, in 2019 Gold broadcasts on AM to London, Manchester, Cambridge, Peterborough and the East Midlands and on DAB across the UK on the Digital One Multiplex in DAB+.

Gold has a live breakfast show each morning then for the rest of the day is automated with travel news during 'The Gold Rush' at drivetime.

Editorial areaUK
FormatOldies
Most playedZombies, The, Neil Sedaka, Edison LighthouseRadiomonitor
Audience figures1,302,000 weekly listenersRAJAR June 2019
Launched28 November 1988
OwnerGlobal
National salesGlobal
Members ofRadiocentre
IAB UK
Former namesClassic Gold
Brunel Classic Gold
Brunel Radio
Radio Brunel
GWR Radio
Radio West
Radio Mercury
Mercury Extra
Fame 1521
Breeze
Classic Gold Breeze
Chiltern Radio
Chiltern Radio Supergold
The Breeze
Supergold Three Counties Radio
Three Counties Radio
Severn Sound
Invicta Sound
Invicta Radio
Coast AM
Coast Classics
Invicta Supergold
Capital Gold
Fortune 1458
Lite AM
Big 1458 AM
Amber Radio
Classic Gold Amber
Northants Radio Supergold
Hereward Radio
GEM AM
Radio Trent
Classic Gold GEM
WGMS
1332 The World's Greatest Music Station
Hereward Radio
Plymouth Sound AM
The Gold AM
South Coast Radio
Southern Sound
GWR
Wiltshire Radio
Smooth Radio (Peterborough & Cambridge only)

Contact Gold

Postal address30 Leicester Square
London
WC2H 7LA
Telephone:
reception
+44 20 7766 6888
Telephone:
studio
+44 345 231 8888
Official website
Wikipedia
Main emailfirstname.lastname@global.com
Personal emailfirstname.surname@thisisglobal.com

Social media

Twitter@MyGoldMusic (6,882 followers) compare
Twitter: Newsdesk@GlobalsNewsroom (5,451 followers) compare
FacebookMygoldmusic (39,327 likes) compare
TuneInGold-London-1548 (211,775 favourites) compare

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People

Adrian Stewart Programme Director
Adrian Bodenham Engineer
Alex Jones Broadcast Engineer
David Andrews Presenter
James Bassam Presenter

…at Global

Adam Johnson Director of Marketing
Ashley Tabor Founder and Executive President
Ashley Bard Group Head of Brand Production
Byrion Smith Creative Technologist
Chris Baughen Managing Editor - Global Player
Darren Singer Chief Financial Officer
Graham Sarath Area Business Director
Ian Hanson Chief Operating Officer
James Rea Director of Broadcasting
Lord Allen of Kensington CBE Chairman
Mark Findlay Group Head of Live Music
Matt Garforth Product Manager
Matt Gray Managing Engineer (London)
Mike Gordon Chief Commercial Officer
Richard Park Senior Programming Advisor
Simon Blake Senior Engineer
Stephen Clarke Broadcast Engineer
Stephen Miron Group CEO
Will Harding Chief Strategy Officer

Other information

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