Alex Kerr – Station Manager
Alex started his radio experience back in the 80’s he joined hospital radio Paisley the same year he founded Johnstone’s Talking Newspaper for the blind, which is now Renfrewshire Sound in 1982. Born in Johnstone and went to Johnstone High after going to Cochrane castle primary.
He worked at Clydeside Scottish in Johnstone as a conductor on the routemaster buses and then became a driver.
When he moved to Oxfordshire back in 1990 he started a pirate station called Impact Fm, 1995 he joined the team at Silverstone working on the station there for the grand prix ,from then he moved onto the internet with the name Impactlive, Living in Banbury North Oxfordshire he was awarded an RSL fm trial licence for the month of June 2003.
He founded Johnstone Sound, with the aim of the local community getting involved with the station and all for FREE. The station is run as a non profit making group and any funding comes from donations and local advertisers.