Capital North East

The North East's No.1 Hit Music Station
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Capital North East is a regional radio station owned and operated by Global Radio as part of the Capital radio network.Wikipedia

Editorial areaNorth East England
FormatTop 40
Most playedMiley Cyrus, Lewis Capaldi, LizzoRadiomonitor
Launched1 June 1999
National salesGlobal
Members ofRadiocentre
Former namesGalaxy 105-106
105-106 Capital FM

Contact Capital North East

Postal addressGlobal Radio
7th Floor
Wellbar Central
36 Gallowgate
Newcastle upon Tyne
+44 191 444 2500
+44 333 999 1056
Official website

Social media

Twitter@CapitalOfficial (1,372,294 followers) compare
Twitter: Newsdesk@CapitalNENews (5,914 followers) compare
FacebookCapital North East (175,571 likes) compare
Data is from 2019. Feature awaiting Facebook re-authorisation.

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David McSparron Chief Engineer
Giles Tanner Managing Editor
Kim Miljus Sales/Commercial Director
Lee Sevenoaks Deputy Managing Editor
Sam Lavery Presenter
Will Manning Presenter

…at Global

Adam Johnson Director of Marketing
Andrew Bailey Managing Editor (Digital) LBC and LBC News
Andy Vogel Broadcast Engineer
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
Chris Baughen Managing Editor - Global Player
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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