Ofcom is currently licensing a round of community radio applications in currently unserved areas. Below, you will find a full list of applicants so far, detailing the location of their radio station, application outcome as have been announced so far and the date on which the decision on each application was announced. Last updated: 11th April 2018.

APPLICATION STATISTICS
 
Total Licences Awarded Rejected On Air
36 27 9 1

ALL AREAS (36)
 
     
ALL AREAS (36) Region Application Outcome Decision
Basingstoke Radio Basingstoke, Hampshire Licence Rejected 22/02/18
Blackburn Youth Radio Blackburn, Lancashire Licence Granted 15/12/17
Bounce FM Banbridge, County Down Licence Granted 01/02/18
Brooklands Radio Weybridge, Addlestone and Chertsey, North Surrey Licence Rejected 22/02/18
Burgess Hill Radio Burgess Hill, West Sussex Licence Granted 01/02/18
Caithness FM Caithness and North Sutherland Licence Granted 15/12/17
Cannock Chase Radio Cannock Chase, Staffordshire On Air - 89.6/94.0 08/11/17
Coast FM Coleraine and Portstewart Licence Granted 22/02/18
Coast Radio Larne Local Government District Licence Granted 22/02/18
Dean Radio Cinderford and surrounding areas in the Forest of Dean Licence Granted 08/11/17
Great Driffield Radio Great Driffield and surrounding villages, East Riding of Yorkshire Licence Granted 15/12/17
Jorvik FM York Licence Granted 22/02/18
Keynsham Town Community Radio Keynsham, Somerset Licence Granted 08/11/17
Leyland Community Radio Leyland, Lancashire Licence Granted 15/12/17
Liverpool Community Radio Liverpool Licence Granted 15/12/17
Love Radio Medway Towns, Kent Licence Rejected 01/02/18
Maldon Community Radio Maldon District, Essex Licence Granted 29/03/18
Mighty Radio Southport, Merseyside Licence Granted 15/12/17
Ninesprings FM Yeovil and South Somerset Licence Granted 08/11/17
Paisley FM Paisley, Renfrew, Johnstone and throughout Renfrewshire Licence Granted 01/02/18
Panj Pani Radio Royal Leamington Spa, Warwickshire Licence Rejected 01/02/18
Purbeck Coast FM Swanage, Purbeck District Licence Granted 08/11/17
Radio Aber Aberystwyth, Ceredigion Licence Granted 01/02/18
Radio Newquay Newquay, Cornwall Licence Granted 08/11/17
Radio Paisley Paisley, Renfrewshire Licence Rejected 01/02/18
Radio Southport Southport, Merseyside Licence Rejected 15/12/17
Rhondda Radio The Rhondda Valleys, Rhondda Cynon Taf Licence Granted 08/11/17
Ridgeway Community Radio Dorchester, Dorset Licence Granted 08/11/17
Riviera FM Torbay area including Torquay, Paignton and Brixham Licence Granted 01/02/18
Rossendale Radio Rossendale Valley, East Lancashire Licence Granted 15/12/17
Saltmarsh Coast Maldon District, Essex Licence Rejected 29/03/18
Seagull FM Torbay area including Torquay, Paignton and Brixham Licence Rejected 01/02/18
Skylark Dartmoor National Park Licence Granted 01/02/18
The Dart Kingsbridge, Salcombe, Darmouth, Totnes and Ivybridge (South Hams), Devon Licence Rejected 08/11/17
West Somerset Radio Minehead, Somerset Licence Granted 08/11/17
YO1 Radio York Licence Granted 22/02/18
 

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