Nation Broadcasting Acquires Sun FM

UKRD Group Ltd

4:40pm 30th April 2018

UKRD station, Sun FM, based in Sunderland, has been acquired by Nation Broadcasting.

UKRD’s Chief Executive Officer, William Rogers, confirmed the deal today and has wished the station well under its new ownership. “It’s great that Sun FM, the biggest commercial radio station in Sunderland, will continue being based in the city, serving the people of the city. We wish the team and new owners every success.”

Nation Broadcasting’s  Executive Chairman, Jason Bryant, who was responsible for Sun FM some ten years ago with The Local Radio Company said, ”Sun FM is a fantastic station with a great team, loyal listeners and a track record of commercial success. We look forward to developing the business and building on its strong position in Sunderland and the north east.”

Share This Story

Most read
UKRD FB

Hancock Endorses and Commends “Local Radio Day”

Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, Matt Hancock, has endorsed “Local Radio Day” and commended the initiative; which is now in its third year.

UKRD FB

BBC Local Radio joins forces with charitable and commercial stations across the UK to celebrate Local Radio Day on 25 May

For the first time, all 39 BBC Local Radio stations will be taking part in Local Radio Day. On Friday 25 May, BBC Local Radio will join forces with other charitable and commercial radio stations across the UK to celebrate what local radio means to the communities it serves.

Newer article

BBC Local Radio joins forces with charitable and commercial stations across the UK to celebrate Local Radio Day on 25 May

UKRD News: For the first time, all 39 BBC Local Radio stations will be taking part in Local Radio Day. On Friday 25 May, BBC Local Radio will join forces with other charitable and commercial radio stations across the UK to celebrate what local radio means to the communities it serves.

Older article

Nation Broadcasting joins Local Radio Day Initiative

UKRD News: Nation Broadcasting, with its five local radio stations in Wales; Bridge FM Radio, Swansea Bay Radio, Radio Carmarthenshire, Radio Pembrokeshire and Radio Ceredigion will participate in this year’s Local Radio Day.