XS Manchester

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A rock radio format for Manchester, XS Manchester rebranded from Real XS in March 2016. Its original name was Rock Radio, but rebranded after confusion with Bauer's nearby Rock FM.

Editorial areaManchester
Most playedNoel Gallagher's High Flying Birds, Amazons, The, FoalsRadiomonitor
Audience figures94,000 weekly listenersRAJAR March 2019
Launched5 May 2008
OwnerCommunicorp UK
National salesGlobal
Members ofRadiocentre
Former namesRock Radio
Real Radio XS

Contact XS Manchester

Postal addressXYZ Building
2 Hardman Boulevard
M3 3AQ
+44 161 886 8800
+44 845 111 7625
Official website

Social media

Twitter@XSManchester (25,580 followers) compare
FacebookXS Manchester (54,463 likes) compare
TuneInReal-Radio-XS-Manchester-1061 (69,584 favourites) compare

Latest news stories

Manchester radio ups game as Hits Radio arrives
RadioToday - published 4 June 2018, 4.51am edt
Real Radio XS to rebrand as XS Manchester - published 23 February 2016, 5.55am est

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Adam Brown
Alex Wallis Editor
Alex Stepney Presenter
Alison Forshaw Managing Director
Clint Boon Presenter
Hywel Evans Presenter
Ian Cheeseman Presenter
Jim Salveson Presenter
Joe McGrath Presenter
Matt White Station Manager
Matt White Presenter
Paul Lake Presenter
Rick Wakeman Presenter
Ricky Kirby Presenter
Shell Zenner Presenter
Simon Binns Presenter
Sophie Sveinsson Presenter
Stan Collymore Presenter
Steve Berry Presenter

…at Communicorp UK

Alison Forshaw Managing Director
Clare Rae Group Director of Marketing & Digital Audiences
Gavin Bruce Managing Director
Grace Hannah Director of People
Keith Crane Business Development
Mark Lee Chief Executive
Neil Sloan Group Programming Director

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