Sad Loss of Graham Coley

Graham Coley, the founder and managing director of Takeover Radio as died. The Leicester Mercury has reported that:

Graham Coley, who started Takeover Radio in 1998, died at the city’s Loros hospice after his condition deteriorated while he was on holiday in Spain. He had been diagnosed with bladder cancer in 2016, but still committed as much of his time as possible to running Takeover. A post on the Takeover Radio Facebook page announced the death of Mr Coley, who has been described as leaving a “tangible, extraordinary legacy”. It read: "The trustees and volunteers of Leicester’s Takeover Radio and the Children’s Media Trust are deeply saddened to announce the death of our founder and managing director Graham Coley, 61, after a hard-fought battle against cancer. “His condition unexpectedly deteriorated while on a family holiday in Spain. He was flown home and admitted to the Loros hospice.”

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