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DAB radio coverage : Phase 4 BBC transmitters
BBC national (BBC Nat) or national commercial (Nat commercial) transmitters carrying Digital One's national DAB radio stations, with switch-on date:

30 June 15
Haverfordwest, Pembs» BBC Nat & Nat Commercial
Hythe, Kent» BBC Nat
Deal & Dover, Kent» BBC Nat & Nat Commercial
Skinningrove & Loftus, Teesside» BBC Nat
Wisbech, Cambs» BBC Nat
Holywell, Flintshire» BBC Nat
Newcastle Emlyn & Llandyfriog, Carms» BBC Nat
Downham Market, Norfolk» BBC Nat

16 June 15
Glossop, Derbs» BBC Nat

8 June 15
Ipswich, Suffolk» Nat Commercial

3 June 15
Port St. Mary, Isle of Man» BBC Nat

29 May 15
Brandon & the Brecks, Cambridge» BBC Nat
Ipswich, Suffolk» BBC Nat

18 May 15
Campbetown & Kintyre» BBC Nat

14 May 15
Tynedale, Northumberland» BBC Nat

29 Apr 15
Weardale, County Durham» BBC Nat
Grantham, Lincolnshire» BBC Nat
Nuneaton, Warwickshire» BBC Nat
Cannock, Staffordshire» BBC Nat
Poole & Ringwood» BBC Nat

8 Apr 15
Newton, Northumberland» BBC Nat
Manchester DAB trial radio stations
Manchester preps ten DAB stations for 1 Sept launch
Business radio, LBGT, all-eighties and country music radio set for late summer launch

[Mon 24 Aug 15]

What are the DAB digital radio trials about? Where can I receive them?
Ten places launch nine-month DAB trials during August & September



Portsmouth six new radio stations on DAB trial
Portsmouth go with six new stations on DAB
City sees music stations covering 1920s to the present day launch alongside Pompey football commentary

[Mon 24 Aug 15]

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Portsmouth DAB trial stations
Looking for something new to listen to in Portsmouth?
New stations launch on DAB mini multiplex for part of the South Coast

[Mon 10 Aug 15]

Brighton DAB trial stations
Dust off your DAB radio in Brighton & Hove
New bundle of DAB stations is on the air now for nine-month trial

[Mon 10 Aug 15]

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Suffolk's very own local DAB services to launch Oct 2016
Two new stations - Anglia and Suffok First - part of digital radio lineup for the county

[Mon 10 Aug 15]

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New rock and country music stations set for Suffolk launch
Eastern county could see Anglia and Suffok First stations launch in Q4 2016 alongside BBC, Heart and Smooth favourites

[Fri 19 June 15]



Yorkshire regional switch-off sees stations move to local DAB
FInd out how to get Capital, Heart, Radio Yorkshire, Gold and Smooth from 29th June 2015 onward if they disappear from your DAB station list

[Thurs 18 June 15]

When will DAB trials launch in my area?
Nine cities will see the launch of nine-month DAB trial, all on-air by September

[Fri 12 June 15]

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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]



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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