BBC Three Counties Radio

The Sound of Beds, Herts and Bucks & All The Music You Love
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BBC Three Counties Radio, known to many as 3CR, broadcasts from new studios in Grove Park, Dunstable.

Editorial areaBedfordshire, Hertfordshire and Buckinghamshire
Most playedColdplay X BTS, Kylie Minogue And Years & Years, AdeleRadiomonitor
Audience figures128,000 weekly listenersRAJAR September 2021
Launched24 June 1985
Former namesBBC Radio Bedfordshire
BBC Radio Bedfordshire with Bucks and Herts
BBC Three Counties Radio

Contact BBC Three Counties Radio

Postal addressGrove Park
Court Drive
+44 1582 636963
+44 808 100 8800
Official website
Press releases

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Latest news stories

A new show on Three Counties? Adoo says I do
Press Release - published 22 July 2015, 11.54am bst
Pictures: BBC Three Counties Radio's new home - published 22 June 2015, 8.29pm bst


Edward Adoo Presenter
Gail Sanderson Journalist
Geoff Doyle Sports Editor
John Leech Presenter
Jon Marks Sports journalist
Jonathan Vernon-Smith Presenter
Justin Dealey Presenter
Laura Moss Managing Director
Laura Miller Producer
Luke Ashmead Presenter
Matthew Lockwood Journalist
Mike Naylor Presenter
Nick Risby Presenter
Nick Coffer Presenter
Nicola Haseler Journalist
Paul Barnes Presenter
Roberto Perrone Presenter
Simon Oxley Presenter
Sophie Sulehria Journalist
Steve Woodhall BBC Local Radio Music Manager
Tim Wheeler Producer
Toby Friedner Senior Broadcast Journalist
Tony Fisher Journalist
Yasmeen Khan Presenter

…at BBC

Alistair Tyne Engineer
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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