Capital London

London's No.1 Hit Music Station
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You can hear Capital London on DAB Digital Radio, FM, Freesat, Freeview (UK), Radioplayer UK, Virgin Media and online

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Capital London is a top 40 station owned by Global Radio. It was the second commercial radio station to go on-air in the UK, in October 1973, and has broadcast under the Capital name ever since. Broadcasting from studios in Leicester Square, Capital programming is now heard throughout the UK on additional FM stations and since September 12th 2016 on the Digital One national DAB multiplex.

Editorial areaGreater London
FormatTop 40
Most playedShaboozey, Sabrina Carpenter, Benson BooneRadiomonitor
Launched16 October 1973
National salesGlobal
Members ofRadiocentre
Former namesCapital Radio
Capital 95.8
95.8 Capital FM

Contact Capital London

Postal address30 Leicester Square
+44 20 7766 6000
+44 20 7484 8958
Official website

Social media

Twitter: Newsdesk@CapitalLONnews (3,204 followers) compare
Twitter@CapitalOfficial (1,357,767 followers) compare
FacebookCapital FM (2,479,715 likes) compare
Data is from 2019. Feature awaiting Facebook re-authorisation.
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Alex Jones Broadcast Engineer
Ant Payne Presenter
Ben Ryder Producer
Brent Tobin Managing Editor
Charlie Powell Presenter
Chris Stark Creative Producer
Dan Hill Senior Imaging Producer
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Joe Lyons Senior Creative Producer
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Paul Phelps Executive Producer
Richard Steel Head of Shows & Producers
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…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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