Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Cultures

School of Media and Communication











Greg Hughes: Senior Producer Capital FM and Capital XTRA and Producer Vodaphone top 40

After graduating from Leeds, Greg joined the Galaxy Network – firstly as Producer of the Evening & Late Show, before becoming the Network Station Producer and presenter of the Early Breakfast Show across the UK. He then moved to Capital where he played a vital role in the design and subsequent successful launch of the Capital Network. Most recently he was Launch Director for Capital XTRA – the UK’s first national commercial urban dance radio station – which now broadcasts on FM in London and DAB across the UK. He’s currently a Senior Producer for both the Capital Network and Capital XTRA. Greg is the Producer of The Vodafone Big Top 40 with Marvin Humes – the biggest show in commercial radio with audience of 2.6 million listeners every Sunday.

Michael Blades: Bauer Radio

Michael is a DJ and Radio Presenter from East London, currently living in Leeds. He presents ’90s Anthems’ across Bauer Radio’s Yorkshire stations Radio Aire, Hallam FM and Viking FM every Friday and Saturday night between 10pm and 1am. He also DJs in bars and clubs across Leeds, specialising in Chart, Dance, Cheese and 90s.

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