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All fun in Hereford and Kidderminster when the local digital radio multiplex gets a coverage boost for Fun Kids Radio and other stations

Saturday, 13th August 2016
August sees DAB boost to several local digital radio bundles for improved reception

Local digital radio in Herefordshire & Worcestershire, North Wales and Lincolnshire will recieve a significant boost in the coming weeks, thanks to the switch-on of a series of new transmitters carrying DAB radio stations.

Herefordshire & Worcestershire:

  • Hereford for improved coverage across the city

  • Kidderminster for better coverage in the town and beyond

Local digital radio stations in Herefordshire & Worcestershire include BBC Hereford and Worcester, Free Radio, Free Radio 80s, Fun Kids, Like Radio and Sunshine Radio.

North Wales:

  • Holyhead for improved coverage across Anglesey

  • Amlwch for improved coverage at the tip of the Isle of Anglesey

  • Llanddona for better coverage in the area and the Menai Straights

  • Gwaenysgor for better reception in Rhyl, Prestatyn and nearby stretch of the A55

  • Penmaen Rhos for Colwyn Bay and Old Colwyn

Local digital radio stations in North Wales include BBC Radio Cymru, BBC Radio Wales, Capital FM, Nation Gold Radio, Nation Radio and Smooth Radio.


  • High Hunsley for improved coverage across Beverley, Hull and beyond

Local digital radio stations in Lincolnshire include BBC Radio Lincolnshire, Lincs FM and Compass FM.
Digital radio expansion in North Wales and Lincolnshire
North Wales and Lincolnshire will also see a boost to stations carried on digital radio

High Hunsley will be added to the Lincolnshire network in September, with the remainder of the transmitters listed above penned for a launch in August 2016.

To receive DAB digital radio services, you need a type of radio designed to pick up digital broadcasts over the airwaves through its built-in aerial. We've links to good models on our pages, or scroll down the page for some quick links to both DAB and wi-fi receivers.

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Related links:
local radio stations, on this website.

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