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Public File

Each local commercial radio station in the UK has obligations with regard to its programmes, including its music and local content. These obligations are set out in the station Format which forms part of this station's Public File. The Public File is available in hard copy by post upon request by any member of the public, and serves as one indicator of each station's output. Comment on the contents of the Public File should be made to the station or to the industry regulator, Ofcom.

News Bulletin Schedule
Weekdays
06:00 & 19:00 National News with Local News Insert
07:00 -18:00 inclusive National and Local News 
07:30, 08:30, 16:30 & 17:30 National and Local News Headlines & Sport
19:00-05:00 inclusive National News Hourly

Saturday
08:00-12:00 inclusive National News with Local News Inserts
13.00-07:00 National News Hourly

Sunday
08:00-12.00 inclusive National News with Local News Inserts
13:00-05:00 inclusive National News Hourly

Local news is produced in-house and is mostly made up of local items but also incorporates the main national/international stories at the time. Some National news bulletins are presented by Sky News in London.

Recent News Stories Covered On Air
You can view the latest stories on our website news section here.

The News Team
News Editor - Nick Jewers
News Gathering - Paul Bradbury, Lindsey Alder, James Wall.
You can contact the news team on 01788 220 140 or email news@rugbyfm.co.uk  

Programme Schedule
You can view our latest programme schedule here

Automated Programming
During an average weekday our daytime programming (0600-1900) is live between 0600-0900. Outside of these times a producer, presenter or manager is available to control the programme elements (such as pre-recorded links and all other station programming features).

Local programming
Mon- Fri 06:00–10:00, 14:00-19:00
Sat 08:00-12:00
Sun 08:00-12:00

At other times programming may be shared with other Quidem Midlands Limited stations.

Localness Guidelines
Ofcom has produced localness guidelines that all local commercial radio stations must adhere to. You can read these at http://www.ofcom.org.uk/radio/ifi/rbl/car/localness/

Contacting 107.1 Rugby FM

Our address and registered office is:

Rugby Broadcasting Company Limited t/a 107.1 Rugby FM
The Ideas Centre
Holly Farm Business Park
Honiley
Kenilworth
Warwickshire
CV8 1NP
Registered in England and Wales - Company No. 06928928

Our telephone numbers are:
Office – 01788 220 140
Studio – 01788 220 150

Our email address is: studio@rugbyfm.co.uk  

Events / Charities Supported
107.1 Rugby FM provides a free-of-charge events listing guide, available to view here.

107.1 Rugby FM and its sister stations regularly support the following charities:
NSPCC - Annual Charity Auction
Myton Hospices
Macmillan Cancer Support - World's Biggest Coffee Morning

Recent programming and/or news highlights
Information about programming and news highlights, including audio and/or video can be viewed via the website homepage, available here.

107.1 Rugby FM Playlist
Our Playlist is updated weekly and can be viewed here.
A full, searchable listing of all tracks played is available here.

The Station Format
107.1 Rugby FM broadcasts in accordance with its station format. You can download this format here.

Making a complaint
If you have a complaint about any aspect of the on air output, in the first instance you should write to the Director of Operations, Ben Day on:

By email: ben.day@quidem.co.uk
By telephone: 01788 220 140
By post: see address above.

If you feel that the response is unsatisfactory, you can complain directly to the Government regulator Ofcom. Please see their website for further details on how to complain: http://www.ofcom.org.uk/complain/

Last updated: 18/08/2013