Hits Radio Lancashire

The Biggest Hits, The Biggest Throwbacks
British radio stations

Listen to Hits Radio Lancashire

You can hear Hits Radio Lancashire on DAB Digital Radio, FM, Radioplayer UK and online

Facts and stats

Hits Radio is a local radio station for Lancashire.

Editorial areaLancashire
FormatTop 40
Most playedTeddy Swims, Kygo & Ava Max, Calvin Harris x Rag'n'Bone ManRadiomonitor
Launched5 October 1982
OwnerBauer Media Audio UK
National salesBauer Media Audio UK
Members ofRadiocentre
Former namesRed Rose Radio
Red Rose Rock FM
97.4 Rock FM
Rock FM

Contact Hits Radio Lancashire

Postal addressCastle Quay
M15 4PR
+44 1772 477700
+44 1772 900974
Official website

Social media

Twitter@974RockFM (74,063 followers) compare
Twitter: Jobs@BauerMediaJobs (19,574 followers) compare
Facebook97.4 Rock FM (77,648 likes) compare
Data is from 2019. Feature awaiting Facebook re-authorisation.

Latest news stories

RB1 Radio plans to join DAB digital radio multiplex in Rotherham
RadioToday - published 29 June 2022, 12.29pm bst
Olivia Jones to host afternoons on Hits Radio Pride
RadioToday - published 19 September 2021, 10.26am bst
Pour ses 40 ans, RFM fait revivre "La radio couleur"
La Lettre.Pro Radio - published 4 February 2021, 5.50am gmt
Olivia Jones joins Rock FM to co-host Breakfast
RadioToday - published 21 December 2020, 10.00am gmt
Former Radio Wave presenter creates Blackpool station
RadioToday - published 7 October 2020, 1.35pm bst


Amy Scarisbrick Journalist
Fleur East Presenter
Gemma Atkinson Presenter
Hattie Pearson Presenter
James Barr Presenter
James Brownlow North West Regional Content Director
Jennie Longdon Presenter
Joel Ross Presenter
John Pickford Head of News
Jonathan Breeze Interactive Editor
Jordan Lee Presenter
Mike Toolan Presenter
Sarah-Jane Crawford Presenter
Scott Clarke Presenter
Steve Furnell Presenter
Wes Butters Presenter

…at Bauer Media Audio UK

Abby Carvosso Group MD, Advertising
Adam Newstead Senior Executive Producer, South England & Wales
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
Frankie Bannerman Radio Account Manager
Gary Stein Group PD - Hits Radio Network
Graham Bryce Chief Operating Officer
James Walker Head Of Network Operations
Jo Baldwin Managing Director
John Pickford Editor in Chief
Kate Whitehorn Creative Strategy Director
Lucie Cave Chief Content Officer
Matt Garforth Product Manager
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
Stuart McGinley Content Producer
Tony Moorey Group Content Director - Absolute Radio & Magic

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