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New community licence for Tameside

Former Commercial Radio Bosses have been granted a Community Radio Licence to serve the people of Tameside. The successful application sees Kenni James ? the former MD of Forward Media,...
13 October, 2005 more

More Community Radio Licences

Ofcom has announced the award of eighteen new community radio licences. This brings the total number of community radio licences awarded to date to forty-eight.
06 October, 2005 more

Ten community radio awards

Ofcom today announces the award of ten new community radio licences. Bradford, Halifax, Ardwick, Longsight, Levenshulme and surrounding areas to the south of central Manchester, Wythenshawe, Chorley, Rochdale, Norwich, Aberdeen,...
08 September, 2005 more

The Eye is coming to Melton

Melton and the Vale of Belvoir’s own permanent full-time local radio station, The Eye, will hit the airwaves this autumn. Broadcasting regulator Ofcom has announced that TWC fm, who have...
24 July, 2005 more

More community radio licences

Following on from the first awarding of a community radio licence in March, and a further four in April, Ofcom today announces the award of fifteen new licences. The areas...
15 June, 2005 more

Community Radio Fund strategy

Ofcom has published its final strategy on the management and administration of the new Community Radio Fund. The Community Radio Fund was established by Government under the Communications Act 2003...
20 May, 2005 more

192 community radio applications received

Ofcom receives 192 applications for community radio licences Ofcom has received 192 applications from groups wishing to become small-scale community radio broadcasters. Community radio is a new type of radio...
06 December, 2004 more

Essential funding for RSL AfanFM

Communities First has decided to award AfanFM, the community station for Neath and Port Talbot, ?9,960.83 for the project to conduct its 28 day broadcast in April. The money will...
14 February, 2004 more