Each local commercial radio station in the UK has obligations with regard to its programmes, including its music and local content. These obligations are set out in the station Format which forms part of this station's Public File. The Public File is available in hard copy by post upon request by any member of the public, and serves as one indicator of each station's output. Comment on the contents of the Public File should be made to the station or to the industry regulator, Ofcom.
News Bulletin Schedule
06:00 & 19:00 National News with Local News Insert
07:00 - 18:00 inclusive National and Local News
07:30, 08:30, 16:30 & 17:30 National and Local News Headlines & Sport
19:00 - 05:00 inclusive National News Hourly
08:00 - 12:00 inclusive National News with Local News Inserts
13.00-07:00 National News Hourly
08:00-12.00 inclusive National News with Local News Inserts
13:00-05:00 inclusive National News Hourly
Local news is produced in-house and is mostly made up of local items but also incorporates the main national/international stories at the time. Some National news bulletins are presented by Sky News in London.
Recent News Stories Covered On Air
You can view the latest stories on our website news section, available here.
The News Team
News Editor - Lindsey Alder
Journalists - Paul Bradbury, Gemma Davies, David Deakin
You can contact the news team on 01926 485630 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
You can view our latest programme schedule here
During an average weekday our daytime programming (0600-1900) is live between 0600-0900. Outside of these times a producer, presenter or manager is available to control the programme elements (such as pre-recorded links and all other station programming features).
All of our programming is locally produced. During normal circumstances no programming is shared with other Quidem Midlands Limited stations.
Contacting 96.2 Touch FM
Our address and registered office is:
Touch Broadcasting Limited t/a 96.2 Touch FM
The Ideas Centre
Holly Farm Business Park
Registered in England and Wales - Company No. 06928928
Our telephone numbers are:
Office – 02476 011 710
Studio – 02476 011 711
Events / Charities Supported
96.2 Touch FM provides a free-of-charge events listing guide, available to view here.
96.2 Touch FM and its sister stations regularly support the following charities:
NSPCC - Annual Charity Auction
Macmillan Cancer Support - World's Biggest Coffee Morning
Recent programming and/or news highlights
Information about programming and news highlights, including audio and/or video can be viewed via the website homepage, available here.
96.2 Touch FM Playlist
Our playlist is updated weekly.
A full, searchable listing of all tracks played is available here.
The Station Format
96.2 Touch FM broadcasts in accordance with its station format. You can download this format here.
Making a complaint
If you have a complaint about any aspect of the on air output, in the first instance you should write to the Content Manager, Simon Alexander:
By telephone: 02476 011 710
By post: see address above.
If you feel that the response is unsatisfactory, you can complain directly to the Government regulator Ofcom. Please see their website for further details on how to complain: http://www.ofcom.org.uk/complain/
Last updated: 19/11/2014