Metro Radio

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Metro Radio is an independent local radio station based in Newcastle upon Tyne, England, and broadcasting to Tyne and Wear, County Durham and Northumberland.Wikipedia

mapEditorial area:Tyneside, Wearside, Northumberland and County Durham
hearingFormatContemporary hit radioFreebase
library_musicMost played songs:Chainsmokers, The & Coldplay, Jax Jones feat. RAYE, Katy Perry feat. Skip MarleyRadiomonitor
show_chartAudience figures367,000 listeners per weekRAJAR December 2016
eventLaunched:15 July 1974
businessOwnerBauer Media Group
storeNational salesBauer Media Group
card_membershipMembers ofRadiocentre
historyFormer namesMetro FM

Contact Metro Radio

Postal address55 Degrees North
Pilgrim Street
Newcastle upon Tyne
+44 191 230 6100
+44 191 488 3188
Official website

Social media

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Alan Robson Presenter
Brian Moore Presenter
Chris Pegg Programme Director
Chris Felton Producer
Dan Black Presenter
Jonny Chambers Presenter
Karen Wight Presenter
Kenny Dick Presenter
Mark Cliffe Producer, Breakfast Show
Matt Wilkins Presenter
Matthew Bromham Sales Director
Micky Welch Journalist
Ruth Aiken Journalist
Sam Jackson Director of Music
Sharron Dennis Head of Production
Sophie Calvert Journalist
Steve Furnell Presenter
Stu Smith Presenter
Stuart Elmore Presenter
Tom Haynes Deputy Programme Director
Wayne Tunnicliffe 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
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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