Gem Radio - Hits Radio East Midlands - Gem 106

(Votes:69, Average:4.5)
The radio is currently out of service or has been discontinued!
If the online broadcast of Gem Radio doesn't start, or lags, please contact us on the Contact page, or try to find the error on the Troubleshooting page.

About Gem Radio

Listen to the internet radio of Gem Radio live, the Nottingham-based radio station of Bauer Radio Ltd. Part of Bauer's Hits Radio Network and a member of the Planet Radio group. Listeners choose Gem 106 for its colourful musical palette, which includes the best pop and rock songs from the last 30 years. The station's schedule regularly features news updates, with East Midlands and Nottingham-related news, travel and traffic information, and weather reports, as well as important national and international news. The radio wakes up with the "Breakfast Show with Jo & Sparky" on weekdays from 6am to 10am, featuring Jo Russell and Mark "Sparky" Colerangle to liven up your morning. "The Hits UK Chart" is broadcast from 4pm to 7pm on Sundays, which is Bauer's own chart show led by Sam Thompson, featuring the hottest 40 songs. The station was rebranded on 17 April 2024 to become Hits Radio East Midlands and became part of the Hits Radio network.

Gem Radio slogan: "The Biggest Hits. The Biggest Throwbacks"

Do you see incomplete, outdated or incorrect information on our site? Do you think You know more about the radio? Help us, write to us on Facebook and in exchange we'll reward you with advertisement free use! :)

Contacts - Phone number, SMS, E-mail, Facebook etc.

Postal address: Castle Quay, Castlefield, Manchester, M15 4PR

Phone: +44 161 288 0103, +44 161 288 5000
SMS: 63103
E-mail: feedback[kukac]


Frequency: East Midlands - 106.0 FM
Your favourite radios
Capital FM
LBC Radio
Heart FM
Smooth Radio
Gold Radio
Classic FM
Capital Dance
talkSPORT 2
Heart 80s
Radio X Classic Rock
Radio X
Heart Dance
Virgin Radio UK
Q Radio
Capital Chill
Capital XTRA Reloaded
Heart Xmas
LBC News
Capital XTRA
Smooth Chill
Fun Kids
Heart 90s
Nation Radio
NME Radio
Panjab Radio
Sun FM
Times Radio
Original 106
Cheesy FM
Radio Caroline
Premier Christian Radio
GB News Radio
Boom Radio
House Party Radio
City Sound Radio
KCC Country
Smooth Country
Sky News Radio
Dance Anthems Radio
Juice Radio
Sunrise Radio
Christmas FM
Past Perfect
Jorvik Radio
Laser 558
Flex FM
BFBS Gurkha Radio
More radios

Gem Radio comment box

This box is not read by the radio's staff! So, if you would like to ask for a song, or send a word to the radio presenter, try one of the contacts!

News about Gem Radio

Bauer to rebrand heritage FM stations in England and Wales to Hits Radio
Free Radio, Gem Radio, Hallam FM, Lincs FM, Metro Radio, Pulse 1, Radio City, Rock FM, Signal 1, TFM, Viking FM and Wave Swansea are rebranding to Hits Radio. The news has been announced to staff this morning with 15 radio stations in total making the switch in April 2024.More >> - 10.01.2024
Gem to go digital only as Greatest Hits Radio gets ready to take over 106FM
East Midlands regional radio station Gem is to lose its FM frequency to Greatest Hits Radio. Gem, which broadcasts on 106 MHz, started life in 1997 as Radio 106 before changing names to Century 106, Heart and then Gem 106.More >> - 29.08.2023
Opinion: RadioToday industry predictions for 2020
One thing is for sure – radio is changing at an incredible pace. Keeping up with emerging products and making full use of smart technology is key. But whilst the art of ‘input’ is changing, the ‘output’ has remained fairly static for many decades. Listeners can still hear a friendly voice on the radio at all hours of the day – the major difference is where the voice is located and when they were recorded. But let’s dig deeper down into the industry and see what 2020 might bring...More >> - 01.01.2020
David Lloyd releases new Radio Secrets book
A new insider’s guide to presenting and producing powerful content for broadcast and podcast has been written by David Lloyd. David has spent 35 years in radio, mostly in management, from LBC to Virgin, Century to Galaxy, Trent to Lincs FM, Free Radio to Gem 106 and BBC. He is now offering consultancy services and producing a weekly Radio Moments podcast and regular hour-long Conversations series with radio people who have made a difference. David tells RadioToday: “I wanted to write a new book which really fitted today’s"...More >> - 27.08.2019
Bauer to network drivetime across 11 licences in North and Midlands
Bauer Media has announced plans to network Wes Butters and Gemma Atkinson across most of its big city stations in England, meaning 7 presenters will lose their daily drivetime show. From 2nd September, Wes will be on 4-7pm across Metro Radio, TFM, Rock FM, Radio City, Hallam FM, Radio Aire, Viking FM and the four Free Radio stations in the West Midlands – in addition to his current show on Hits Radio in Manchester and on DAB across the UK. Gemma will join the show after her maternity leave...More >> - 05.08.2019
Bauer gains approval to network breakfast shows
Ofcom has granted Bauer a number of Format changes to allow all of its stations to network all but three hours each weekday rather than the previous seven. UK commercial radio stations have been allowed to submit Format changes since the Localness Guidelines were amended last year, but Bauer has only just taken the steps required to allow this. Bauer can now share all programmes, with the exception of a three-hour show on weekdays (which doesn’t have to be breakfast), in the approved areas already suggested by Ofcom.More >> - 08.07.2019
Gem to take Hits Radio strapline and night programmes
Gem in the East Midlands is now identifying itself as playing The Biggest Hits, The Biggest Throwbacks, in line with Free Radio in the West Midlands and the Hits Radio network. Former Gem Radio presenter Jennie Longdon will return to the station, as she currently hosts Hits Chilled on the Hits Radio network of stations, which starts on Gem tonight (Monday). Hits Chilled on Gem will replace the local automated Wind Down Show from 10pm to 1am, Sunday to Thursday evenings...More >> - 08.07.2019
Hits Radio to launch own UK Chart Show
Bauer is to broadcast its own chart show each Sunday afternoon following its decision to drop the Official Big Top 40 from Global. The UK Chart Show will broadcast every Sunday 4pm till 7pm with Sarah Jane Crawford across the Hits Radio Network from this Sunday, 6th January 2019. The programme will play “the hottest 30 tracks in the UK, airing what audiences are listening to, streaming, watching and downloading that week...More >> - 04.01.2019

Do you like this radio? Recommend it to your friends!  

Playlist 19

Majestic, The Jammin' Kid and Celine Dion - Set My Heart On Fire
18:53Majestic, The Jammin' Kid and Celine Dion - Set My Heart On Fire
The Kid Laroi - Without You
18:50The Kid Laroi - Without You
Sabrina Carpenter - Espresso
18:48Sabrina Carpenter - Espresso
Coldplay - Viva La Vida
18:38Coldplay - Viva La Vida
Jax Jones and Zoe Wees - Never Be Lonely
18:36Jax Jones and Zoe Wees - Never Be Lonely
Rema and Selena Gomez - Calm Down
18:31Rema and Selena Gomez - Calm Down
David Guetta and One Republic - I Don't Wanna Wait
18:28David Guetta and One Republic - I Don't Wanna Wait
Justin Bieber - Sorry
18:19Justin Bieber - Sorry
Perrie - Forget About Us
18:16Perrie - Forget About Us
Switch Disco ft. Ella Henderson - React
18:11Switch Disco ft. Ella Henderson - React
Get older playlist

Gem Radio's programmes19

01:00 - Jennie Longdon
The Biggest Hits, The Biggest Throwbacks with Jennie!
04:00 - Matt Crabb
The biggest hits, the biggest throwbacks with Matt Crabb...
06:00 - Gem At Breakfast with Jo & Sparky
We become Hits Radio this Wednesday at 6am!
10:00 - The 10am Throwback
The biggest throwbacks, in the mix, every weekday morning at 10am...
11:00 - Tom Green
The biggest hits, the biggest throwbacks with Tom Green...
13:00 - Hattie Pearson
The biggest hits, the biggest throwbacks with Hattie Pearson..
16:00 - Gemma Atkinson & Mike Toolan
The biggest hits, the biggest throwbacks on the way home...
19:00 - Friday Night Hits - Owen Warner
The biggest hits, the biggest throwbacks for Friday night with Owen!
23:00 - Hits Mix
The biggest hits, the biggest throwbacks in the mix!