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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 areaTeesside, County Durham, North Yorkshire
Most playedAva Max, Powfu feat. beabadoobee, Joel CorryRadiomonitor
Launched24 June 1975
OwnerBauer Media Group (UK)
National salesBauer Media Group (UK)
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 (13,417 followers) compare
Twitter: Jobs@BauerMediaJobs (19,652 followers) compare
FacebookTFM (36,409 likes) compare
Data is from 2019. Feature awaiting Facebook re-authorisation.

Latest news stories

Former TFM and Smooth NE presenter Tom Davies found dead
RadioToday - published 25 July 2020, 12.01pm edt
L’audience de la radio au Sénégal
La Lettre.Pro Radio - published 5 February 2020, 12.20pm est
Every caller wins a holiday at Metro & TFM
RadioToday - published 17 January 2018, 9.13am est


Karen Wight Presenter
Mark Cliffe Content Controller
Phil Hardwick Copywriter
Steve Thomas Copywriter
Steve Furnell Presenter
Sue Timson Sales Director

…at Bauer Media Group (UK)

Abby Carvosso Group MD, Advertising
Alex Baker Creative Strategy Director
Andy Ashton Content Director - Greatest Hits Radio
Anne-Marie Lavan Group Marketing Director
Cat Martin Director of Communications
Chris Ward Content Operations & Group Production Director
Dee Ford Group Managing Director Radio
Frankie Bannerman Radio Account Manager
Gary Stein Group PD - Hits Radio Network
Graham Bryce Group MD - Hits Radio Network
Jo Baldwin Managering Director
John Pickford Editor in Chief
Kate Whitehorn Creative Strategy Director
Lucie Cave Editorial Director
Matthew Hobbs Chief Technology Officer
Paul Keenan Chief Executive
Rob Munro-Hall Co-Lead of Publishing World-Wide
Sarah Barnes HR Director
Sarah Vickery Group Finance & Strategy Director
Steve Taylor Commercial Creative Director
Tony Moorey Group Content Director - Absolute Radio & Magic

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