Radio stations in Plymouth

Click on the radio station name to listen online. Local stations should give strong reception. The other stations, highlighted in light gray, will give weaker reception. Reception can vary within a town or city, in particular, more stations will be received on higher ground. Some community stations only cover part of a city. Many web-streams are limited to a UK audience only due to Broadcast licensing rules.
FM,MHz Station Transmitter
  88.10 BBC Radio 2 North Hessary Tor
  88.50 BBC Radio 2 Plymphton
  89.70 BBC Radio 2 Redruth
  90.30 BBC Radio 3 North Hessary Tor
  90.70 BBC Radio 3 Plymphton
  91.90 BBC Radio 3 Redruth
  92.50 BBC Radio 4 North Hessary Tor
  92.90 BBC Radio 4 Plymphton
  94.10 BBC Radio 4 Redruth
  95.20 BBC Radio Cornwall
BBC Radio 5 Live
Caradon Hill
  95.70 BBC Radio Devon
BBC Radio 5 Live
  96.30 Cross Rhythms (Plymouth) Mannamead
  97.00 Heart (Plymouth) Plymphton
  97.70 BBC Radio 1 North Hessary Tor
  98.10 BBC Radio 1 Plymphton
  99.30 BBC Radio 1 Redruth
100.00 Classic FM North Hessary Tor
101.50 Classic FM Redruth
102.20 Pirate FM (East) Caradon Hill
102.80 Pirate FM (West) Redruth
103.40 BBC Radio Devon
BBC Radio 5 Live
North Hessary Tor
103.90 BBC Radio Cornwall
BBC Radio 5 Live
105.10 Heart (Cornwall) Caradon Hill
107.00 Heart (Cornwall) Redruth
DAB,MHz Station Transmitter
Absolute 80s
Absolute 90s
Forces Radio BFBS
Fun Kids
Heat Radio
Jack Radio (UK)
Jazz FM
Magic Chilled
Mellow Magic
Panjab Radio
Planet Rock
Premier Christian Radio
Premier Praise
Scala Radio
Sunrise Radio
talkSPORT 2
Union Jack
Virgin Radio
Virgin Radio Anthems
Virgin Radio Chilled
Plymphton + Caradon Hill
BBC Radio Cornwall
Capital (UK)
Goldmine Radio
Greatest Hits Radio
Heart (Cornwall)
Hits Radio
Pirate FM (West)
Pirate 80s
Caradon Hill
Absolute Radio
Capital (UK)
Capital Xtra
Classic FM
Heart 80s
Heart Extra
LBC Radio
Magic Radio
Radio X
Smooth Extra
Plymphton + Caradon Hill
BBC Radio 1
BBC Radio 1Xtra
BBC Radio 2
BBC Radio 3
BBC Radio 4
BBC Radio 4 Extra
BBC Radio 5 Live
BBC Radio 5 Live Sports Extra
BBC Radio 6 Music
BBC Asian Network
BBC World Service
Plymphton + Caradon Hill
BBC Radio Devon
Capital (UK)
Goldmine Radio
Greatest Hits Radio
Heart (Plymouth)
Hits Radio
Smooth (Plymouth)
LW,kHz Station Transmitter
    198 BBC Radio 4
BBC World Service
Birmingham, Droitwich, 500 kW + Blackwall Tunnel + Rotherhithe Tunnel
    216 RMC France, Roumoules, 1400 kW
    252 RTÉ Radio 1 Ireland, Dublin, Summerhill, 150 kW
MW,kHz Station Transmitter
    693 BBC Radio 5 Live Start Point, 80 kW
    774 BBC Radio 4
BBC World Service
Plumer Barracks, 200 W
    882 BBC Radio Wales
BBC World Service
Washford, 100 kW
    909 BBC Radio 5 Live Bristol, Clevedon, 50 kW
  1053 talkSPORT Plumer Barracks, 1 kW
  1089 BBC Radio 5 Live Washford, 50 kW
  1152 Smooth (Plymouth) Plumer Barracks, 320 W
  1215 Absolute Radio Washford, 50 kW



North Hessary Tor transmitting station

Coordinates: 50°33'01" N, 04°00'30" W ; Elevation: 510 m; Tower height: 196.7 m
The North Hessary Tor broadcasting and telecommunications site in West Devon, England. It's tower is the fifth-tallest structure in London (by 2015). Built in 1955, it is the main FM & Digital radio transmitter for Devon.


More info: Wikipedia ; MB21 ; TheBigTower

Caradon Hill transmitting station

Coordinates: 50°30'41" N, 04°26'12" W ; Elevation: 369 m; Tower height: 237.7 m
The Caradon Hill broadcasting and telecommunications facility in Cornwall, South West England. Caradon Hill covers east and central Cornwall, from Truro and Falmouth in the west to Plymouth and Bude in the east.


More info: Wikipedia ; MB21 ; TheBigTower