17 June, 2008 – XFM Radio now broadcasting from Exchange Quay
Xfm Manchester is now broadcasting from Exchange Quay. The station which started broadcasting in March 2006 has moved into Building 4 of this imposing 532,000 sq ft office complex at the northern gateway to Salford Quays.
Xfm Manchester broadcasts on 97.7 DAB Digital radio and online at xfmmanchester.co.uk with 186,000 weekly listeners across Greater Manchester.
Justice Ellis, marketing & events controller said “Exchange Quay is an ideal base for us with the local amenities on site and the secure environment for those working on the evening and night programmes”.
Xfm has taken a 6998 sq ft suite on a 10 year lease. Exchange Quay currently has suites available from 1000 to 25,000 sq ft and with headline rents at £17.50 per sq ft exclusive it offers a highly competitive alternative to Manchester City centre.
“We have been receiving more enquiries from media companies since the BBC confirmed its move to Salford Quays and expect the area to become a real hot spot for these types of businesses over the next few years” said David Clark of Exchange Quay Management.
Letting agents are DTZ and Canning O’Neill.
Source: XFM Press Release