Radio stations in Leicester

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
  88.30 BBC Radio 2 Birmingham, Sutton Coldfield
  89.30 BBC Radio 2 Holme Moss
  90.10 BBC Radio 2 Peterborough
  90.50 BBC Radio 3 Birmingham, Sutton Coldfield
  91.50 BBC Radio 3 Holme Moss
  92.30 BBC Radio 3 Peterborough
  92.70 BBC Radio 4 Birmingham, Sutton Coldfield
  93.70 BBC Radio 4 Holme Moss
  94.50 BBC Radio 4 Peterborough
  95.60 BBC Radio WM Birmingham, Sutton Coldfield
  96.20 Capital (E Midlands) Nottingham, Mapperley Ridge
  96.40 Free Radio (Birmingham) Birmingham, Sutton Coldfield
  97.30 Kohinoor Radio 308 St. Saviours Rd
  97.90 BBC Radio 1 Birmingham, Sutton Coldfield
  98.90 BBC Radio 1 Holme Moss
  99.70 BBC Radio 1 Peterborough
100.10 Classic FM Birmingham, Sutton Coldfield
100.70 Heart (W Midlands) Birmingham, Sutton Coldfield
101.10 Classic FM Holme Moss
101.90 Classic FM Peterborough
102.50 Eava FM 111 Ross Walk
103.00 The Eye Melton Mowbray, White Lodge Farm
103.20 Takeover Radio 103.2 Gorse Hill City Farm
103.80 BBC Radio Nottingham Nottingham, Mapperley Ridge
104.90 BBC Radio Leicester Copt Oak
105.20 Absolute Radio Birmingham, Sutton Coldfield
105.40 Capital (E Midlands) Billesdon
105.70 Smooth Radio (W Midlands) Birmingham, Sutton Coldfield
106.00 Gem 106 Copt Oak
106.60 Smooth Radio (E Midlands) Waltham
107.00 Fosse 107 Loughborough
107.50 DemonFM De Montfort University
DAB,MHz Station Transmitter
BBC Radio Derby
Capital (E Midlands)
Gem 106
Greatest Hits Radio (E Midlands)
Hits Radio (UK)
Smooth Radio (E Midlands)
Derby, Quarndon
Absolute Radio 80s
Absolute Radio 90s
Forces Radio BFBS
Fun Kids
Jazz FM
Mellow Magic
Planet Rock
Premier Christian Radio
Premier Praise
Scala Radio
Sunrise Radio
talkSPORT 2
Times Radio
Union Jack
Union Jack Dance
Union Jack Rock
Virgin Radio
Virgin Radio Anthems
Virgin Radio Chilled
BBC Radio Leicester
Capital (E Midlands)
Gem 106
Greatest Hits Radio (E Midlands)
Hits Radio (UK)
Sabras Radio
Sanskar Radio
Smooth Country
Smooth Radio (E Midlands)
Copt Oak + Cardinal + Waltham + Houghton on the Hill
Absolute Radio
Capital (UK)
Capital Dance
Capital Xtra
Capital Xtra Reloaded
Classic FM
Heart (UK)
Heart Dance
Heart 70s
Heart 80s
Heart 90s
LBC News
Magic Radio
Radio X
Smooth Radio (UK)
Copt Oak + Cardinal + Waltham
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
Copt Oak + Cardinal + Waltham
BBC Radio Nottingham
Capital (E Midlands)
Gem 106
Greatest Hits Radio (E Midlands)
Hits Radio (UK)
Smooth Radio (E Midlands)
LW,kHz Station Transmitter
    198 BBC Radio 4 Birmingham, Droitwich, 500 kW
    252 RTÉ Radio 1 Ireland, Dublin, Summerhill, 150 kW
MW,kHz Station Transmitter
    693 BBC Radio 5 live Birmingham, Droitwich, 150 kW
    837 BBC Asian Network Freemen's Common, 700 W
    909 BBC Radio 5 live Huddersfield, Moorside Edge, 200 kW
    999 Gold Nottingham, Trowell, 250 W
  1053 talkSPORT Birmingham, Droitwich, 500 kW
  1116 BBC Radio Derby Derby, Burnaston Lane, 1.2 kW
  1197 Absolute Radio Nottingham, Trowell, 500 W
  1215 Absolute Radio Birmingham, Droitwich, 105 kW
  1260 Sabras Radio Freemen's Common, 290 W
  1287 Radio Gwendolen Leicester General Hospital, 1 W
  1296 Radio XL Birmingham, Langley Mill, 10 kW
  1449 Leicester Community Radio Highfields, 50 W
  1575 Radio Seerah Leicester



Copt Oak transmitting station

Coordinates: 52°58'33" N, 01°07'59" W ; Elevation: 235 m (770 ft); Tower height: 71 m (233 ft)
The Copt Oak transmitting station transmits BBC Radio Leicester, Gem 106 and DAB digital radio muxes on 11D, 11D and 12B.

More info: MB21