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TFM is a local commercial radio station for Teesside, Co. Durham and North Yorkshire, based in Newcastle.

All programming is shared with sister station Metro Radio with local splits for news, travel and advertising.

Editorial areaTeesside, County Durham, North Yorkshire
FormatTop 40
Most playedZara Larsson & David Guetta, Anne-Marie & Shania Twain, David Guetta feat. Anne-Marie & Coi LerayRadiomonitor
Launched24 June 1975
OwnerBauer Media Audio UK
National salesBauer Media Audio UK
Members ofRadiocentre
Former namesRadio Tees
96.6 TFM
TFM Radio

Contact TFM

Postal addressGainsborough House
34-40 Grey Street
Newcastle upon Tyne
+44 191 230 6100
+44 1642 616666
Official website

Social media

Twitter@TFMradio (13,964 followers) compare
Twitter: Jobs@BauerMediaJobs (19,574 followers) compare
FacebookTFM (36,409 likes) compare
Data is from 2019. Feature awaiting Facebook re-authorisation.

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Karen Wight Presenter
Mark Cliffe Content Controller
Matt Crabb Presenter
Phil Hardwick Copywriter
Steve Thomas Copywriter
Steve Furnell Presenter
Sue Timson Sales Director

…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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