Meet the Mix96 news team

We're a busy team, making sure we're bringing you the latest news from around Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire and beyond.

As well as bulletins on air, we bring you the latest with our articles online, provide breaking news alerts directly to your phone with our app and even create a daily flash briefing for you on Alexa devices!

Here are the people behind your headlines:

Dan Gooding
Dan Gooding


Dan Gooding is our Senior Broadcast Journalist.

You'll usually hear him on The Breakfast Show with Ben & Nia, bringing you all you need to know as you head off to work or on the school run.

Dan's radio career started by sorting post at his local station back home in East Sussex and demanding to help out the news team instead, before taking to the air on student radio up in Leicester.

He's been a journalist in Bucks, living in Aylesbury for five years, and loves bringing you the stories that affect you or your community.



Charlotte Fisher
Charlotte Fisher


Charlotte Fisher is the newest Broadcast Journalist at Mix96.

She is Aylesbury born and bred and has come back home after working in Norfolk.

She specialised in radio at the University of Lincoln and worked with the news team at the local radio station there.

For the last 10 months she has been a journalist at one of our sister stations in King's Lynn but has now joined the Mix96 team.

She is passionate about bringing you the very best local news.



Chris Maskery at the Christmas Light Switch-on
Chris Maskery at the Christmas Light Switch-on

Chris Maskery is Mix96's Head of News and Digital Content

He has been a journalist in this area for nearly 15 years and has been the editor at Mix96 for over eight of those.

He's passionate about bringing trust-worthy news to the Mix96 audience and making sure they know about news first.

He's also Mix96's Head of Digital so he's the person who makes sure that our online  news stories aren't interrupted by adverts or surveys.

Originally from Stoke-on-Trent – Chris came to be on the radio after spending time working for a newspaper.



Jasmine Rapson - LDRS reporter
Jasmine Rapson - LDRS reporter


Jasmine Rapson is Buckinghamshire's Local Democracy Reporter.

Jamsine works on stories about local authorities like Buckinghamshire County Council and other public service organisations.

The Local Democracy Reporting Service journalists are funded by the BBC as part of its latest Charter commitment but employed by regional news organisations.

This means that Jasmine is not based at Mix96 but shares her stories with us and with other local media outlets.

If you want to know more about the Local Democracy Reporting Service click here.

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