2CH Easy 1170 is a popular radio station broadcast from Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. This radio station plays the most beautiful English Songs. Here provides Hits, Classics, Easy Listening, Pop and Standards music. It entertains Sydney’s adult, affluent lifestyle market with the world’s best easy listening songs from the ’50s through to today’s latest releases.

It broadcasts an oldies format and is aimed at an older age demographic. 2CH commenced broadcasting on 15 February 1932 on 1210 kHz. It moved to its current frequency of 1170 kHz in 1935.

General Info –

  • City: Sydney, Australia
  • Genres: Classic Hits
  • Language: English
  • Branding: Sydney’s 2CH
  • Slogan: Easy Classics
  • Format: Oldies, easy listening
  • Callsign meaning: Churches
  • Former frequencies: 1210 kHz AM (1932–1935)
  • Networks: EON Broadcasting
  • Owner: Oceania Capital Partners (86%), Glenn Wheatley, John Williams (Radio 2CH Pty Ltd)

To get more information just visit: Website: www.2ch.com.

2CH Easy 1170 is the most famous and popular radio station in Sydney, Australia. This radio station was the leading radio station in the town before 30 years. This station continuously involved with community events and regularly present updates on community activities.

History

2CH commenced broadcasting on 15 February 1932 on 1210 kHz. It moved to its current frequency of 1170 kHz in 1935. The NSW Council of Churches was its license holder until it was sold to John Singleton in April 1994 becoming part of the Macquarie Radio Network. The CH stands for “Churches”.

In January 2017 2CH was sold to a consortium of Oceania Capital Partners, Glenn Wheatley, and John Williams for $5.6 million. The station had to be sold to comply with an undertaking given to the Australian Communications and Media Authority following the merger of the Macquarie Radio Network and Fairfax Media to comply with legislation allowing one party to only control two radio stations in a market.

Church Thanksgiving

On 18 February 2007, a thanksgiving service to celebrate 2CH’s 75 years of broadcasting was held at St Andrew’s Anglican Cathedral, Sydney Square, commencing at 2 pm. The Most Rev. Peter F Jensen, the Anglican Archbishop of Sydney presided with Rev. Dr. Ross Clifford preaching.

[Information source: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2CH]

Programs:

For more than 30 years 2CH has been Sydney’s leading Easy Listening radio station with a format structured around familiar hit songs by legendary stars like Michael Buble, Shirley Bassey, Air Supply, Frank Sinatra, Celine Dion, Neil Diamond, Kenny Gee, John Farnham, the Beatles, and Elvis Presley.

Every Saturday night Bob Rogers presents “Reminiscing.” This nostalgia filled program features the biggest hits recorded by the greatest easy listening stars of all time, spanning the years from the late thirties to the end of the sixties.

Sunday nights on 2CH enjoy a huge following with the popular “Nightsong” presented by John Edmondstone and 3 hours of fascinating talk back from 9 until midnight with Kel Richards.

The breakfast programme, 2CH Breakfast is hosted by Gareth McCray, The Bob Rogers show comes with many celebrity interviews, cooking and lifestyle segments, competitions, and giveaways. On Saturday nights Bob Rogers is the host, focusing on artists and topics of the pre-rock era. All Music Weekend is a themed music weekend usually promoting a particular artist or music genre.

The main shows of the station are: Gareth McCray OAM, Kel Richards, Trevor Sinclair, Bob Rogers, Mardi Cole, Ian Rogerson, and Johnny Young.

Weekdays

  • 00am to 6:00am – Easy Classics Midnight to Dawn
  • 6:00am to 9:00am – Indira & Trevor
  • 15am – 2CH Secret Sound
  • 40am – 2CH $1,000 Minute
  • 9:00am to 1:00pm –
  • 1:00pm to 3:00pm – Kel Richards
  • 3:00pm to 7:00pm – Ian Rogerson
  • 15pm – 2CH Secret Sound
  • 7:00pm to 12:00am – Nightmoves with Johnny Young
  • 8:00pm to 9:00pm – Aussies at 8
  • 9:00pm to 10:00pm – The Edge with Johnny Young

Saturday

  • 00am to 6:00am – Easy Classics Midnight to Dawn
  • 6:00am to 12:00pm – Mardi Cole
  • 12:00pm to 6:00pm – Gareth McCray
  • 6:00pm to 12:00am – Reminiscing with Bob Rogers

Sunday

  • 00am to 6:00am – Easy Classics Midnight to Dawn
  • 8:00am to 9:00am – Kel Richards
  • 9:00am to 12:00pm – Mardi Cole
  • 12:00pm to 6:00pm – Gareth McCray
  • 6:00pm to 8:00pm – The Elvis Presley Show
  • 8:00pm to 9:00pm – Nightsong
  • 6:00pm to 12:00am – Kel Richards

Announcers – Weekdays:

  • Gareth McCray OAM (Weekday breakfast 5:00am – 9am)
  • Bob Rogers (Weekday mornings 9 am – 12pm)
  • Kel Richards (Weekday afternoons 12 pm – 3pm)
  • Ian Rogerson (Weekday Drive 3 pm – 7pm)
  • Johnny Young (Weeknights 7pm- 12am)
  • Overnights on 2CH (12am – 5am)

 

Contact Info:

Social Contact: Facebook, Twitter, Website.

Radio Station contacts:

Address: Radio 2CH GPO Box 4290, Sydney 2001, NSW, Australia

Phone: +61 (02) 8570 0000

Email: digital@mrn.com.au

administration: +61 (02) 9302 0255

competition: + 61 (13) 0013 1170

Fax: +61 (02) 8570 0219

Admin Office: Suite 62, 3d Floor 14 Narabang Way, Belrose NSW 2085.

 

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