John Tolson

Daytime in the Wakefield District

Weekday mornings from 10am join John playing the best songs to get you through the day along with the latest travel news and what's happening in the Wakefield District. Choose the music on Workplays, play along with The Test of Time, hear a selection from our featured Album of the Week and enjoy three songs that made it to the top on Number Ones At One.

About John

After stints at radio stations in Leeds, John joined Ridings FM at our launch in 1999 working on our evening, afternoon and breakfast programmes before taking over our daytime show in 2016. Born just down the road in Dewsbury, John has been living and working in West Yorkshire all his life and after 18 years at Ridings FM feels like a native of the area and is proud to be part of the station that’s just for the Wakefield District.

John presents Ridings FM's Daytime Show from 10am-2pm and Saturdays 9am-1pm.

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