Contact us

You can get in touch with us on social media or by phone.

– Twitter: @SparkSunderland

– Facebook.com/sparksunderland

– Call the office: 0191 515 3875

– Call the Studio: 0191 515 2200


To get in touch with a certain department, look below.

Programming Team

Programme Controller (Head of Evenings & Overnight): nathan.ely@sparksunderland.com
Head of Daytimes: liam.milburn@sparksunderland.com

Content & Community 

 Head of Content, Community & Planning: ethan.lowersonmarshall@sparksunderland.com
Commuinty Coordinator: beth.king@sparksunderland.com
Events Coordinator: lauren.robinson@sparksunderland.com
Branding Coordinator: adam.wood@sparksunderland.com

Music Team

 Head of Music: carey.frances@sparksunderland.com
Deputy Head of Music: stephanie.chungu@sparksunderland.com
Local Music Coordinator: emily.fox@sparksunderland.com


Head Of Broadcast News: catherine.peart@sparksunderland.com
Deputy Head Of Broadcast News: ellie.lyall@sparksunderland.com
Newsroom Manager: india.adams-norton@sunderland.ac.uk


Head of Visualization: adam.gilson@sparksunderland.com
Head of Online Technical: adam.wood

Station Administration, Compliance & Complaints

Station Manager: richard.berry@sunderland.ac.uk
mediaHUB compliance manager: scott.mcgerty@sparksunderland.com
Volunteer Coordinator: abbie.burgess@sparksunderland.com


How to find us

The mediaHUB is based on the fourth floor of the David Puttnam Media Centre, University of Sunderland.

To find us, take the stairs of lift to the third floor, and then head through the first door and up the stairs or lift to the fourth floor.