DAB Stations

National Multiplex (BBC)
The BBC National Multiplex broadcasts across the UK on Block 12B and is run by the BBC.

BBC Radio 1

BBC, national. Chart / Contemporary music.
Frequencies : FM 98.9 (North West), 98.2 (C Lancs), 99.6 (N Lancs), 98.5 (N Wales), various other relays on 97.7 – 99.8, DAB National


BBC Radio 1 Xtra 

BBC, national. Urban Music.


BBC Radio 2

BBC, national. Adult Contemporary and Easy Listening, with Specialist programming in the evenings and weekends. Presenters include Chris Evans at breakfast.
Frequencies : FM 89.3 (North West), 88.6 (C Lancs), 90.0 (N Lancs), various other relays on 88.0 – 90.2, DAB National.


BBC Radio 3

BBC, national. Classical and Jazz.
Frequencies : FM 91.5 (North West), 90.8 (C Lancs), 92.2 (N Lancs), various other relays on 90.2 – 92.4, DAB National


BBC Radio 4

BBC, national. Talk radio including news, drama, comedy, science and history.
Frequencies : FM 93.7 (North West), 93.0 (C Lancs), 94.4 (N Lancs), various other relays on 92.4 – 94.6, DAB National


BBC Radio 4 Extra

BBC, national. Radio 4 sister station


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BBC Radio 5 Live

BBC, national. Talk and sport.
Frequencies : AM 909, 693, DAB National


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BBC Radio 5 Live Sports Extra

BBC, national. Additional sports


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BBC Radio 6 Music

BBC, national.


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BBC Asian Network

BBC, national.


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BBC World Service

BBC, international.


NATIONAL MULTIPLEX (DIGITAL 1)
The Digital 1 National Multiplex broadcasts nationally on Block 11D and is run by Digital 1.

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Absolute Radio

Independent, national. Rock and Pop music. Classic Album tracks along with Today’s best music.
Frequencies : AM 1215, 1197 (Merseyside), 1242 (Stoke-on-Trent), DAB National


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Capital UK

Independent, national. Pop music.


Capital Xtra
Capital Xtra

Independent, national. Dance and Urban music.


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Classic FM

Independent, national. Classical Music.
Frequencies : FM 101.1 (North West), 101.8 (N Lancs) DAB National


Heart Extra

Independent, national. Festive music.


Heart 80s

Independent, National. 80s music.


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Kiss

Independent, national. Dance and Urban music.


lbc
LBC

Independent, national. London-based national talk and phone-in station – “Leading Britain’s Conversation”

 


magic
Magic

Independent, national. Easy Listening music.


Radio X
Radio X

Independent, national. Rock and guitar-based music.
Frequencies : FM 97.7 (Manchester), DAB National


smoothextra
Smooth Extra

Independent, national. Easy Listening Music.


talksport
Talk Sport

Independent, national. Sport and Talk radio.
Frequencies : AM 1053, 1089, 1107 (Merseyside), DAB National


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UCB 1

Independent, national. Religion.


NATIONAL MULTIPLEX (SOUND DIGITAL)
The Digital 2 National Multiplex broadcasts nationally on Block 11A and is run by Sound Digital. Launches March 2016

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Absolute Radio 80s

Independent, national. 80s Music.


awesome-radio
Awesome Radio

Independent, national. Muslim lifestyle, music and speech station.


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Fun Kids

Independent, national. Children’s radio station


heatradio
heat radio

Independent, national. Pop music, celebrity gossip and entertainment.


jazz-fm
Jazz FM

Independent, national. Jazz music.


kisstory
Kisstory

Independent, national. Classic Dance.


magic-chilled
Magic Chilled

Independent, national. Chilled music.


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Magic Mellow

Independent, national. Relaxing and melodic music.


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Panjab Radio

Independent, national. Sikh and Panjabi radio.


planet-rock
Planet Rock

Independent, national. Rock music.


premier
Premier

Independent, national. Christian music and speech.


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Premier Praise

Independent, national. Christian music and speech.


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Share Radio

Independent, national. Business and finance programmes.


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Sunrise Radio

Independent, national. Asian music and speech programmes.


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Talk Radio

Independent, national. News and current affairs.


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Talksport 2

Independent, national. Live sports and sports talk. Launches 15th March


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UCB 2

Independent, national. Christian music.


unionjack
Union Jack

Independent, national. British music.


virgin-radio
Virgin Radio

Independent, national. Rock and pop music.


Manchester Multiplex
The Manchester Multiplex broadcasts across Greater Manchester and North Cheshire on Block 12C and is run by CE Digital.


asiansoundradio
Asian Sound Radio

Independent, local, East Lancs. Music, news and information for the Asian community.
Frequencies : AM 963 (East Lancs), 1377 (Manchester), DAB Manchester


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BBC Radio Manchester

BBC, local, Manchester. News, sport and general talk radio from BBC North’s MediaCity:UK studios. Excellent football coverage on a Saturday afternoon. Previously known as BBC GMR.
Frequencies : FM 95.1 (Main), 104.6 (East Manchester), DAB Manchester


Capital Manchester
Capital Manchester

Independent, local,from Manchester. Hit music station, part of the Capital network broadcasting from Leicester Square London. Local news, breakfast, drive and weekend programming from Manchester.
Frequencies : FM 102.0, DAB Manchester


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1458 Gold Manchester

Independent, local, from Manchester. The greatest hits of the 60s, 70s and 80s, sport, local and national news.
Frequencies : AM 1458, DAB Manchester


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Heart North West

Independent, regional, North West. Adult Contemporary station, part of the Heart network broadcasting from Leicester Square London. Local news, breakfast, drive and weekend programming from Manchester.
Frequencies : FM 105.4 (North West), DAB (Manchester, Liverpool, Central Lancs)


Key 103

Independent, local, from Manchester. Plays Chart Hits. Part of the Bauer City 1 Network.


Key 2
Key 2

Independent, local, from Manchester. Plays Greatest Hits. Part of the Bauer City 2 Network replacing Piccadilly Magic.


Key 3
Key 3

Independent, local, from Manchester. Plays The Hits. Part of the Bauer City 3 Network replacing The Hits Radio.


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Kiss Fresh

Independent, national, from London. Playing ‘non-stop new beats including hip-hop, R&B, EDM, House and Garage. Part of the Kiss network


Smooth North West
Smooth Radio North West

Independent, regional, North West. Easy Listening music station, part of the Smooth network broadcasting from Leicester Square London. Local news, breakfast, drive and weekend programming from Manchester.
Frequencies : FM 100.4, DAB Manchester, Liverpool, Central Lancs


Liverpool Multiplex
The Liverpool Multiplex broadcasts across Merseyside on Block 11B and is run by Bauer Media.




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BBC Radio Merseyside

 


Capital Liverpool
Capital Liverpool

Independent, local, from Liverpool. Hit music station, part of the Capital network broadcasting from Leicester Square London. Local news, breakfast, drive and weekend programming from Liverpool. Formerly Juice FM.
Frequencies : FM 107.6, DAB Liverpool


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Heart North West

Independent, regional, North West. Adult Contemporary station, part of the Heart network broadcasting from Leicester Square London. Local news, breakfast, drive and weekend programming from Manchester.
Frequencies : FM 105.4 (North West), DAB (Manchester, Liverpool, Central Lancs)


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Kiss Fresh

Independent, national, from London. Playing ‘non-stop new beats including hip-hop, R&B, EDM, House and Garage. Part of the Kiss network


Radio City

Independent, local, from Liverpool. Plays Chart Hits. Part of the Bauer City 1 Network.


Radio City 2
Radio City 2

Independent, local, from Liverpool. Plays Greatest Hits. Part of the Bauer City 2 Network replacing Magic.


RadioCity3
Radio City 3

Independent, local, from Liverpool. Plays The Hits. Part of the Bauer City 3 Network replacing The Hits Radio.


Radio City Talk
Radio City Talk

Independent, local, from Liverpool. Rock, News and Sport.
Frequencies : AM 1548, DAB Liverpool


Smooth North West
Smooth Radio North West

Independent, regional, North West. Easy Listening music station, part of the Smooth network broadcasting from Leicester Square London. Local news, breakfast, drive and weekend programming from Manchester.
Frequencies : FM 100.4, DAB Manchester, Liverpool, Central Lancs


Central Lancashire Multiplex
The Central Lancashire Multiplex broadcasts to Preston, Blackpool, Blackburn and surrounding parts of Central Lancashire on on Block 11B and is run by Bauer Media.

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2BR

Independent, Blackburn. Across South and East Lancashire. (Formerly The Bee)
Frequencies : FM 96.3 (Chorley), 99.8 Burnley, 106.5 (Preston), 107.0 (Blackburn), DAB Central Lancashire





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BBC Radio Lancashire

 


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Capital Manchester

Independent, local,from Manchester. Hit music station, part of the Capital network broadcasting from Leicester Square London. Local news, breakfast, drive and weekend programming from Manchester.


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Heart North West

Independent, regional, North West. Adult Contemporary station, part of the Heart network broadcasting from Leicester Square London. Local news, breakfast, drive and weekend programming from Manchester.
Frequencies : FM 105.4 (North West), DAB (Manchester, Liverpool, Central Lancs)


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Kiss Fresh

Independent, national, from London. Playing ‘non-stop new beats including hip-hop, R&B, EDM, House and Garage. Part of the Kiss network


Rock FM

Independent, local, from Preston. Plays Chart Hits. Part of the Bauer City 1 Network.


Rock FM 2
Rock FM 2

Independent, local, from Preston. Plays Greatest Hits. Part of the Bauer City 2 Network replacing Magic.


RockFM3
Rock FM 3

Independent, local, from Preston. Plays The Hits. Part of the Bauer City 3 Network replacing The Hits Radio.


Smooth North West
Smooth Radio North West

Independent, regional, North West. Easy Listening music station, part of the Smooth network broadcasting from Leicester Square London. Local news, breakfast, drive and weekend programming from Manchester.
Frequencies : FM 100.4, DAB Manchester, Liverpool, Central Lancs


North East Wales & West Cheshire Multiplex
The North East Wales & West Cheshire Multiplex broadcasts across North East Wales & West Cheshire on Block 10D and is run by Muxco.

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BBC Radio Cymru

BBC, regional. Welsh Language service across the whole of Wales.


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BBC Radio Wales

BBC, regional, for Wales.
Frequencies : AM 657 (Wrexham), 882 (Wales), FM 94.8 (North Wales Coast), 95.4 (North East Wales)


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Capital North West and Wales

Independent, local, from Wrexham. Hit music station, part of the Capital network broadcasting from Leicester Square London. Local news, breakfast, drive and weekend programming from Wrexham.
Frequencies : FM 103.4, 97.1 (Wirral), 96.3 (North Wales Coast)


Cheesy FM

Independent, National. Pop music


chriscountry
Chris Country

Independent, National. Country music


Deeondab
Dee on DAB

Independent, local, Chester. Contemporary music, with local news and information for Chester.


Dragon Radio
Dragon Radio

Independent, local, Cardiff.


lovs80s
Love 80’s Liverpool

Independent, local. 80’s Music


nationradio
Nation Radio

Independent, local, Cardiff.


Sandgrounder
Sandgrounder Radio

Independent, local, Southport.


Wirral Radio
Wirral Radio

Independent, Community, Wirral.


Stoke Multiplex
The Stoke Multiplex broadcasts across Staffordshire & Cheshire on Block 12D and is run by UTV Bauer.

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BBC Radio Stoke

BBC, local, from Stoke covering North and Mid Staffordshire and South Cheshire.
Frequencies : FM 94.6 (Main), 104.1 (Stafford), AM 1503, DAB Stoke


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Signal 1

Independent, local, from Stoke-on-Trent. Plays Chart Hits.
Frequencies : FM 102.6 (Stoke), 96.4 (East Cheshire), 96.9 (Stafford), DAB Stoke


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Signal 2

Independent, local, from Stoke-on-Trent. Plays Classic Hits.
Frequencies : AM 1170 (Stoke), DAB Stoke


Trial Manchester Multiplex
The Trial Manchester Multiplex broadcasts across Manchester on Block 10B and is run by Niocast Digital.


antennaradio
Antenna Radio

Independent. Pop music.


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Chris Country

Independent, National. Country music


Colourful Radio

Independent, Local. Soul music


Delite Radio

Independent, National.


Dragon Radio
Dragon Radio

Independent, local, Cardiff.


Gaydio
Gaydio

Independent, local, Manchester
Frequencies : FM 88.4, DAB Manchester


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Heritage Radio

Independent. Religious.
Frequencies : AM 1602, DAB Manchester


lgr
LGR London Greek Radio

Independent, local. For the Greek community


Love80sMcr
Love 80’s Manchester

Independent, local. 80’s Music


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MAX 80’s

Independent, local. 80’s music


MCR Live

Independent, local, Manchester. Indie music from the Northern Quarter.


rainbowradio
Rainbow Radio

Independent, national. Radio for the West African population.


Revolution
The Revolution

Independent, local, from Oldham. Playing 80s, 90s and current chart music.
Frequencies : FM 96.2, DAB Manchester


solarradio
Solar Radio

Independent, local. Classic and 21st Century Soul Music.


sunrise-mcr
Sunrise Radio Manchester

Independent, local, from Bradford. Asian Music


timelessradio
Timeless Radio

Independent, local. Music from the 1940’s to 1970’s.


Unity FM

Independent, local, Manchester
Frequencies : FM 92.8, DAB Manchester


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The Steve Penk Wind Up Channel

Independent, National. Non-stop wind up calls.