Radio Popolarehas been a specialist broadcaster of information and free independent communication since 1976 and is considered by many to be a "Radio Leader" in Italy for information due to its political and editorial independence.
Radio Popolare broadcasts 24 hours a day (20 of which are live), 365 days a year. The headquarters of Radio Popolare are in the 1,600 square metres of the radio station itself. 50 people are employed full time at Radio Popolare including 35 professional journalists in addition to a large number of contributors. The broadcasts reach the whole of the Regione Lombardia plus a few areas to the south- west and east of the region. The weekly listener figures for 2008 as compiled by two independent nationally recognised organisations and published by AUDIRADIO are around 520,000.
Since 1992, Radio Popolare is the leader of a national network which is linked via satellite, 22 local radio broadcasters transmit the Radio Popolare news and a few topical programmes in their areas.
Since January 2004 streamed on the internet at www.radiopopolare.it
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