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Thursday, 12th February 2004
Planet Rock, Virgin Radio in stereo and PrimeTime Radio come to Norwich

The national digital commercial station Planet Rock, plays and spoken word station Oneword and oldies station PrimeTime Radio can now be heard in and around Norwich and parts of North-East Norfolk.

A new radio transmitter has been switched on at Stoke Holy Cross, beaming out DAB digital radio signals to more than half a million potential listeners across Eastern parts of Norfolk.

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The switch-on means that Virgin Radio is now being broadcast in stereo for the first time on DAB digital radio in the area.

Following the switch-on of these new digital radio transmitters on 10th February 2004, listeners with a DAB digital radio in Norfolk and surrounding areas should now be able to pick up the national digital services by performing an "Autotune" or "Autoscan" with their DAB-enabled tuner or radio. The list of stations available is as follows:

  • Classic FM

  • Core

  • Life

  • Oneword

  • Planet Rock

  • PrimeTime Radio

  • talkSPORT

  • Virgin Radio

To receive DAB digital radio stations in the UK, you need a DAB digital radio - a new type of radio that can receive digital radio broadcasts. For more information, read our guide to DAB digital radio and discover more about the tuners available to buy.

Related links:
national commercial DAB radio stations, on this website.
Norfolk radio stations, on this website.
guide to DAB digital radio, on this website.
portable digital radios, available to buy now, via this website.
pocket DAB radios, on this website.
hi-fi separates DAB digital tuners, on this website. promo banner

Have it all? DAB digital radio

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