Welcome to North West Radio Stations

Welcome to the North West Radio Stations site, now over 25 years old (originally launched in September 1997 as “Manchester Radio Stations”). 

The following pages are a guide to some of the radio stations you can receive in the area surrounding Manchester and North West England. The stations are listed in frequency order. Most of the stations can generally be heard with varying quality across the North West of England.

Latest News

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Latest Site Updates

18 October 2023 – Wythenshawe FM added to Stockport DAB

18 October 2023 – Various changes to National and Local DAB with a number of Absolute, Heat, Kerrang and Magic stations launching nationally.

8 October 2023 – Glossop, Stoke and Warrington Small Scale DAB Multiplexes added.

29 August 2023 – Stockport DAB Multiplex added

As Seen on TV!​

First broadcast in the UK on BBC2 in 2002, Fame Set and Match is the story of Saturday Morning Kids TV, and features photos and information contributed from this site.

Memories of North West Radio Stations

Visit the Memories section for old photos and memories of radio stations from the past including BBC Radio Manchester, Piccadilly Radio, Radio City, Red Rose Radio, BBC Radio Lancashire and many more: 

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