Ofcom receives 51 applications for local DAB
Ofcom receives 51 applications for local DAB
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Ofcom receives 51 applications for local DAB

51 applications to run one of 10 local DAB multiplexes on a nine-month trial have been received by Ofcom.

RadioToday has already highlighted a few – but over 50 groups want to run a multiplex, each with at least two services per mux.

Most sections of most applications are not being made public, but here are some of the highlights we’ve noticed so far from the information published:

  • UKRD proposes to run a multiplex in Cambridge
  • Celador proposes to run a mutliplex in Bristol.
  • BFBS proposes to run a multiplex in Aldershot, Belfast and Salisbury
  • Juice Brighton proposes to run a multiplex in Brighton and Hove
  • Darragh Redmond proposes to run a multiplex in Brighton also, with two services: RadioReverb and Trickstar Radio
  • Chorley FM proposes to run a multiplex in Chorley
  • Dover Community Radio submits a hand-written application
  • Hospital Radio Wey wants to run a multiplex in Woking
  • PSquared proposes to run a multiplex for around the area of its base in Hull
  • Oldham Community Radio proposes to run a multiplex with themselves, Sunrise FM and The Revolution included.
  • Mark Page wants to run a multiplex in Teesside
  • University Radio York proposes to carry Vale Radio along with University Radio York on a new multiplex in York
  • WideFM, wants to run a multiplex in Bournemouth and Poole carrying a number of RSLs plus Forest FM, Radio Wimborne, Nerve FM, Hot Radio, Hope FM and a new station called Wide Variety.
  • U.DAB wants to run a multiplex in London – primarily within the North Circular Road (A406) and South Circular Road (A205) loop.

Here’s the full list:

Applicant: A1 Broadcast Company

Contact: Steven Perry
Phone number: 01782 478874
Email: [email protected]
Postal address: 4 Liverpool Road, Stoke-on-Trent, ST4 1AT

Application

Applicant: Angel Radio
Contact: Ash Elford
Phone number: 07840 659 471
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.solentwireless.com
Postal address: Angel Radio, 17 Market Parade, Havant, PO9 1PY

Application

Applicant: Awaz FM
Contact: Javed Sattar
Phone number: 0141 420 6666
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.awazfm.co.uk
Postal address: 64 Darnley Street, Glasgow, G42 2SE

Application

Applicant: BFBS Aldershot
Contact: Joanne Holt
Phone number: 01494 874 461
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.bfbs.com
Postal address: Chalfont Grove, Narcot Lane, Chalfont St Peter, Bucks, SL9 8TN

Application

Applicant: Biggles FM
Contact: Alan Waring
Phone number: 01767 260637
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.bigglesfm.com
Postal address: 36 Sutton Mill Road, Potton, Sandy, Beds, SG19 2QB

Application

Applicant: Bradford Asian Radio
Contact: Syed Hassan
Phone number: 07800599563
Email: [email protected]
Website: pakistanfm.co.uk
Postal address: 31 Cheapside, Bradford, BD1 4HR

Application

Applicant: Break London Productions
Contact: Trevor Blackman
Phone number: 0208 522 6916
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.breaklondon.co.uk
Postal address: 37 The Broadway, Stratford, E15 4BQ

Application

Applicant: Brighton & Hove Radio
Contact: Vicky Still
Phone number: 01273 386107
Email: [email protected]
Website: http://juicebrighton.com
Postal address: 170 North Street, Brighton, BN1 1EA

Application

Applicant: Celador Radio
Contact: Dan Overy
Phone number: 02380 384 100
Email: [email protected]
Website: http://www.celador.co.uk
Postal address: Roman Landing, Kingsway, Southampton, S014 1BN

Application

Applicant: Chorley FM
Contact: Steven Normyle
Phone number: 01257 262661
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.chorley.fm
Postal address: Suite 6&7, Railway House, Railway Road, PR6 0HW

Application

Applicant: Coventry and Warwickshire Media Company
Contact: Tim Coleman
Phone number: 07740818337
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.radioplus.org.uk
Postal address: Radio Plus, Hertford Place, Coventry, CV1 3JZ

Application

Applicant: Darragh Redmond
Contact: Darragh Redmond
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.trickstar.fm
Postal address: Trickstar, 9 Dyke Road , Brighton

Application

Applicant: Dover Community Radio
Contact: Malcolm Leonard Sprawling
Phone number: 01233 610023
Email: [email protected]
Website: m.s.entertainmentgroup.co.uk
Postal address: 160 Bybrook Road, Ashford, Kent, TN24 9JG

Application

Applicant: The Digital Radio Partnership
Contact: Dave Brownhill
Phone number: 07970 688645
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.thedigitalradiopartnership.co.uk
Postal address: The Digital Radio Partnership Limited, c/o Black Country Radio, Itan House, Saltwells Road, Dudley, DY2 9PE

Application

Applicant: Elastic FM
Contact: Roger Neale
Phone number: 07714 670789
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.elasticfm.co.uk
Postal address: Station Business Centre, 2 Station Road, Clowne, S43 4RW

Application

Applicant: Future Digital Norfolk
Contact: Michael Stonard
Phone number: 07880 500268
Email: [email protected]
Website: http://www.futureradio.co.uk/DAB
Postal address: Future Digital Norfolk, c/o Future Radio, The Neighbourhood Centre, 168B, Motum Road, Norwich, Norfolk, NR5 8EG

Application

Applicant: Hatrix Media
Contact: Anjum Rafiq
Phone number: 07961 391122
Email: [email protected]
Postal address: 549 Warwick Road, Solihull, West Midlands, B91 1AW

Application

Applicant: Holywood FM
Contact: Joanne Holt
Phone number: 01494 874 461
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.bfbs.com
Postal address: Chalfont Grove, Narcot Lane, Chalfont St Peter, Bucks, SL9 8TN

Application

Applicant: Hospital Radio Wey
Contact: Hasan Mubarak
Phone number: 07730361596 (Studio 01932 874433)
Email: [email protected]
Website: http://www.radiowey.co.uk
Postal address: Radio Wey, St Peter’s Hospital, Guildford Road, Chertsey, Surrey, KT16 0PZ

Application

Applicant: Ib Media Plus & Marketing
Contact: George Tah Meh
Phone number: 07424666045
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.ibmediaplus.com
Postal address: Aspire Centre, 135 Wellington Street, G3

Application

Applicant: In2Beats
Contact: Mark Davis
Phone number: 01234 352244 ext 21
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.In2beats.com
Postal address: 53 Harpur Street, Bedford, MK40 2SR

Application

Applicant: KIK Radio
Contact: Mark Lodge
Phone number: 01249 691311
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.kikradio.com
Postal address: Hartham Park, Corsham, Wiltshire, SN13 ORP

Application

Applicant: Lavish Media Academy
Contact: Qamar Zaman
Phone number: 0121 2852229 / 07576881981
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.radioapniawaz.co.uk
Postal address: 250a Washwood Heath Road, Birmingham, B8 1RJ

Application

Applicant: Live247 Broadcast
Contact: Kufi Kusitor MBE
Phone number: 0777 966 5858
Email: [email protected]
Postal address: Suite 777, 336 Kennington Lane, London, SE11 5HY

Application

Applicant: Marlow FM
Contact: Tim Ashburner
Phone number: 07836 299295
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.marlowfm.co.uk
Postal address: Longridge Activity Centre, Quarrywood Road, Marlow, Bucks, SL7 3DL

Application

Applicant: Miskin Radio
Contact: Andrew Sayers
Phone number: 01322 629 585
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.miskinradio.co.uk
Postal address: Oakfield Building, Oakfield Lane, Dartford, Kent, DA1 2JT

Application

Applicant: MKFM
Contact: Chris Gregg
Phone number: 01908 230149
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.mkfm.com
Postal address: MKFM, 8 Dakota House, 50 Mortimer Square, Milton Keynes, Bucks, MK9 2FB

Application

Applicant: Niocast Digital
Contact: David Duffy
Phone number: 01244 941008
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.niocast.com
Postal address: Niocast Digital, Elliot House, 51 Deansgate, Manchester, M3 3WD

Application

Applicant: Oldham Community Radio
Contact: Phil Edmonds
Phone number: 0161 682 5599
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.oldhamcommunityradio.com
Postal address: PO Box 997, Oldham, OL1 9EB

Application

Applicant: P Squared
Contact: Liam Burke
Phone number: 01482 350700
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.psquared.net
Postal address: 1-2 Maritime House, Livingstone Road, Hessle, East Yorkshire, HU130EG

Application

Applicant: Paigham Radio
Contact: Sohail Qamar
Phone number: 01274 660770
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.paighamradio.co.uk
Postal address: 1st Floor, Ahmed Buildings, Cartergate Works, Thornbury Road, Bradford, BD3 8HE

Application

Applicant: Phoenix FM
Contact: Paul Golder
Phone number: 07771 664661
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.phoenixfm.com
Postal address: The Brentwood Centre, Brentwood, CM15 9NN

Application

Applicant: Radio Marsden
Contact: Steve Palmer
Phone number: 020 8661 3083
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.radiomarsden.co.uk
Postal address: Radio Marsden, Royal Marsden Hospital, Downs Road, Sutton, Surrey, SM2 5PT

Application

Applicant: Radio Saltire
Contact: Andrew Morris
Phone number: 01368 865593 / 07816 590063
Email: [email protected]
Website: http://www.radiosaltire.org
Postal address: 18 John Muir Crescent, Dunbar, East Lothian, EH42 1GE

Application

Applicant: Radio Scarborough
Contact: Jerry Scott
Phone number: 01723 850654
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.radioscarborough.co.uk
Postal address: The Studios, The Street, Scarborough, YO12 7PW

Application

Applicant: Ringtone.net
Contact: Andy Clarke
Phone number: 07973 302501
Email: [email protected]
Website: http://www.ringtone.net
Postal address: Little Acre, Pound Lane, Hardwicke, Gloucester, GL2 4RJ

Application

Applicant: Riviera FM
Contact: Martin Foster
Phone number: H: 01803 20 11 20 / M: 07717 661960
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.riviera.fm
Postal address: 1 Clavering Court, Lincombe Drive, Torquay, S.Devon, TQ1 2HH

Application

Applicant: Romtel
Contact: Chris Romilly
Phone number: 07425140424
Email: [email protected]
Postal address: 17 Leigh Rd, Southampton, SO17 1EF

Application

Applicant: Scrimshaws Information Directories
Contact: Spencer Pryor
Phone number: 0141 634 3737
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.callsid.co.uk
Postal address: 15 Ardbeg Avenue, Burnside, Glasgow, G73 5NF

Application

Applicant: Seaside Radio East Kent
Contact: Peter Barnett
Phone number: 01843 578019 / 07891 903638
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.seaside-radio.co.uk
Postal address: George V Avenue, Margate, Kent, CT9 5RE

Application

Applicant: Shai Media
Contact: Daniel Arthur
Phone number: 07930229894
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.shai-media.co.uk
Postal address: 24 Talbot Road, CR7 8SE

Application

Applicant: Spice Project
Contact: Sandeep Kapoor
Phone number: 07771 565 836
Email: [email protected]
Website: spicefm.co.uk
Postal address: Unit 1&2 The Beacon, Westgate Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE4 9PN

Application

Applicant: SSVC
Contact: Joanne Holt
Phone number: 01494 874 461
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.bfbs.com
Postal address: Chalfont Grove, Narcot Lane, Chalfont St Peter, Bucks, SL9 8TN

Application

Applicant: Stafford Radio Broadcasting
Contact: Ray Crowther
Phone number: 01785 430000
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.staffordfm.co.uk
Postal address: Stafford Radio Broadcasting Limited, 1-3 Mount St., Stafford, ST16 2BZ

Application

Applicant: Switch Radio
Contact: Dean Kavanagh
Phone number: 0121 288 1075
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.switchradio.co.uk
Postal address: Lower Ground Floor, Topcliffe House, Hawkinge Drive, Castle Vale, Birmingham, B35 6BT

Application

Applicant: Teesside Eye
Contact: Mark Page
Phone number: 07050 263627
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.teessideeye.com
Postal address: Elton Manor, Elton, Stockton on Tees, Teesside, TS21 1AG

Application

Applicant: U.DAB
Contact: Martin Spencer
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.udab.co.uk
Postal address: 64 Kimberley Road, Brighton, BN2 4EP

Application

Applicant: UKRD Group
Contact: James Wenger
Phone number: 01392 248976
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.ukrd.com
Postal address: UKRD Group ltd, Broadwalk House South, Southernhay West, Exeter, EX1 1TS

Application

Applicant: University Radio York
Contact: Alex Light
Phone number: 01904 32 1350
Email: [email protected]
Website: ury.org.uk
Postal address: Alex Light, University Radio York, University of York, YO10 5DD

Application

Applicant: Vanny Radio
Contact: Nicola Simms
Phone number: 07507523242
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.vannyradio.com
Postal address: 7B Coventry Point, CV1 1EA

Application

Applicant: WideFM
Contact: Wayne Simpson
Phone number: 01202332331
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.widefm.co.uk
Postal address: Unit W, Longmeadow, Ringwood Road, Three Legged Cross, Wimborne, Dorset, BH21 6RD

Application

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