Free Radio (Birmingham)

The Biggest Hits, The Biggest Throwbacks
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Free Radio is a British local commercial radio station for Birmingham from Bauer Media.

All programming is shared with Free Radio Shropshire & Black Country.

Editorial areaBirmingham
FormatTop 40
Most playedTaylor Swift, Switch Disco feat. Ella Henderson, Anne-Marie & Shania TwainRadiomonitor
Launched19 February 1974
OwnerBauer Media Audio UK
National salesBauer Media Audio UK
Members ofRadiocentre
Former namesNew 96.4 BRMB
96.4 BRMB
BRMB Radio

Contact Free Radio (Birmingham)

Postal address54 Hagley Road
B16 8PE
+44 121 566 5200
+44 330 660 0964
Official website

Social media

Twitter@wearefreeradio (166,757 followers) compare
Twitter: Jobs@BauerMediaJobs (19,574 followers) compare

Latest news stories

JD and Roisin’s handprints enter Rugby radio history books
RadioToday - published 22 August 2022, 12.15pm bst
Free Radio listener wins £115,000 on the Cash Register competition
RadioToday - published 27 May 2022, 11.05am bst
Bauer to move Free Radio out of Brindleyplace in Birmingham
RadioToday - published 23 November 2021, 11.23am gmt
A Free Radio App, In Response To COVID-19 Crisis
RBR/TVBR - published 16 March 2020, 9.43pm gmt
New programmers appointed for Hits Radio Network
RadioToday - published 12 September 2019, 1.05pm bst


David Salt Programme Director
John Dalziel Presenter
Kellie Maddox Journalist
Louise Easton Journalist
Matt Crabb Presenter
Roisin McCourt Presenter

…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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