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Advertise with Star Radio

Looking to advertise on Star Radio?

We’re the local radio station for Cambridge, Ely, Newmarket and Saffron Walden reaching thousands of people on multiple platforms every week. In fact, we're the only commercial radio station broadcasting from Cambridge! We're proud to be a part of daily life in and around our city, hosting Summer In The City on Parker's Piece, the Gifting Tree at the Grafton and scores of other events across Cambridgeshire. We reach an estimated 51,000 people across a 13-week period and our audience is engaged and loyal, each tuning in for six hours every week.

Source: RAJAR / Ipsos MORI / RSMB 12 Months January 2019

Radio allows brands to speak to listeners at key moments across the day whether at home, at work or one the move. According to Radiocentre, brands, on average, get nearly £8 back for every £1 they spend on radio and in many sectors, radio offers the best ROI of any media. This makes radio the medium with the second-highest return on investment outperforming press outdoor and online. Radio, along with cinema, has the lowest 'ad avoidance' of any media.

Star Radio has a range of products, from traditional radio advertising and sponsorships through to exciting on-air promotions, digital solutions and street marketing campaigns – the possibilities are (almost!) endless.

In short, we will work with you to develop a message and select the medium that will supercharge your message and get you the ROI you deserve.

Filling out the form at the bottom of this page will put you in touch with an expert at our Cambridge headquarters. One of our Account Managers will get in touch and give you a free, impartial quote based on your business needs and objectives.

  • The Sound Of The City

    Star Radio is the only commercial radio station broadcasting from Cambridge, playing the biggest songs all day long to Cambridge, Ely, Newmarket and Saffron Walden. Music from the past 40 years right through to current day is combined with engaging talk, essential news, travel, weather and entertainment. Star Radio is a valued part of Cambridgeshire life, involved in the area’s key events, from Summer in the City to Winter Wonderland on Parker's Piece, from Ely's Eel Day to the Saffron Walden carnival.

    Programming Format: AThe biggest songs all day long - classic hits from the last five decades.

    Target Audience: 25-54

  • Listener Demographics

    The number and proportion of regular Star Radio listeners that are:

    Male Female



    Social Grade
    ABC1 C2DE



    Household's main shoppers
    Main shopper (with children)



  • Age

    15-24: 8,600 | 25-34: 10,300 | 35-44: 11,300 | 45-54: 12,200 | 55-64: 7,700 | 65+: 4,200

    Source: RAJAR / Ipsos MORI / RSMB 12 Months Q2 2018

  • What do listeners do after hearing about a brand?

    Star Radio listeners are more likely than average to engage with a brand that's been promoted on the radio.

    Went on to purchase
    Star Radio Other Commercial Radio
    39% 30%

    Visited in-store
    Star Radio Other Commercial Radio
    40% 29%

    Searched online
    Star Radio Other Commercial Radio
    50% 46%

    Source: RAJAR / Ipsos MORI / RSMB 12 Months Q2 2018


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