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We are the leading English commercial radio station in KwaZulu-Natal, boasting a loyal listenership of more than 1.1 million people (BRC RAMS, August 2017).
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East Coast Radio launches the 28-day Music MakeoverAfter conducting a market study and music test, East Coast Radio confirmed that music is the main reason why people tune into radio stations. While East Coast Radio is still KZN's number-one hit music station, ECR plans to get even better, by putting the music the station plays in the hands of the listeners. East Coast Radio has decided to launch a campaign that will make sure that every listener's music taste and preference is represented - this will encourage more people to tune in and by playing more music, East Coast Radio is confident that they will achieve this. 5 Feb 2019 Read more

KZN donates over R1.2m to province's underprivileged childrenDuring 12 hours of fundraising efforts R1,253,297 has been pledged by the people of KwaZulu-Natal, at Toy Story Corporate Challenge Day at Gateway Theatre of Shopping. Celebrities and ECR personalities manned the phone lines as individuals and businesses called to generously pledge money towards East Coast Radio Toy Story, in partnership with Toys R Us & Babies R Us. 12 Dec 2018 Read more

Final week to make Toy Story donationsToy Story Corporate Day is a day synonymous with large-scale giving in KwaZulu-Natal. Big business and celebrities will rally together on Friday, 7 December, to raise funds for underprivileged children in KZN as part of East Coast Radio Toy Story, in partnership with Toys R Us & Babies R Us. 6 Dec 2018 Read more

Now available on Deezer - Jacaranda FM and East Coast Radio
  • Deezer users can now stream two of South Africa's most popular local radio stations - Jacaranda FM and East Coast Radio.
  • Deezer to launch additional stations with a new Live Radio channel in the coming weeks. 13 Nov 2018 Read more

  • The story begins with you...Toys play an important part in a happy childhood; they are closest confidants, guests at tea parties and protectors on secret missions in the bottom of the garden. Now the story will begin with you, when you donate a new toy to an underprivileged child during East Coast Radio Toy Story in partnership with Toys R Us and Babies R Us. You can ensure they too have a toy story to tell. 25 Oct 2018 Read more

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