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Radio Clyde is a group of two Independent Local Radio stations serving Glasgow and West Central Scotland.wikipedia
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Radio Clyde is a group of two Independent Local Radio stations serving Glasgow and West Central Scotland.

Clyde 1

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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 station, operated by Radio Clyde (part of Bauer Radio), broadcasts on 102.5 FM with relays covering Rothesay on 102.3 FM, the Firth of Clyde on 103.3 FM and the Vale of Leven on 97 FM, as well as on DAB and online.

Scottish Radio Holdings

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Radio Clyde was controlled by Scottish Radio Holdings (SRH) until 2005, when the company was acquired by Emap.
As a result, in 1973 Radio Clyde began broadcasting.

Ross King (presenter)

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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.
He went on to appear on Radio Clyde aged 17 presenting such programmes as the Saturday morning flagship Top 30 countdown show named "King's Clyde Countdown" and “The Lunchtime Show.” He made his television debut two years later.

Richard Park (broadcaster)

Richard Park
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.
In the mid-1970s, he joined Radio Clyde specialising in music and sport programming working his way up to be Head of Entertainment.

Tiger Tim Stevens

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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.
"Tiger" Tim Stevens (born James Gerard Dickson McGrory on 4 February 1952) is a veteran disc jockey, working in the West of Scotland since 1973 on the radio, primarily Radio Clyde.

Paul Coia

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.
Coia was educated at Merrylee Convent, John Ogilvie Hall and St Aloysius' College and then at the University of Glasgow before going into hospital radio and eventually getting a job as a disc jockey at Radio Clyde.

Dougie Donnelly

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.
Donnelly was born in Glasgow, where he began his career with Radio Clyde in the 1970s, presenting the top-rated Mid Morning Show from 1979 until 1992.

Bill Turnbull

BBC Breakfast anchor Bill Turnbull began his career in journalism at the station.
Turnbull's career began at Scottish local station Radio Clyde in 1978, and later, he freelanced for a number of years in the USA.

Mark Goodier

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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.
After progressing through several jobs at stations in Scotland including Radio Clyde in Glasgow and at Metro Radio in the North East of England, he joined BBC Radio 1 in 1987, beginning a 15-year stint with the station, beginning with a two-hour Saturday night show.

Tom Russell (DJ)

Tom Russell
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.
His broadcasting career began when Richard Park invited him to Radio Clyde (1981 - 2006) where he hosted the long running Friday Night Rock Show.

Ken Sykora

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.
The Sykoras then moved to Blairmore in Argyll, and he continued to produce music programmes for BBC Radio Scotland and for Radio Clyde.

Glasgow

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Radio Clyde is a group of two Independent Local Radio stations serving Glasgow and West Central Scotland.

Greater Glasgow

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Radio Clyde is a group of two Independent Local Radio stations serving Glasgow and West Central Scotland.

Bauer Radio

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Radio Clyde is owned and operated by Bauer Radio, based at studios in Clydebank, West Dunbartonshire and forms part of Bauer's City network of local stations.

Clydebank

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Radio Clyde is owned and operated by Bauer Radio, based at studios in Clydebank, West Dunbartonshire and forms part of Bauer's City network of local stations. The station's studios were originally located at the Anderston Centre complex within Glasgow city centre, but moved to its current site at Clydebank in 1983.

West Dunbartonshire

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Radio Clyde is owned and operated by Bauer Radio, based at studios in Clydebank, West Dunbartonshire and forms part of Bauer's City network of local stations.

Anderston

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The station's studios were originally located at the Anderston Centre complex within Glasgow city centre, but moved to its current site at Clydebank in 1983.

Ascential

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Radio Clyde was controlled by Scottish Radio Holdings (SRH) until 2005, when the company was acquired by Emap.

Bauer Media Group

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It changed hands again in 2008 when Emap sold their consumer magazines and radio business units to current owner Bauer Media.

Bauer City 3

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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.

Hits Radio

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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.

Digital Audio Broadcasting

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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.

Clyde Rocks

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A fourth station Clyde Rocks was launched as a 30-day trial on Wednesday 20 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.