Panjab Radio also target businesses in West Midlands, West Yorkshire and North East England, whilst appealing to national advertisers in the UK.
Panjab Radio is an energetic business offering entertaining radio programmes to listeners throughout the UK, Europe and worldwide on different platforms. The company, which is based in Hayes, originally started out in 2000 and has many years experience in the media industry profession.
With a team that includes 30 experienced presenters, front of house staff and sales persons, Panjab Radio has strived on team working, a positive working environment and cooperation within the team, and are interested in like-minded individuals to join the team. Panjab Radio has an expanding client base, based in and around Greater London, including private organisations, charities and Asian businesses.
To provide a high quality broadcast service that informs, entertains and actively represents and promotes the Panjabi language, heritage, culture, traditions, music and artists, acting as an agent of cohesion through which all Panjabi’s can unite and flourish.
Many years ago, there was not a single radio station in the world that catered solely to the needs of the immense Panjabi population. Panjab Radio was created in the year 2000 in order to fill this colossal gap, for a 24 hour, permanent station that provided 100% Panjabi content.
Panjab Radio offers an eclectic selection of shows which cover, cultural, religious, social, community, entertainment and news, including a vast selection of Panjabi music; from the latest British Asian Bhangra to Folk songs fresh from Panjab.
Since its launch Panjab Radio has gone from strength to strength. What started off as a small dream; is now the most popular Panjabi radio stations in the world. Dedicated to helping the community, Panjab Radio has been part of a number of charity organisations that seek to better the world in which we live. For example Panjab Radio supported the ‘Nav Nirmaan Project’ which aimed to rebuild the homes of those individuals who were displaced in the 2001 devastating Gujarat earthquake, by raising over £200,000 through on air campaigns. A part of the money was also donated to NGO ‘Help the Aged’ in India to run a mobile medical unit in Jalandhar, Panjab.
Other notable facts about Panjab Radio are:
Panjab Radio is a dominant Panjabi speaking station and has programmes to target the diverse Panjabi community, of which there are 120 million Panjabi speakers worldwide.
Panjab Radio broadcasts Sikh religious programmes from 3am-12pm (midday) and from 6pm-8pm in the evenings daily.
Panjab Radio is the first radio station to actively promote Sikh teachings and spread messages of equality regardless of race, gender or creed.
Panjab Radio supports community programmes and engages in fundraising activities.
Following Sikh principles, Panjab Radio upholds a level of respect and does not endorse products that may go against Sikh beliefs i.e. alcohol & tobacco products.
As a mark of Panjab Radio’s credibility in the industry and to our listeners there are nearly 7,000 members in our private ‘Panjab Radio Membership Club’ which is growing everyday.
Panjab Radio is a medium through which thousands of the world’s Panjabi community, home and away, can express their views and opinions, whilst keeping in touch with their culture and roots.
How You Can Listen to Panjab Radio
Sky Satellite Channel 0130 DAB Digital Radio in Greater London, West Yorkshire, West Midlands & North East England, www.panjabradio.co.uk
Panjab Radio Media Pack 2011