Metro Radio

Your music, your life

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Facts and stats

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

Editorial area:
Tyneside, Wearside, Northumberland and County Durham
Contemporary hit radioFreebase
Weekly listening figures:
379,000 listenersRAJAR June 2015
15 July 1974
Bauer Media Group logo
National sales:
Ofcom licences:
AL000083 (Analogue local)
Former names:
Metro FM

Contact Metro Radio

Postal address:
55 Degrees North
Pilgrim Street

Newcastle upon Tyne
Telephone - reception:
Telephone - studio:
Official website
Personal email

Social media

Twitter: Jobs
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Twitter: Newsdesk
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Alan Robson Presenter
Brian Moore Presenter
Chris Pegg Programme Director
Chris Felton Producer
Dan Black Presenter
Dom Stirling 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 Bauer Media Group

Akhil Suchak Head of Social
David Board Broadcast Engineer
Dee Ford Group Managing Director Radio
Graham Bryce Group Managing Director Bauer City Network
Jo Baldwin Digital Commercial Director
John Pickford Editor in Chief
Matthew Hobbs Chief Technology Officer
Owen Ryan Bauer City Network Group Content Director
Paul Keenan Chief Executive
Sam Jones Digital Managing Director

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