Join John weekday afternoons between 12pm and 4pm.
Every weekday guess the year on Time of our Lives, find out more about local history, and enjoy the chat with the after 2 guest.
To contact John call 01642-225511, text 81333 (start your message with TEES), email firstname.lastname@example.org or Tweet @bbctees.
John was born and bred in Middlesbrough, and loves the view from the top of Roseberry Topping on a clear day.
He has always been into radio, and worked around the country honing his radio skills before settling down back in the Boro at BBC Tees.
His trademark phrase is "yer joking aren't yer?!"