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BBC Radio 2 Country

Launching on Thursday 5th March 2015 for select quick picks of country music to support the Country to Country festival in London, BBC Radio 2 Country - a temporary DAB digital radio station will bring you Garth Brooks in conversation, Steve Wrightís Country love songs, Dolly Parton discussing her career with Johnnie Walker and Tony Blackburn playing country hits from the UK charts. Find out how you can get involved and tune in, via our directory listing. Tune in from Monday 2nd March, to experience a taster of what's coming up on the station.


Six Nations Rugby live radio commentary online
Listen to radio commentary of the Six Nations 2015 rugby tournament & Cricket World Cup

From 6th February to 23rd March 2015, the 6 Nations championships are taking place. Join the action at Twickenham, Murrayfield and the Millennium Stadium as the home nations of England, Scotland and Wales take on Ireland, Italy and France, each vying for the "Grand Slam" title. Catch all live commentaries on the radio from every game, broadcast by BBC Radio Five Live and BBC radio in the nations throughout the tournament. You can also tune in to live coverage on DAB of the Cricket World Cup 2015.

Saturday 28th February 2015 : Scotland v Italy : kick off 14:30 GMT
Saturday 28th February 2015 : France v Wales : kick off 17:00 GMT
Sunday 1st March 2015 : Ireland v England : kick off 15:00 GMT
Saturday 14th March 2015 : Wales v Ireland : kick off 14:30 GMT
Saturday 14th March 2015 : England v Scotland : kick off 17:00 GMT
Sunday 15th March 2015 : Italy v France : kick off 15:00 GMT
Saturday 21st March 2015 : Italy v Wales : kick off 12:30 GMT
Saturday 21st March 2015 : Scotland v Ireland : kick off 14:30 GMT
Saturday 21st March 2015 : England v France : kick off 17:00 GMT

[Mon 02 Feb 15]





Roberts Record R DAB/FM radio recorder with pause and rewind
DEAL : SAVE £40 on recording DAB radio - £59.99
The Roberts RecordR lets you pause, rewind & record DAB radio : 4 programmable timers
Read our news article about the Roberts RecordR

[Fri 27th Feb 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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DAB radio coverage : Phase 4 BBC transmitters
BBC national (BBC Nat) transmitters carrying national DAB radio stations, with switch-on date:

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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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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