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Radio stations from Wales in the United Kingdom
Welcome to our UK radio stations directory. See our clickable maps for more stations


From regional station Real Radio to local stations for Swansea including
The Wave and Swansea Sound; you'll find links to these and more
radio stations below...

on this page: North Wales | Mid Wales | South and South-West Wales
on other pages: English Border Counties | South-West England | Wirral
see also: regional listings for DAB digital radio stations in the South Wales region



National radio stations for Wales


spkBBC Radio Wales
broadcasts in English; news and information; current affairs; farming; talk
am882 (South Wales)
am657 (North Wales)
fmview your local frequency at the BBC website
also available on local DAB digital radio, in the Cardiff and Newport area
and the heads of the South Wales valleys
also available on local DAB digital radio, in Swansea, Carmarthenshire &
most parts of Pembrokeshire
also available on local DAB digital radio, in many parts of
North-East Wales, West Cheshire & Liverpool
listen livelisten live on our audio pages

spkBBC Radio Cymru
broadcasts in Welsh; news and talk; Welsh contemporary pop & dance
fm96.8 (South Wales)
fm93.1 (Powys)
fm96.1 (Newtown, Powys)
fm104.9 (Treorchy, Rhonnda Cynon Taff)
fm104.6 (Ebbw Vale, Blaenau Gwent)
fm104.5 (Pontypridd, Rhonnda Cynon Taff)
fmtelephone BBC Information Wales on 08700 100 222
fmif you need to find a frequency for your area
also available on local DAB digital radio, in the Cardiff and Newport area
and the heads of the South Wales valleys
also available on local DAB digital radio, in Swansea, Carmarthenshire &
most parts of Pembrokeshire
available on local DAB digital radio, in many parts of
North-East Wales, West Cheshire & Liverpool
listen livelisten live and listen again on our audio pages

spkReal Radio
See the regional listing for further information and links

Regional radio stations in Wales


Find more DAB and FM regional stations serving South Wales

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DAB Digital Radio
The local DAB digital radio multiplex covering North-East Wales, west Cheshire & Liverpool launched on 19th April 2013 on channel 10D, with transmitters at Moel-Y-Parc, Wrexham Rhos & St. John's Beacon.
The separate multiplex covering Gwynedd, Anglesey/Sir Ynys Mon, Conwy and most of Denbighshire/Sir Ddinbych is likely to launch in 2013/4 on channel 12D. Both multiplexes are operated by MuxCo.
The local digital radio multiplex for parts of North-East Wales and Liverpool is already on the air on channel 11B and is operated by Bauer Digital Radio. Please refer to our Liverpool DAB digital radio listings for more information and station links.
What is DAB digital radio?
Which DAB radios can I buy?
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Key to DAB stations:
station on-air on DAB
forthcoming station (launch date)
(m) indicates mono service

North-East Wales, west Cheshire & Liverpool:
channel 10D
Gaydio (from 26th July 2013 for 6 weeks)
Dee on DAB
BBC Radio Cymru
BBC Radio Wales
Juice FM
Nation Radio
Real Radio

View a coverage map for this multiplex.

North Wales
Anglesey, Gwynedd, Conwy, Denbighshire, Wrexham and Flintshire


spkDee on DAB
hits from the last forty years; news & information
available on local DAB digital radio, in many parts of
North-East Wales, West Cheshire & Liverpool

spkCalon FM
community station
fm105.0 (Wrexham)

spkGaydio
music, news and features for gays and lesbians
available on local DAB digital radio, in many parts of
North-East Wales, West Cheshire & Liverpool
from 26th July 2013 for a six week period
listen livelisten live on our audio pages
Gaydio on facebook

spkRadio Glan Clwyd
community station
am1287 (Rhyl, Denbighshire)

spkSmooth Radio
relaxing music mix
am1260 (Wrexham, West Cheshire, Flintshire and Denbighshire)
also available on local DAB digital radio in Wrexham & surrounding areas
listen livelisten live on our audio pages

spkHarlech FM
community station
fmon-air date TBC (Harlech, Gwynedd)

spkHeart 96.3
contemporary and classic hits
fm96.3 (Rhyl and Prestatyn, Denbighshire)
listen livelisten live on our audio pages
This station was formerly known as Coast 96.3

spkHeart 103
contemporary and oldies; broadcasts in Welsh & English
fm103.0 (Anglesey, Caernarfon and Bangor, Gwynedd)
listen livelisten live on our audio pages
This station was formerly known as Champion 103

spkHeart 103.4
contemporary and classic hits
fm103.4 (Wrexham, West Cheshire, Flintshire and Denbighshire)
listen livelisten live on our audio pages
This station was formerly known as Marcher Sound

spk107.6 Juice FM
alternative; contemporary; dance music
listen livelisten live on our audio pages
available on the local DAB digital radio multiplex
serving North-East Wales, West Cheshire & Liverpool

spkMon FM
community station
fmon-air date TBC (Isle of Anglesey)

spkNation Radio
See the regional listing for further information and links
available on local DAB digital radio, in many parts of
North-East Wales, West Cheshire & Liverpool

spkPoint FM
community station
fm103.1 (Prestatyn, Denbighshire)

spkReal Radio
See the regional listing for further information and links
available on local DAB digital radio, in many parts of
North-East Wales, West Cheshire & Liverpool

spkTudno FM
community station
fm107.8 (Llandudno, Conwy)


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DAB digital radio logo
DAB Digital Radio
A local DAB digital radio multiplex for Mid and West Wales is on the air now on channel 12D, having launched on 30th Aug 2013 and is operated by Muxco. Channel 10C was reserved to cover Ceredigion and Powys, but when the licence was awarded it was decided Powys would be too difficult to cover due to its geography, however listeners in the south of the county may still be able to receive this multiplex from nearby transmitters.
Mid Wales
Powys and Ceredigion


spkRadio Beca
community station
fmon-air date TBC (Aberystwyth, Ceredigion)

spkRadio Ceredigion
contemporary music; oldies; broadcasts in Welsh and English
fm103.3 (Aberystwyth, Ceredigion)
fm97.4 (Cardigan Bay)
fm96.6 (Lampeter)

spkRadio Hafren
adult contemporary music; specialist music shows
am756 (Newtown and Welshpool, Powys)
This station was formerly known as Radio Maldwyn - The Magic 756

spkReal Radio
See the regional listing for further information and links


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DAB digital radio logo
DAB Digital Radio
The local digital radio multiplex for Cardiff & Newport (which also covers the towns of Merthyr Tydfil, Abergavenny, Aberdare and Ebbw Vale in the Heads of the South Wales valleys) is on the air on channel 12C (having moved from 11C in July 2013) and is operated by Now Digital (Southern) Ltd. For re-tuning advice, see our information here.
The local digital radio multiplex for Swansea is on the air now on Channel 12A and is operated by UTV Bauer Digital.
A local DAB digital radio multiplex for Mid and West Wales is on the air now on channel 12D, having launched on 30th Aug 2013 and is operated by Muxco. A local DAB digital radio multiplex for Mid and West Wales is on the air now on channel 12D, having launched on 30th Aug 2013 and is operated by MuxCo, with transmitters at Carmel, Preseli and Kilvey Hill, with a further transmitter at Greenhill launching in 2014. Channel 10C was reserved to cover Ceredigion and Powys, but when the licence was awarded it was decided Powys would be too difficult to cover due to its geography, however listeners in the south of the county may still be able to receive this multiplex.
What is DAB digital radio?
Which DAB radios can I buy?
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Key to DAB stations:
station on-air on DAB
forthcoming station (launch date)
(m) indicates mono service

Cardiff & Newport; Merthyr Tydfil, Abergavenny, Aberdare & Ebbw Vale: Channel 12C
BBC Radio Cymru
BBC Radio Wales
97.4 & 103.2 Capital FM
Nation Hits! (m)
Nation Radio
Pop Up Radio
Real Radio
Smooth Radio
stations no longer on multiplex »

View a coverage map for this multiplex.

Swansea : Channel 12A
BBC Radio Cymru
BBC Radio Wales
Heat Radio
Swansea Sound
The Wave
stations no longer on multiplex »

View a coverage map (in PDF format) for the Swansea multiplex.

Mid & West Wales:
channel 12D
BBC Radio Cymru
BBC Radio Wales
Radio Carmarthenshire
Radio Pembrokeshire
Nation Hits!
Nation Radio
Real Radio Wales

View a coverage map for the Mid & West Wales multiplex (includes Greenhill transmitter, due on-air in 2014).

Other multiplexes:
If you live on the coast in and around Swansea Bay, you may also be able to receive stations on the North Devon local digital radio multiplex.
There may also be the BBC's national DAB digital radio services and national commercial DAB digital radio stations available to you in this area. You can also do a postcode check to confirm which services you may receive.
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Click here to see a list of regional stations in this area
Regional stations:
We also have a list of regional FM stations broadcasting to South Wales.

Help on DAB retune


help on re-tuning your DAB radio if you live in the South Wales valleys, Cardiff or Newport
» Need to re-tune your DAB radio? Help is at hand.



DAB digital radio aerials - 3-element, rod and flat indoor
Live in a weak signal area? Need a DAB digital radio aerial to improve reception? You can get one online.




South, South-East and South-West Wales
Cardiff, Newport, Vale of Glamorgan, Bridgend, Swansea, Neath Port Talbot, Rhonnda Cynon Taff, Merthyr Tydfil, Caerphilly, Blaenau Gwent, Torfaen, Monmouthshire, Carmarthenshire, and Pembrokeshire


spkBridge FM
oldies and classic hits
fm106.3 (Bridgend)
listen livelisten live on our audio pages

spkBRfm
community station
fm97.3 (Brynmawr, Blaenau Gwent)

spkBro FM
community station
fm98.1 (Barry, Vale of Glamorgan)

spk97.4 & 103.2 Capital FM
top 40 chart music
fm103.2 (Cardiff and Vale of Glamorgan)
fm97.4 (Newport)
also available on local DAB digital radio, in the Cardiff and Newport area
and the heads of the South Wales valleys
listen livelisten live on our audio pages
This station was formerly known as Red Dragon FM

spkRadio Cardiff
community station
fm98.7 (Cardiff)

spkRadio Carmarthenshire
forty years of hits; news & information
fm97.1 (Carmarthenshire)
also available on local DAB digital radio, in Swansea, Carmarthenshire &
most parts of Pembrokeshire
listen livelisten live on our audio pages




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spkSmooth Radio
relaxing music mix
am1305 (Newport)
am1359 (Cardiff and Vale of Glamorgan)
also available on local DAB digital radio, in the Cardiff and Newport area
and the heads of the South Wales valleys
listen livelisten live on our audio pages

spkGTFM
Community station
fm107.9 (Pontypridd, Rhonnda Cynon Taff)

spkHeat Radio
music from the eighties to today; old skool tracks; celebrity news
available on local DAB digital radio, in Swansea and surrounding areas
listen livelisten live on our audio pages

spkKiss 101
See the regional listing for further information

spkNation Hits!
pop music from the seventies to the current day
fm102.1 (Swansea, Neath & Port Talbot)
also available on DAB digital radio in & around Swansea, Cardiff, Newport &
heads of the South Wales valleys
also available on local DAB digital radio, in Carmarthenshire &
most parts of Pembrokeshire
This station was formerly known as Nations 80s & Bay Radio

spkNation Radio
See the regional listing for further information and links

spkRadio Pembrokeshire
forty years of hits; news & information
fm102.5 (St. David's, Milford Haven & Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire)
am107.5 (Tenby)
also available on local DAB digital radio, in Swansea, Carmarthenshire &
most parts of Pembrokeshire

spkPop Up Radio
occasional service broadcasting during events & festivals
available on local DAB digital radio, in the Cardiff and Newport area
and the heads of the South Wales valleys

spkReal Radio
See the regional listing for further information and links

spk97.5 Scarlet FM
hits; news & information
fm97.5 (Llanelli, Carmarthenshire)

spkSunshine Radio
current and classic hits
fm107.8 (Abergavenny, Monmouthshire)
am107.0 (Monmouth)

spkSwansea Sound
classic hits of the eighties and nineties
am1170 (Swansea)
also available on local DAB digital radio, in Swansea and surrounding areas
listen livelisten live on our audio pages

spkRadio Tircoed
community station
fm106.5 (Tircoed Forest Village and West Swansea)

spkToradio
community station now closed
spkValleys Radio
station now closed
spkVoice FM
community station now closed

spkThe Wave
contemporary hits
fm96.4 (Swansea)
also available on local DAB digital radio, in Swansea and surrounding areas
listen livelisten live on our audio pages

spkXS Wales
community station now closed
fm(Neath)
fm(Port Talbot)


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