Gold's Public File
Got a news story for Gold? Want a schedule or show query answered? Get in touch here.
Like every local commercial radio station in the UK Gold has requirements in respect of its music, news and local content. These requirements are set out in the station format issued by Ofcom, the UK’s radio regulator.
News Bulletin Schedule
Gold broadcasts news bulletins on the hour every hour weekdays and weekends.
Additional half hourly bulletins are broadcast on weekdays at 06.30, 07.30, 08.30, 17.30, 18.30
For all the latest news stories click on the link below.
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Gold News team
Any enquiries should be made to James Rea. E-mail him at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Gold's Programme Schedule
Gold’s programme schedule can be found at http://www.mygoldmusic.com/schedule.asp
All of Gold's output is produced and presented from the studios in Leicester Square, London with the follow exceptions.
Wales (South Wales / North Wales) - opts out Monday to Friday from 12noon to 4pm. For further information contact the Programme Controller Paul Andrew email@example.com.
Shows which are regularly pre-recorded are:
Seventies Saturday: Saturday 20:00 to 00:00
Gold overnights midnight to 6am (weekdays)
Gold overnights 1am to 8am (weekends)
On DAB Digital Radio
You can listen to Gold on DAB Digital Radio in the following areas:
- Berkshire and North Hampshire
- Bristol and Bath
- Central Lancashire
- Dorset and Hampshire
- East Midlands
- South Wales
- South Yorkshire
- Tyne and Wear
- West Yorkshire
- Wolverhampton and Shropshire
On Your AM Dial
- Berkshire and North Hampshire (1431/1485)
- Bradford (1278/1530)
- Bristol and Bath (1260)
- Cambridgeshire (1332)
- Devon (666/954)
- Dorset and Hampshire (828)
- East Midlands (945/999)
- Essex (1359/1431)
- Gloucester (774)
- Hampshire (1170/15557)
- Herts, Beds and Bucks (792/828)
- Kent (1242/603)
- London (1548)
- Manchester (1458)
- Northamptonshire (1557)
- Norfolk (1152)
- North Wales and Cheshire (1260)
- Plymouth (1152)
- South Wales (1305/1359)
- Suffolk (1170/1251)
- Sussex (1323/945)
- Sussex and Surrey (1521)
- Warwickshire (1359)
- Wiltshire (936/1161)
- Wolverhampton and Shropshire (990/1017)
Music On Gold
Gold play the Greatest Hits of All Time from the 60s, 70s and 80s. Gold also invites listeners to choose their favourite song on Dean Martin's Gold Requests (weekdays 8pm-midnight). Dean also hosts a Sixties Sunday show (Sundays 5pm-10pm) Find out more about Gold artists in our music section here. Click here for more info
Events / Charities support
Gold has its own charity appeal - Gold supports..., which is this year raising money for The Prostate Cancer Charity. Various on and off air events are planned, and you can find out more here.
Ofcom, the government regulator with responsibilities for local radio, has produced localness guidelines that this station adheres to. These guidelines can be read here
In addition all local radio stations have written ‘formats’ that they must follow at all times. You can read ours here
If you have a complaint to make about this station, in the first instance you should contact the programme controller at the address below. If you are unhappy with the response you have received, you can complain directly to the regulator, Ofcom. Click here for more info
Station Contact Details
Gold's Station Director is Adrian Stewart.
You can write to him at:
30 Leicester Square
To contact the station's presenters, click here
For website enquiries, click here