LBC London News

London's news, all the time

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Listen to LBC London News on AM, DAB, Virgin Media and online

Facts and stats

LBC London News, formerly LBC News 1152, is London's only rolling news radio station.

Editorial area:
Greater London
Weekly listening figures:
513,000 listenersRAJAR June 2015
8 October 1973
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Global logo
National sales:
Ofcom licences:
AL000007 (Analogue local)
Former names:
News Direct
ITN News Direct
London News 97.3
News 97.3
LBC News 1152

Contact LBC London News

Postal address:
30 Leicester Square
Telephone - reception:
Telephone - studio:
Official website
Main email
Personal email
Studio email

Social media

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@thisisglobal (14,465 followers)
Twitter: Newsdesk
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Andre Morgan Presenter
Charlie Girling Entertainment Editor
Chloe Aust Presenter
Chris Lowrie Head of Production
James Rea Managing Editor
Jim Diamond Presenter
Mark Farrington Broadcast Engineer
Matt Gray Broadcast Engineer
Sam Pittis Presenter
Sunta Templeton Presenter
Vicky Etchells Head of News Global

Adam Johnson Director of Marketing
Adrian Bodenham Engineer
Andy Jones South Regional News Editor
Anna Harding Yorkshire and North East Regional News Editor
Ashley Tabor Founder and Executive President
Ben Poor Creative Technologist
Byrion Smith Creative Technologist
Emma Corsham Tech Op
James Rea Group Head of News
John Wilson Head of Commercial and Digital Design
Mark Farrington Broadcast Engineer
Mike Gordon Chief Commercial Officer
Pete Redhead Creative Technologist
Richard Park Group Executive Director and Director of Broadcasting
Simon Blake Senior Engineer
Stephen Miron Group CEO
Stuart Mays Director of Commercial Strategy
Vicky Etchells Deputy Head of News
Zach Watson Social Media Producer

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