Cumbria community radio station closes
Cumbria community radio station closes
Posted by
Cumbria community radio station closes

Indigo 106.6FM, a community radio station based in Kirkby Lonsdale, Cumbria has closed after six years on-air.

The station decided to surrender its licence last month after certain unspecified events compromised the sustainability of the service.

Paul Broadbent, one of the directors of the station, also applied for an additional community radio licence in an adjacent area to Indigo in 2013 but this was rejected by Ofcom.

Indigo launched in March 2008 covering many towns and villages in the South Lakes, North Lancashire & North Yorkshire area including Kirkby Lonsdale, Ingleton, Sedbergh, Casterton, Barbon, Clapham, Bentham and Caton.

It’s not known exactly when Indigo stopped broadcasting as the station’s website is still fully operational inviting visitors to listen live.

0 11 5214 13 January, 2015 Community Radio News, Today 12:57 pm 20151 Tuesday, January 13th, 2015

Leave a Reply

European Radio Show - January 29, 2017 at 10:00 am (Paris)
European Radio Show - January 30, 2017 at 10:00 am (Paris)
European Radio Show - January 31, 2017 at 10:00 am (Paris)
RAJAR delivered to stations Q4 2016 - February 8, 2017 at 10:30 am ()
Radiodays Europe 2017 - March 19, 2017 at 12:00 am (Amsterdam, Netherlands)
IRN Awards - March 23, 2017 at 6:00 pm ()
Hospital Radio Conference and Awards - March 24, 2017 at 12:00 am ()
Student Radio Conference in Leicester - April 19, 2017 at 12:00 am (Leicester)
More events