Capital East Midlands

East Midlands' Number One Hit Music Station
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Capital East Midlands is a regional radio station owned and operated by Global Radio as part of the Capital radio network. It broadcasts to the East Midlands from studios in Birmingham with local splits for news, travel and advertising between Leicestershire, Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire.

With the exception of local drivetime, programming is from the Capital network in London.

Editorial areaEast Midlands
FormatTop 40
Most playedSabrina Carpenter, Benson Boone, PerrieRadiomonitor
Launched3 July 1975
National salesGlobal
Members ofRadiocentre
Former namesRadio Trent
Trent FM
96 Trent fm
Sound FM
Leicester Sound FM
Leicester Sound
Radio Trent 945
Trent FM
Ram FM
96-106 Capital FM

Contact Capital East Midlands

Postal addressLevel 6
Chapel Quarter
Maid Marian Way
+44 115 873 1500
+44 115 873 9696
Official website

Social media

Twitter@CapitalOfficial (1,357,767 followers) compare
Twitter: Newsdesk@GlobalsNewsroom (5,885 followers) compare
FacebookCapital East Midlands (12,677 likes) compare
Data is from 2019. Feature awaiting Facebook re-authorisation.

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Alex Hulse Senior Broadcast Journalist
Anna Tyler Head of News
Claire Chambers Presenter
Dick Stone Managing Editor
Lloydie James Lloyd Deputy Managing Editor
Phil Danks Head of Creative
Richard Ardis Managing Director
Tom Watts Presenter
Will Manning Presenter

…at Global

Adam Johnson Director of Marketing
Andrew Bailey Managing Editor (Digital) LBC and LBC News
Ashley Tabor Founder and Executive President
Ashley Bard Group Head of Brand Production
Byrion Smith Creative Technologist
Charlotte Sullivan Senior Broadcast Journalist - East of England
Darren Singer Chief Financial Officer
Graham Sarath Area Business Director
Greg Hughes Group Head of Programming Operations
Ian Hanson Chief Operating Officer
James Rea Director of Broadcasting
Lindsey Smith-Hume Deputy News Editor
Lord Allen of Kensington CBE Chairman
Lucinda Horsley Journalist
Mark Findlay Group Head of Music Relations
Mike Gordon Chief Commercial Officer
Richard Park Senior Programming Advisor
Simon Blake Senior Engineer
Stephen Miron Group CEO
Stephen Clarke Broadcast Engineer
Tim John Head of Global's Newsroom
Vicky Etchells Head of Newsgathering & Factual Podcasts
Will Harding Chief Strategy Officer

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