The Solent’s Coast becomes Jack

By | Published on Wednesday 8 June 2011

Jack FM

South Coast radio station The Coast, owned by Celador Radio, is the latest station to be rebranded under the Jack FM banner. Celador already operate one of the three Jack branded stations in the UK, in Bristol. The station will switch name and formats at the start of July, with former Kiss FM DJ Bam Bam set to host breakfast.

The format change accompanies some executive rejigs at Celador Radio. Richard Johnson becomes Group Creative Director overseeing programming across the company, while Andy Turner will oversee programming on the Celador station’s using the Breeze name. Steve Simms, previously with Heart in North Wales, will become Station Producer for the new Jack station.