Nova Radio North East

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Nova Radio North East is a community station aimed at Newcastle and Gateshead.

Frequencies and Coverage Area

The station broadcasts on 102.5 FM to the West end of Newcastle and most of Gateshead. Marginal reception is also available in parts of south east Northumberland.


Format: Mixed format. Broad range of music and talk. Schedule under-construction and subject to change.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
12am to 2am: Weekend Anthems with Ian James
2am to 4am: Hedkandi with Mark Doyle
4am to 6am: Early Breakfast with Paul Baker 4am to 6am: Essential House with Anthony Angel
6am to 8am: Paul Baker
8am to 10am: Breakfast Show with Steve Ryan


Launched as NE1 FM, and was the first community station in the Newcastle and Gateshead area.

Nova Radio North East started as an online station, before taking over NE1 FM’s license.

Contact Details

Address: Merchant House, 30 Cloth Market, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 1EE