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 Caradon Hill
  95.70 BBC Radio Devon Plymphton
  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 (E Cornwall) Caradon Hill
102.80 Pirate FM (W Cornwall) Redruth
103.40 BBC Radio Devon North Hessary Tor
103.90 BBC Radio Cornwall Redruth
105.10 Heart (Cornwall) Caradon Hill
107.00 Heart (Cornwall) Redruth
DAB,MHz Station Transmitter
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
Plymphton + Caradon Hill
BBC Radio Cornwall
Goldmine Radio
Greatest Hits Radio
Heart (Cornwall)
Hits Radio (UK)
Pirate FM (W Cornwall)
Smooth Country
Smooth Radio (Cornwall)
Caradon 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)
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 (UK)
Smooth Country
Smooth Radio (Plymouth)
LW,kHz Station Transmitter
    198 BBC Radio 4 Birmingham, Droitwich, 500 kW + Blackwall Tunnel + Rotherhithe Tunnel
    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 Plumer Barracks, 200 W
    882 BBC Radio Wales Washford, 100 kW
    909 BBC Radio 5 live Bristol, Clevedon, 50 kW
  1089 talkSPORT Washford, 50 kW
  1152 Smooth Radio (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