Capital North West and North Wales

The North West and North Wales' No.1 Hit Music Station
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Capital North West and North Wales is a quasi regional radio station for North Wales, Cheshire and the Wirral.

Editorial areaNorth Wales Coast, Wrexham & Chester and The Wirral
FormatTop 40
Most playedMAGIC!, Taylor Swift, Iggy Azalea feat. Rita OraRadiomonitor
Launched5 September 1983
National salesGlobal
Members ofRadiocentre
Former namesMFM 103.4
Marcher Sound
Marcher Sound
MFM 97.1
The Buzz 97.1 (Wirral)
Buzz 97.1
Wirral's Buzz
Heart 97.1 Wirral
Marcher Coast FM
Coast FM
96.3 Coast FM
Coast 96.3
Heart 96.3 North Wales Coast
95-106 Capital FM

Contact Capital North West and North Wales

Postal addressThe Studios
Mold Road
LL11 4AF
+44 1978 722200
+44 333 321 8888
Official website

Social media

Twitter@CapitalNW (29,233 followers) compare
Twitter: Newsdesk@CapitalNWANews (1,541 followers) compare
FacebookCapital North West & North Wales (4,154 likes) compare
Data is from 2019. Feature awaiting Facebook re-authorisation.

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Ben Sheppard Presenter
Dan Martin Broadcast Engineer
Mair Thomas Senior Journalist
Mel Booth Managing Director
Natasia Moore Journalist
Paul Holmes Programme Manager/Controller
Paula Hughes Head of News
Sion Wyn Prichard Journalist
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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