Your music, your life

Listen to TFM

You can listen to TFM on DAB and online

Remove the ads and support us: GO PRO

Facts and stats

TFM is a local commercial radio station for Teesside, Co. Durham and North Yorkshire, based in Newcastle.

All programming is shared with sister station Metro Radio with local splits for news, travel and advertising.

Editorial area:Teesside, County Durham, North Yorkshire
Most played songs:Chainsmokers, The & Coldplay, Katy Perry feat. Skip Marley, Clean Bandit feat. Zara LarssonRadiomonitor
Audience figures144,000 listeners per weekRAJAR December 2016
Launched:24 June 1975
OwnerBauer Media Group
National salesBauer Media Group
Members ofRadiocentre
Former namesRadio Tees
96.6 TFM
TFM Radio

Contact TFM

Postal address55 Degrees North
Pilgrim Street
Newcastle upon Tyne
+44 191 230 6100
+44 1642 616666
Official website

Social media

Twitter@TFMradio (10,985 followers) compare
Twitter: Jobs@BauerMediaJobs (18,151 followers) compare
FacebookTFM (34,451 likes) compare
TuneInTFM-966 (20,000 followers) compare


Alan Robson Presenter
Alex Roland Presenter
Ben Weston Presenter
Dan Black Presenter
Karen Wight Presenter
Lesley Kerrison Sales Director
Matt Wilkins Presenter
Phil Hardwick Copywriter
Richard Kell Presenter
Ruth Aiken Journalist
Sam Jackson Director of Music
Sophie Calvert Journalist
Steve Thomas Copywriter
Steve Furnell Presenter
Stu Smith Presenter
Tim West Presenter
Wayne Allen 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
Frankie Bannerman Sales Co-ordinator
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

Can you help update this entry?

Do you know this radio station’s mobile app details? Please add it to our directory.

Other information

TFM logo archive

Get a TFM logo for your VW car radio

Remove the ads and support us: GO PRO

Can we help?

How can I listen to TFM?

This is a user-edited website. Thank you to Graeme M, Dom S, Martin P and James C for their edits on this page. See the changelog, or edit it yourself.