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Radio Clyde
Radio Clyde
is a group of two Independent Local Radio stations serving Glasgow
Glasgow
and West Central Scotland. Radio Clyde
Radio Clyde
is owned and operated by Bauer Radio, based at studios in Clydebank, West Dunbartonshire
West Dunbartonshire
and forms part of Bauer's City network of local stations.

Contents

1 History 2 Present 3 See also 4 References 5 External links

History[edit] Radio Clyde
Radio Clyde
began broadcasting as the commercial radio station in Scotland
Scotland
at 10.30pm on Monday 31 December 1973.[1] first ILR station outside London on 261 metres medium wave and 95.1 FM (later moving to 102.5 FM). The station's studios were originally located at the Anderston
Anderston
Centre complex within Glasgow
Glasgow
city centre, but moved to its current site at Clydebank
Clydebank
in 1983.[2] The original slogan was Radio Clyde, 261, all together now. Radio Clyde's output was split into two distinct services on Friday 12 August 1988 with the launch of a separate Clyde FM service carrying chart music at weekends. The split became permanent on Wednesday 3 January 1990 with the AM service carrying a classic hits format. Radio Clyde
Radio Clyde
was controlled by Scottish Radio Holdings (SRH) until 2005, when the company was acquired by Emap. It changed hands again in 2008 when Emap
Emap
sold their consumer magazines and radio business units to current owner Bauer Media.[3]

Previous Radio Clyde
Radio Clyde
logo

A third service was launched on Monday 19 January 2015 as Clyde 3, carrying a locally branded version of The Hits on DAB with opt-outs for local news, traffic and advertising. From 1 September 2017, the local City 3 branding of the stations on DAB was withdrawn, in favour of reverting to using The Hits name.[4][5] A fourth station Clyde Rocks
Clyde Rocks
was launched as a 30-day trial on Wednesday 20th April 2016, with the intention of the outcome of the trial being used to form a bid for the 96.3 FM radio licence which had recently been vacated by its former operator, XFM Scotland.[6] Ultimately, however, Bauer Radio were unsuccessful in their bid, and, the licence was awarded by Ofcom
Ofcom
to another bidder, Rock Radio.[7] Notable past presenters include Ross King who was the station's youngest ever DJ and is now based in Hollywood where he appears regularly on Good Morning Britain and Lorraine. Ross is a four time Emmy Award winning TV host, actor, writer and producer. Paul Coia, Ken Sykora, Richard Park, Tiger Tim Stevens, Mark Goodier, Tom Russell who presented the long running Friday Night Rock Show and Dougie Donnelly. BBC Breakfast
BBC Breakfast
anchor Bill Turnbull began his career in journalism at the station.[citation needed] Present[edit] Radio Clyde
Radio Clyde
forms one of Bauer's main radio production centres. As well as local programming for Glasgow
Glasgow
and the West of Scotland
Scotland
- predominantly on Clyde 1
Clyde 1
- the station also produces networked programming for the three City networks in Scotland
Scotland
and northern England. The station's newsroom is also one of the largest in commercial radio[citation needed], producing local and national bulletins as well as extensive sports coverage, including live football commentaries and a nightly phone-in under the Superscoreboard banner. See also[edit]

Clyde 1 Clyde 2

References[edit]

^ " Radio Clyde
Radio Clyde
opens on hopeful note". The Glasgow
Glasgow
Herald. 3 January 1974. p. 3. Retrieved 28 December 2016.  ^ "Building up body for a bright new future". The Glasgow
Glasgow
Herald. 30 June 1982. p. 14. Retrieved 7 January 2017.  ^ Farey-Jones, Daniel (7 December 2007). " Emap
Emap
sells magazines and radio divisions to Bauer for £1.14bn". Brand Republic. Retrieved 18 February 2014.  ^ "Bauer City Network 3 launches on local DAB". www.radiotoday.co.uk. Retrieved 2 June 2015.  ^ "The Hits to replace Bauer's City 3 Network – RadioToday". radiotoday.co.uk. Retrieved 2017-10-09.  ^ "Radio Broadcast Update May 2016 - Ofcom". www.ofcom.org.uk. Retrieved 2016-12-30.  ^ " Ofcom
Ofcom
awards Rock Radio a commercial radio licence in Scotland
Scotland
- Ofcom". www.ofcom.org.uk. Retrieved 2016-12-30. 

External links[edit]

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Consumer titles (Australia)

APC Australian Geographic The Australian Women's Weekly Cosmopolitan Dolly Empire FHM Grazia Harper's Bazaar Motor NW OK! People The Picture Qantas The Australian Way Rolling Stone Street Machine Take 5 TechLife Top Gear TV Week Wheels Woman's Day Zoo Weekly

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Consumer titles (New Zealand)

Metro North & South

Consumer titles (United Kingdom)

Angling Times Bella Bike Bird Watching Car Classic Bike Closer Empire FHM First Golf World Grazia Heat Kerrang! Match Model Rail Mojo More! Motor Cycle News
Motor Cycle News
(MCN) Parker's Performance Bikes Pop Practical Classics Practical Fishkeeping Practical Photography Pregnancy & Birth Q Rail Take a Break That's Life! Today's Golfer TV Choice TV Quick Zoo

Consumer titles (United States)

AstroGirl First for Women In Touch Weekly Ideas and Discoveries J-14 Life & Style Weekly M QuizFest Soaps In Depth Twist Woman's World

Bauer Radio

Bauer City 1

CFM Clyde 1 Forth 1 Free Radio Birmingham Free Radio Coventry & Warwickshire Free Radio Herefordshire & Worcestershire Free Radio Shropshire & Black Country Hallam FM Key 103 Metro Radio MFR Northsound 1 Radio Aire Radio Borders Radio City Rock FM Tay FM TFM Viking FM West FM

Bauer City 2

Clyde 2 Forth 2 Hallam 2 Key 2 Metro 2 Radio MFR 2 Northsound 2 Radio Aire
Radio Aire
2 Radio City 2 Rock FM
Rock FM
2 Tay 2 TFM 2 Viking 2 West Sound (Ayrshire) West Sound (Dumfries and Galloway)

Bauer City 3

Clyde 3 Forth 3 Hallam 3 Key 3 Metro 3 Radio MFR 3 Radio Aire
Radio Aire
3 Radio City 3 Rock FM
Rock FM
3 Tay 3 TFM 3 Viking 3

Bauer National

Absolute Radio

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Kiss Network

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Digital radio

Heat The Hits Kerrang Radio

Other

Magic (Regional FM in London & National DAB) Planet Rock (National DAB) Cool FM Downtown Radio Free Radio 80s Gem 106 Radio City Talk Wave 105

The Box Plus Network (50%)

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4Music
(run by Channel 4) Box Upfront The Box Box Hits Kerrang! TV Kiss TV Magic

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