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Welsh business teams up with Capital South Wales to 'Make Some Noise'

Capital Breakfast presenters Polly and Geraint help raise money for Global’s Make Some Noise charity

Posted on 13 Oct 2015

Cardiff-based celebrated their headline sponsorship of Global’s Make Some Noise charity appeal with a ‘dress loud’ day on Friday 9th October.

As part of the day, Capital Breakfast presenters Polly and Geraint from Capital South Wales visited the offices to meet the staff and judge the loudest shirts and skirts being worn. Staff who dressed up donated money to Global’s Make Some Noise, which helps improve the lives of disadvantaged children and young people and also gives a voice to small charities and projects across the UK that struggle to raise awareness.

Capital South Wales, along with other Global radio brands including Heart, Smooth Radio, Classic FM, LBC and Radio X, plus their listeners, got involved in the ‘dress loud’ day, which included special celebrity guests, presenter challenges and money can’t buy prizes.

The winner of the best dressed competition was Steve Mitchell, who donned a fetching set of leopard print leggings, with the best dressed team going to the Digital team.

Fiona Creedon, head of advertising at, says:

“We were delighted to be the headline sponsor of Global’s Make Some Noise appeal last week. Global’s Make Some Noise does some amazing work to help disadvantaged children and young people across the UK. Everybody at got into the spirit of ‘dress ‘loud’ day and it was amazing to see just how much money was donated as well as the loud and jazzy shirts that some people had been hiding in their cupboards.”


About Global’s Make Some Noise:

Global’s Make Some Noise is a national charity, established in 2014, that gives a voice to small charities and projects across the UK that struggle to raise awareness. Global has brought together its brands, Heart, Capital, Capital Xtra, Radio X, Classic FM, LBC, Smooth, Smooth Extra and Gold which reach a combined 23 million people every week, to raise money to change young lives. Global's Make Some Noise is an appeal operated by Global Charities, a registered charity in England and Wales (1091657) and Scotland (SC041475). More information is available at

About Communicorp UK: 

Communicorp UK is home to some of the most exciting brands in UK radio including Capital networks in Scotland and South Wales, Heart networks in Yorkshire and North Wales, Smooth Radio networks in the North East, North West and East Midlands as well as 106.1 Real XS in Manchester. Our stations have a total reach of over 3.2 million adult listeners a week and command almost 24.5 million adult listening hours each week. Communicorp UK is an independent operating arm of Communicorp Group Ltd – Ireland’s premier media company and the home of some of Europe’s leading commercial media brands.
Source: RAJAR/Ipsos-MORI/RSMB six months ended June 2015 within the Communicorp UK TSA (All Adults 15+)

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