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BBC Radio Leicester

The Sound of Leicester
British radio stations

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You can hear BBC Radio Leicester on DAB Digital Radio, FM, Freeview (UK), Radioplayer UK and online

Facts and stats

BBC Radio Leicester is the BBC Local Radio service for the English counties of Leicestershire and Rutland.Wikipedia

Editorial areaLeicestershire and Rutland
FormatNews/Sport/Talk
Most playedLizzo, Mimi Webb, Harry StylesRadiomonitor
Audience figures157,000 weekly listenersRAJAR December 2021
Launched8 November 1967
OwnerBBC

Contact BBC Radio Leicester

Postal address9 St Nicholas Place
Leicester
LE1 5LB
Telephone+44 116 251 6688
Official website
Wikipedia
YouTube
Main emailleicester@bbc.co.uk
Personal emailfirstname.lastname@bbc.co.uk
other emailradio.leicesternews@bbc.co.uk

Social media

Twitter@BBCLeicester (88,525 followers) compare
Twitter: Sport@BBCRLSport (23,920 followers) compare
Twitter: Press Office@bbcpress (201,660 followers) compare
Twitter: Jobs@BBCCareers (131,242 followers) compare
FacebookBBC Radio Leicester (68,124 likes) compare
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People

Ady Dayman Presenter
Al Booth Journalist
Ben Jackson Presenter
Dave Andrews Presenter
Dean Jackson Presenter
Dulcie Dixon Presenter
Ed Stagg Presenter
Everton Osbourne Presenter
Herdle White Presenter
James Carpenter Presenter
Jo Bostock Journalist
Jo Hayward Presenter
Jonathan Lampon Presenter
Manish Bhasin Presenter
Martin Ballard Presenter
Monica Winfield Presenter
Pete Wardman Programmes Editor
Rupal Rajani Presenter
Sara Blizzard Presenter
Sara Palmer Presenter/news reader/reporter
Sophie Shardlow Managing Editor
Steve Woodhall BBC Local Radio Music Manager

…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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