Greatest Hits Radio Manchester & the North West (DAB)

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Greatest Hits Radio formerly Key Radio, Key 2, Magic 1152, Piccadilly Gold and Piccadilly Radio, is an oldies service based in Castlefield in Manchester.

The station rebranded to Key Radio in June 2018 after sister station Key 103 became Hits Radio and then relaunched as Greatest Hits Radio in 2019.

Since November 16th 2020, the station can also be heard in parts of Manchester on 96.2 FM.

From April 26th 2021, the AM service ceased transmission, however the station will continue to be heard on DAB Digital Radio or 96.2 and 107.4 FM. The Wigan and St. Helens version can also be received on 102.4 MHz.

Editorial areaGreater Manchester
Most playedDonna Summer, Candi Staton, Terence Trent D'ArbyRadiomonitor
Launched5 January 2015
OwnerBauer Media Audio UK
National salesBauer Media Audio UK
Members ofRadiocentre
Former namesPiccadilly Magic 1152
Piccadilly Radio 261
Piccadilly Radio
Piccadilly Gold 1152
Key 2
Magic 1152
Key Radio

Contact Greatest Hits Radio Manchester & the North West (DAB)

Postal addressCastle Quay
M15 4PR
+44 161 288 5000
+44 161 288 1152
+44 161 288 1152
Official website

Social media

Twitter@GHRManchester (7,924 followers) compare
Twitter: Jobs@BauerMediaJobs (19,574 followers) compare
FacebookGreatest Hits Radio old (6,497 likes) compare
Data is from 2019. Feature awaiting Facebook re-authorisation.


Alan Edwards Presenter
Andy Crane Presenter
Brian Moore Presenter
Chris Buckley Presenter
Darren Proctor Presenter
David Dunne BC2 Music Scheduler
John Pickford Head of News
Keith Martin Presenter
Mark Matthews Presenter
Melissa Webster Sales Director
Mike Peters Presenter
Sam Jackson Director of Music
Sara Hughes Presenter
Tom O'Brien Producer
Tom Davies 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
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 Chief Content Officer
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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