Forever Broadcast

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Forever Broadcasting PLC
19 July 2001

Thursday 19th July 2001

                                  PRESS RELEASE
 
                             Forever Broadcasting plc

                                   Board Changes

Forever Broadcasting plc ('Forever' or 'the Company'), the Newcastle-based
independent radio group, today announces the following Board changes: -

Giles Squire, Group Programme Director, has resigned from the Forever
Broadcasting plc Board and will be leaving the company with effect from the
release of this announcement.  The Board would like to thank Giles for his
contribution to the establishment and development of Forever Broadcasting.

Steve King, Development Director, succeeds Giles as Group Programme Director
with immediate effect, and is appointed to the Board.  Steve joined the
company shortly before flotation last year.

Maurice Dobson, Group Sales Director, has notified the Board of his intention
to retire from Forever Broadcasting on his 60th birthday, in June 2002.  In
preparation for this, he is reducing his role and will be assisted in the
coming months by Harry Dunne, who will be appointed to the Board as Group
Sales Director on Maurice's retirement.

Biographical Notes:-

Steve King, 44, has worked in the radio industry for 20 years.  Prior to
joining Forever Broadcasting in June 2000, he worked as the Yorkshire Regional
Programme Director for Metro Radio Group plc until 1995, as Managing Director
of Radio Aire Ltd in Leeds (an EMAP owned station) from 1995 until early last
year, and was Managing Director of Century Radio in Manchester, which he
joined in March 2000 until the station was acquired by Capital Radio plc in
June 2000.

Harry Dunne, 54, has worked in media sales for almost 25 years, and in the
radio industry since 1982.  He is currently employed by Forever Broadcasting
plc as Managing Director of Tower FM Ltd in Bolton, and prior to joining
Forever Broadcasting was Group Commercial Director of Border Radio Holdings
Ltd from September 1998 until June 2000. Prior to working for Border Radio
Holdings, Harry worked for Metro Radio Group plc as Sales Director of its
Yorkshire stations, and then from September 1995 as Managing Director of EMAP
Radio Yorkshire and then Managing Director of EMAP Radio North East.

The following disclosures are made in accordance with the AIM rules as
follows:

i)        Full name and age of Director / Proposed Director

            a) Steven James King, no previous names, age 44
            b) George Henry Dunne, no previous names, age 54

ii)       The names of all companies and partnerships of which the Director /
Proposed Director has been a Director or Partner of at any time within the
previous 5 years

            a)  In respect of Mr King:-

            Forever Broadcasting Digital Radio Ltd *
            North East Digital Radio Ltd *
            West Midlands Digital Radio Ltd *
            North West Digital Radio Ltd *
            North West Now Ltd *
            London Digital Radio Ltd *

            Century 105 Ltd
            Radio Aire Ltd
            EMAP Digital Radio Ltd
            CE Digital Ltd
            Radio Hallam Ltd

            b) In respect of Mr Dunne:-

            PerfectTaste Ltd *
 
            Border Radio Holdings Ltd
            Sun FM Ltd
            EMAP Radio North East Ltd

* Current Directorship/ Partnership

There are no matters to be disclosed in respect of either Mr King or Mr Dunne
under paragraph (f) (iii) to (viii) of Schedule 2 of the AIM Rules