West Sound

The Greatest Hits for Dumfries and Galloway
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Facts and stats

West Sound is a classic hits radio station for Dumfries and Galloway from Bauer Media and is part of the Greatest Hits Network.

From September 2019, local breakfast and drive will be replaced with network programming from Clyde 2 which are already broadcast on sister City 2 stations on AM across Scotland.

The station is one of two radio stations in Bauer's City Two Network to broadcast on FM.

Editorial areaDumfries and Galloway
Most playedAztec Camera, Donna Summer, Bill WithersRadiomonitor
Launched21 May 1990
OwnerBauer Media Group (UK)
National salesBauer Media Group (UK)
Members ofRadiocentre
Former namesSouth West Sound FM

Contact West Sound

Postal addressLadykirk House
Skye Road
Shawfarm Industrial Estate
+44 1387 250999
+44 1387 250100
Official website

Social media

Twitter@WestsoundFM (5,308 followers) compare
Twitter: Jobs@BauerMediaJobs (19,658 followers) compare
FacebookWestsound (11,886 likes) compare
Data is from 2019. Feature awaiting Facebook re-authorisation.

Latest news stories

West Sound to end local radio shows in Dumfries & Galloway
RadioToday - published 12 August 2019, 11.34am edt
West Sound to end local radio shows in Dumfries & Galloway
RadioToday - published 12 August 2019, 11.34am edt
Tommy Jardine to retire from West Sound Breakfast
RadioToday - published 27 March 2019, 10.33am edt


Ben Gilmour Presenter
Brenda Ritchie Station Manager
Brian Moore Presenter
Bruce McKenzie Presenter
Chris Buckley Presenter
David Dunne BC2 Music Scheduler
Fiona Sheilds Presenter
Jennifer Park Presenter
John Mulgrew Presenter
Karyn McCulloch Presenter
Kenny Campbell Presenter
Sam Jackson Director of Music
Shonagh Strachan Presenter
Tommy Jardine Presenter

…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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