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LBC is a national news talk and phone-in speech radio station, broadcasting from Global Radio's HQ in Leicester Square, London.

Editorial area:
Weekly listening figures:
1,481,000 listenersRAJAR June 2015
8 October 1973
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National sales:
Ofcom licences:
AL000008 (Analogue local)
Former names:
LBC 1152
News Talk 1152
London News Talk 1152AM
LBC 97.3

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Postal address:
30 Leicester Square
Telephone - reception:
Telephone - studio:
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