BBC Radio Leeds

The Sound of West Yorkshire
British radio stations

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Facts and stats

BBC Radio Leeds is the BBC local radio station for West Yorkshire.

Editorial areaWest Yorkshire
Most playedTaylor Swift, Ed Sheeran, Lewis CapaldiRadiomonitor
Launched24 June 1968
Former namesWest Yorkshire FM

Contact BBC Radio Leeds

Postal address2 St Peters Square
+44 113 244 2131
+44 845 303 3333
Official website

Social media

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Latest news stories

BBC Radio Leeds festive cheer out on the road
RadioToday - published 4 December 2017, 1.05pm gmt
Andrew Edwards gets BBC Radio Leeds lunch times
RadioToday - published 22 March 2016, 4.39pm gmt
Martin Kelner - 'the most charmless sacking I have ever suffered' - published 20 March 2016, 11.17pm gmt


Adam Pope Presenter
Alan Raw Presenter
Ali Hasan Presenter
Andrew Edwards Presenter
Andy Evans Producer
Bob Walmsley Presenter
Daragh Corcoran Presenter
Dave Crickmore Head of Music
David Hoyle Presenter
Derm Tanner Head of Sport
Gary Copley Presenter
Gayle Lofthouse Presenter
Georgey Spanswick Presenter
James Deighton Presenter
James Addyman Presenter
Jenny Cork Producer
Joe Maiden Presenter
Johnathan I'Anson Presenter
Julie Langford Presenter
Katherine Hannah Presenter
Liz Green Presenter
Mark Forrest Presenter
Mark Saxby Head of News
Nick Ahad Presenter
Rozina Breen Programme Director
Russell Walker Presenter
Sanjiv Buttoo Managing Editor
Stephanie Hirst Presenter
Steve Woodhall BBC Local Radio Music Manager
Sue Mcgorrigan Producer
Tim Crowther Presenter
Wes Butters Presenter

…at BBC

Alistair Tyne Engineer
Amol Rajan Media Editor
Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson Non-Executive Director
Bob Shennan Group Managing Director
Charlotte Moore Chief Content Officer
Chris Roberts Project Engineer
Dame Elan Closs Stephens Member for Wales
Deborah Turness CEO of News and Current Affairs
Gautam Rangarajan Group Director of Strategy and Performance
Glyn Isherwood Chief Operating Officer (2)
Helen Boaden Director of BBC Radio
Ian Hargreaves Non-Executive Director
June Sarpong Director of Creative Diversity
Ken MacQuarrie Director of Nations & Regions
Kerris Bright Chief Customer Officer
Leigh Tavaziva Chief Operating Officer
Richard Sharp Chairman
Robbie Gibb Member for England
Shirley Garrood Non-Executive Director
Sir Nicholas Serota Senior Independent Director
Steve Morrison Member for Scotland
Tim Davie Director General
Tom Fussell CEO - BBC Studios

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