Free Radio (Black Country & Shropshire)

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Free Radio Shropshire & Black Country, is an Independent Local Radio station serving the Black Country and Shropshire in the West Midlands region of England.Wikipedia

Editorial areaBlack Country and Shropshire
FormatTop 40
Most playedCalvin Harris feat. Ellie Goulding, Anne-Marie & Shania Twain, Switch Disco feat. Ella HendersonRadiomonitor
Launched12 April 1976
OwnerBauer Media Audio UK
National salesBauer Media Audio UK
Members ofRadiocentre
Former names97.2 Beacon FM
Beacon Radio
103.1 Beacon FM
Beacon Shropshire

Contact Free Radio (Black Country & Shropshire)

Postal address54 Hagley Road
B16 8PE
+44 1902 461300
+44 1902 754123
Official website

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Chloe Gorman Senior Creative
Dan Dawson Journalist
David Salt Deputy Brand Programme Director
John Dalziel Presenter
Kellie Maddox Journalist
Louise Easton Journalist
Nilesh Patel Chief Engineer
Roisin McCourt Presenter
Simon English Copywriter

…at Bauer Media Audio UK

Abby Carvosso Group MD, Advertising
Adam Newstead Senior Executive Producer, South England & Wales
Alex Baker Creative Strategy Director
Andy Ashton Content Director - Greatest Hits Radio
Anne-Marie Lavan Group Marketing Director
Cat Martin Director of Communications
Chris Ward Content Operations & Group Production Director
Dee Ford Group Managing Director Radio
Frankie Bannerman Radio Account Manager
Gary Stein Group PD - Hits Radio Network
Graham Bryce Chief Operating Officer
James Walker Head Of Network Operations
Jo Baldwin Managing Director
John Pickford Editor in Chief
Kate Whitehorn Creative Strategy Director
Lucie Cave Editorial Director
Matt Garforth Product Manager
Matthew Hobbs Chief Technology Officer
Paul Keenan Chief Executive
Rob Munro-Hall Co-Lead of Publishing World-Wide
Sarah Barnes HR Director
Sarah Vickery Group Finance & Strategy Director
Steve Taylor Commercial Creative Director
Stuart McGinley Content Producer
Tony Moorey Group Content Director - Absolute Radio & Magic

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