Classic Oldies News

Here's the latest news of what's happening at Classic Oldies


  • Just released the Classic Oldies Christmas and New Year Schedule
    Classic Oldies is pleased to announce a cracker of a festive line up this Christmas. All your favourite Christmas music, presenters and special shows. For more information check out our

    festive schedule >

  • Remeberance Sunday
    As the nation remembers we will broadcast a special programme of remembrance at 10:50 on Sunday 11th November, including the two minutes silence at 11am.

  • Classic Oldies puts the spook into spooky tunes!
    Join us all day Tuesday 31st October for plenty of Halloween songs and surprises! We have a great selection of gruesome music as always Muahahaha!!

  • It's a 1960's Bank Holiday Monday!
    Join us all day Monday 28th August as we are playing your favourite Number 1s all day long from the 1960's! Relive the music and memories of that Classic Era.

  • The Northern Soul Show comes to Classic Oldies
    Make sure you have the talc and lino down ready for our Northern Soul Show with Peter - playing classic, rare and special versions of those marvellous songs for fans old and new.
    Sunday 7-8pm

  • Stick 'Em Up! Claim your free car sticker today!
    Do you want a free Classic Oldies Radio car sticker delivered straight to your door?
    Do you want to show off to everyone else that you listen to the greatest oldies radio station with the biggest variety of the best oldies?
    Well now you can, just get in touch through our website at ClassicOldies.co.uk with your address details and we'll send one out to you, free of charge.
    You'll then be able to show your love for your favourite radio station by displaying it proudly in your car window.

    A Classic Oldies Free Car Sticker


  • Summertime has arrived at Classic Oldies
    Summer has arrived in the UK and Jukey has got his flip flops out and his Summer Hits on. Join us for some Great Summer tunes to relax in the sunshine to.

    Jukey celebrating the summer on the beach


  • Through the night with even more Great Oldies
    Why should the oldies stop? That's the question many of our listeners have asked us at 11pm every night.

    So, with that in mind we've recently plugged in a few extra turntables behind the scenes and now, at any time and place, you can enjoy even more Good Times and Great Oldies as we're now with you all day, and all night long.

  • Exciting new shows on Classic Oldies
    Evening entertainment on Classic Oldies sees Marvellous Marvin in the hot seat from 5pm with stacks of great music from his own personal collection on the Music Marathon.

    Chelle Fontaine is here weekdays from 6-8pm with Sixties At Six from 6-7pm and our Backseat Memories show - weeknights from 10pm. Chelle is also the new presenter of our Sunday afternoon show from 4pm.

    Our new boy Greg Dukeson takes over the controls of the Evening Express from 8pm on weekday evenings.

    Due to the popularity of Sixties At Six on weekdays, we've now added the hour to weekends too, so you can now enjoy a dose of solid gold sixties music every evening from 6pm.

    Also at the weekends Marvellous Marvin is the host of our new weekend breakfast shows on Saturday and Sunday from 7am.

  • Valentine's Day Competition
    February 14th; the day when we shower our other halves with love and affection and maybe even a chocolate treat if they're lucky! This Valentine's Day we're celebrating the occasion by playing some of the finest love songs on-the-air and we're giving away a delicious gift box full of mouth watering chocolate treats too.

    Melt your Valentine's heart with a chance of winning a chocolate hamper worth £40.

    To be in with a chance of winning our chocolate hamper, just e-mail your name, address and contact number to studio@classicoldies.co.uk to be entered into our prize draw. Good luck from Classic Oldies - the radio station to fall in love with!

  • Greg Dukeson Joins the Classic Oldies Team
    Another new signing to the team here at Classic Oldies. We proudly welcome Greg Dukeson who is joining us next week and you can find out more about Greg on the presenters page.

  • What's Your Greatest Oldie?
    Here is your chance to take control of the greatest ever music collection - ours!

    To get on the air and select your favourite song of all time simply call 07522 353 849 and record your very own message we can broadcast across the UK.

    Tell us your greatest oldie of all time, and of course why it's so important to you - then sit back and enjoy the greatest oldies of all time as chosen by Classic Oldies listeners weekdays from 10am with Tim Disney.

  • Just released the Classic Oldies Christmas and New Year Schedule
    Classic Oldies is pleased to announce a cracker of a festive line up this Christmas. All your favourite Christmas music, presenters and special shows. For more information check out our

    festive schedule >

  • Tim Disney joins us full time at Classic Oldies
    Classic Oldies is pleased to announce the sign up of the excellent presenter Tim Disney. You can hear Tim with the Gold Rush on weekdays 10-2pm and on Sunday Afternoons 12-4pm.
    Find out all about Tim on his profile Who is Tim Disney?

  • Classic Oldies puts the spook into spooky tunes!
    Join us all day Saturday 29th October for plenty of Halloween songs and surprises! We have a great selection of music as always and the boss has just agreed to do it all again on Monday 31st October so you get to enjoy a double Halloween experience. Muahahaha!!

  • Happy Birthday We are 2 Today!
    Classic Oldies Celebrates 2nd Year On Air On Tuesday 2nd August at 10am Classic Oldies celebrated two years of broadcasting. Our listenership is continuing to grow as more and more people are finding the UK's home of "Good Times and Great Oldies". We now have nearly 4,000 fans on Facebook and over 1,000 people are listening via the TuneIn radio website and app too. Your friends at Classic Oldies Radio thank you for making the switch and here's to many more years of playing the best music ever made!

  • More listeners are joining Classic Oldies
    Our listenership is continuing to grow as more and more people are finding the delights of "Good Times and Great Oldies". We now have over 1,000 people listening via the TuneIn radio website and app.

  • New station Id's sung in Dallas USA
    Our latest station jingles are being sung in Dallas USA with the legendary TM Singers. TM Studios has been creating station jingles for top radio stations since 1955. We are really excited and can't wait to hear them on air :)

    TM hard at work creating our new sound

    From L to R: Greg Clancy, Bruce Wermuth, Jeff Oxley, Carly Reign, Annagrey Weichman

  • You can now find us in Apple's iTunes Radio.
    As well as listening on the site you can now tune in via Apple's iTunes radio section. Just search for Classic Oldies in the internet section in iTunes.

  • Hi Meet Juke our newest member of the Classic Oldies Team.
    Juke's here with us everyday helping us to pick and play all your favourite Classic Oldies from the 1950's and 60's

    Meet Juke the new member of the Classic Oldies team


  • Classic Oldies Disco takes to the road.
    The ultimate party disco for your event. Spectacular light display and impressive sound quality. Years of professional experience with a fantastic reputation. The Disco Roadshows are fully insured and hosted by Classic Oldies DJ's. We'll entertain your guests and make your party a party that get's everybody talking.

    We'll pack it with all the great music as heard on Classic Oldies and of course include all the traditional party classic's too (if required). We'll happily take your requests and make your guests feel welcome.
    For more details Get in touch



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