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DAB radio coverage : Phase 4 BBC transmitters
BBC national (BBC Nat) transmitters carrying national DAB radio stations, with switch-on date:

31 Mar 15
Peebles» BBC Nat

27 Mar 15
Nidderdale, N. Yorks» BBC Nat

26 Mar 15
Girvan, Ayrshire» BBC Nat
Ballater, Aberdeenshire» BBC Nat
Neath Valley, S.Wales» BBC Nat

25 Mar 15
Huntly, Aberdeenshire» BBC Nat
Dereham, Norfolk» BBC Nat

18 Feb 15
Tickhill, Doncaster/Notts border» BBC Nat

29 Jan 15
Creteway Down, Folkestone» BBC Nat

28 Jan 15
Ainley Top, Hudderdfield» BBC Nat

22 Jan 15
Innerleithen, Peebles» BBC Nat

2014 BBC transmitters

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Free Radio 80s logo
Free Radio 80s gets DAB go-ahead in Hereford and Worcester
Herefordshire and Worcestershire goes all-eighties in June 2015

[Tues 05 May 15]

Brooklands Radio gets month-long DAB trial in Surrey
Oldies and classic hits community station broadcasts on DAB for the first time

[Tues 05 May 15]

Pure Pop Maxi kitchen shot
Pure Pop Maxi packs Bluetooth and DAB+ into fine form
Latest Pure radio runs on AA batteries, ditching the need for a costly battery pack

[Tues 05 May 15]

August MB400 DAB radio
August MB400 crams in DAB, DAB+, NFC, Bluetooth & wake-up
Cheap, stylish DAB radio can be run from batteries and mains power for true portability

[Tues 05 May 15]


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Sony DAB radios
Portable Sony DAB
XDR-S40 still small, still popular

[Tues 05 May 15]

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Sony XDR-S60 DAB
Sony XDR-S60 ensures its future with DAB and DAB+ compatibility
Portable DAB receiver will pick up DAB and FM broadcasts both here and abroad

[Tues 05 May 15]

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Sound Digital radio stations
New national DAB digital radio stations launch in 2016
Second UK-wide DAB radio bundle sees relaunch of Virgin and talkRADIO

[Sat 28 Mar 15]

Premier Christian Radio
Premier takes Christian Radio to 2028
Praise and music station Premier Christian Radio sees continuous coverage to the UK

[Sun 22 Mar 15]

BBC Radio Suffolk logo
Suffolk joins nation as local DAB bundle license advertised
East Anglian county set to see launch of DAB radio stations as license is put up for grabs

[Sun 15 Mar 15]

Pure of a Marantz streamer
Marantz confirms its connected hi-fi can't support BBC's HLS live & listen again streams
Listeners will have to connect their smartphones or laptop to the hi-fi for live and catchup high-def audio streams

[Tues 10 Mar 15]

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Pure One Flow review photo
Pure One Flow streams BBC Radio 3 and allows custom addresses for 5 Live & Sports Extra
Comprehensive review of the Pure One Flow, updated to stream BBC listen again content and live radio streams

[Sun 08 Mar 15]

Pure Evoke F4, which can stream BBC listen again and live radio shows
BBC confirms it is full steam ahead with streaming radio changes
Introduces problems for many internet radio receivers; several Pure products were upgraded in 2014 to allow seamless access to BBC listen again services

[Fri 27th Feb 15]

Pure One Flow
BBC's internet radio streaming changes leaves many receivers unable to cope
Only a handful of models from Pure, including the One Flow, can access the BBC's listen again programmes

[Sun 22nd Feb 15]

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Special Edition Rob Ryan DAB radio
Pure chooses signature visual poetry for DAB design
Rob Ryan features on special edition radio, sure to impress on St. Valentine's Day

[Tues 10th Feb 15]

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Brand new DAB stations planned for 2016 UK-wide multiplex
Two applicants up for second commercial multiplex on DAB digital radio; up to 81 percent population covered by new proposals

[Weds 4th Feb 15]

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