Tag: Manchester radio

May 14
Much loved Manchester radio station breaks record just months after facing closure

Listenership sky rockets as XS Manchester makes mega comeback

Apr 01
Hits Radio dedicate air time to thank heroic key workers – with shout outs and songs

Manchester based radio station, Hits Radio, has launched ‘Hero Hour’ dedicating hours…

Mar 23
Hits Radio launches Cash For Kids Appeal to help local families

Hits Radio Cash for Kids is today launching an urgent new appeal in response to the…

Mar 20
Why the radio is a perfect companion during social distancing

Radio is a perfect companion during social distancing. And that’s particularly true…

Mar 13
Tributes pour in for “Mancunian legend” DJ Pete Mitchell following news that he has died aged 61

Tributes have been pouring in on social media following the news that Manchester DJ…

Feb 13
Tastemaker Annie Mac announced as first ever ambassador Manchester’s Reform Radio

A BBC Radio 1 DJ leading one of the station’s flagship shows has been announced…

Jan 24
“The Victoria Derbyshire team gave me a voice” – guest launches petition to save BBC show

Following the news on Wednesday night that the BBC plans to axe Victoria…

Sep 17
Manchester Podcast Festival returns this autumn – here’s what to expect

If you like nothing more than plugging into a podcast when you’re out and about, then…

Sep 17
Pioneer underground station Limbo Radio relaunches above Hidden nightclub with epic 48-hour stream

From humble beginnings in student Fallowfield digs to a new studio above Hidden…

Aug 20
Carlos leaves Smooth Radio in latest Manchester radio shake-up as Drive show goes national

Popular Smooth Radio DJ Carlos has left the station after 12 years, amid the latest…

Jul 18
Radio listeners in TEARS as Tom Walker helps Failsworth fan propose to girlfriend live on Capital breakfast

This was the moment that left listeners and the presenters of Capital radio breakfast…

May 24
Heart Breakfast duo Joel and Lorna air final show – and fans are heartbroken

Popular radio duo Joel Ross and Lorna Bancroft woke up Manchester for the final time…

May 01
Amanda Holden will soon be waking up Manchester – as Heart radio reveal new presenter line-up

Manchester will soon be waking up to the dulcet tones of Amanda Holden and Jamie…

Apr 15
Ex-Capital radio DJ Adam Brown revealed as new breakfast host at XS Manchester

Radio station XS Manchester has revealed there will be a new sound to breakfast from…

Mar 11
Manchester radio breakfast shows axed at Capital, Heart and Smooth as programmes go national

There is set to be a huge change on Manchester’s radio airwaves in the months…