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Spencer James / Presenter

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Airplay Top 40 Rewind

Airplay Top 40 Rewind

Air Play Top 40

Air Play Top 40

Spencer James has been working in the media for nearly 30 years, and has been broadcasting for over two decades.

In that time he has been the programming controller for the UK’s first bi-lingual student radio station, Production & Promotions Manager for one of Spain’s biggest English radio networks, drive time and breakfast host on stations in the south east of the UK, as well as hosting Airplay40.

His passion for the media started originally in television, where he became a first assistant director for a couple of short films, one of which was BAFTA nominated. It was whilst at university however he truly became involved in radio broadcasting. Starting as a presenter, he worked up the ranks to become the Programme Manager for 2 years whilst also attaining a degree in Film & Television at the University of Wales, Aberystwyth.

You can hear Spencer with the Airplay Top 40 Rewind every Wednesday from 5pm and he counts down the hottest tracks every Sunday from 4pm on Up Beat Radio