Public File

This part of our website will help you to learn more about what we do, our remit, and how we are monitored to ensure we comply with our obligations. This is known as JACK Radio's "Public File".
The regulation of radio licensees in the United Kingdom is controlled by Ofcom. From time to time Ofcom will monitor JACK Radio's output and check JACK Radio's Public File to ensure we are complying with our obligations.
If you have a complaint:
Should you have a complaint about any part of JACK Radio's output, or your dealings with the station, in the first instance please contact the Station Manager, Ian Walker, by e-mailing: or write to him:
Ian Walker
Station Manager
JACK Radio
270 Woodstock Road
Oxford OX2 7NW
Should you be dissatisfied with the outcome of your complaint you can contact Ofcom as the official regulator.
Please write to Ofcom at:
Riverside House
2a Southwark Bridge Road
London SE1 9HA
Or you may telephone Ofcom: 020 7981 3040
Schedule of news bulletins:
News bulletins (National and international content) at 7am, 8am, 9am weekdays. Produced in Oxford.
Note that Bank Holidays operate a Saturday schedule and there is no news on Christmas Day, Boxing Day or New Year’s Day.
The News Team
JACK Radio's News Editor Jo Summerbell. Her e-mail address is:
Other journalists assist Jo as required. Should you wish to contact the news team you can call them in the news room on 03301 22 44 88 or e-mail

Listener driven content runs 24 hours a day
More of what we do
A lot of what happens on-air here at Union JACK is reflected in this website from the homepage 

The music we play
We only play music by female artists.
JACK Radio Format

The rules which define the sound of JACK Radio are contained in the station's format, which is drawn up by Ofcom.
Ofcom Monitoring
From time to time Ofcom will monitor JACK Radio to ensure we are complying with our Format requirements.
You can view the result of this monitoring on Ofcom's website.

Your favourite female artists.

Pink Cadillac by Natalie Cole

Playing the best of British.

Road Rage by Catatonia