Each local community radio station in the UK has requirements to deliver social gain and benefit the local community it serves. These requirements are set out by the government regulator Ofcom by whom we are regulated.
News Bulletin Schedule
The HitMix provides news bulletins 24 hours a day, during peak hours we strive to provide a local news service, outside of these hours news bulletins contain a mix of national and international stories provided by Sky News Radio.
Recent News Stories Covered On Air
The latest news is available from the news pages of thehitmix.co.uk
The News Team
You can contact the news team via firstname.lastname@example.org. We are always happy to receive any news stories you wish to share.
Details of The HitMix’s programmes can be found on the schedule.
We sometimes use computer technology to automate certain programmes, for example, overnight. We are proud to say that all of our weekday daytime programming (7am – 10pm) is live from our studios in Newcastle-Under-Lyme. Our night time schedule from 10pm til 7 am is automated. At weekends the vast majority of our programming is live from 7am until 10pm.
Amount of Local Programming
Most of our programming is produced and presented from our studios in Newcastle-under-Lyme, unless of course we are out and about with The Hitmix Roadshow. Some specialist shows are sometimes produced at other studios.
Station Contact Details
Tel: 01782 66 1075
Events & Charities Coverage
The HitMix support as many local events as we can, you can tell us about your event via our Careline.
How to Complain to the Station or to Ofcom
If you have a complaint to make about The HitMix, in the first instance please submit your complaint using one of the following methods:
Online: Contact us via our website thehitmix.co.uk
Post: The HitMix, RedRoofs, High Lane, Alsagers Bank, Staffordshire, ST7 8BS
Tel: 01782 66 1075
If you are unhappy with the response you receive, you can complain directly to the regulator, Ofcom. Their website has full details about how to do this: http://www.ofcom.org.uk/complain