Metro Radio broadcasts to the North East of England and was originally based in Gateshead, Tyne & Wear. It was launched on 15th July 1974.
The first Breakfast Show was presented by Don Dwyer, an Australian radio presenter formerly at ABC and the United Biscuits Network and the first show included messages of congratulations from Kenny Everett who, at the time, was broadcasting on Capital Radio, London.
1980s Jingle Montage
Metro 6 Jingle Package Montage