BBC Radio Cumbria
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BBC Radio Cumbria is a local public service radio station for Cumbria broadcasting from Carlisle.
From December 1st 2021, BBC Radio Cumbria became the final BBC local radio station to launch on DAB Digital Radio across North & West Cumbria and in South Cumbria on the Morecambe Bay multiplex.
|Most played||Joy Crookes, Ed Sheeran, James BluntRadiomonitor|
|Audience figures||93,000 weekly listenersRAJAR September 2021|
|Launched||24 November 1973|
|Former names||BBC Radio Carlisle|
Contact BBC Radio Cumbria
|Postal address||Annetwell Street, |
|+44 1228 592444|
|+44 800 111 4950|
|@BBC_Cumbria (59,642 followers) compare|
|Twitter: Press Office||@bbcpress (193,193 followers) compare|
|Twitter: Jobs||@BBCCareers (131,177 followers) compare|
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Darren Milby Presenter
Gordon Swindlehurst Presenter
Harry King Presenter
Ian Timms Presenter
Joe Costin Presenter
John Mann Presenter
John Lipscombe Presenter
Katy Booth Journalist
Mark Elliott Head of News
Mike Zeller Presenter
Paul Braithwaite Presenter
Paul Newton Presenter
Richard Corrie Presenter
Richard Nankivell Presenter
Sally Moon Presenter
Amol Rajan Media Editor
Chris Roberts Project Engineer
Fran Unsworth Director - BBC News
Helen Boaden Director of BBC Radio
James Harding Director of News and Current Affairs
James Purnell Director of radio education arts music learning and children
James Purnell Director of Strategy
Richard Sharp Chairman
Tim Davie Director General
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