The line-up of stations for the new national DAB multiplex, to be switched on on February 29th, has been announced.

Eighteen stations will be included on the new platform.

Three of them will be broadcasting in DAB+ – Fun Kids, Jazz FM and a new service called Magic Chilled from Bauer.

Premier Christian Radio, which was recently at risk of losing its only national slot on D1, is launching a second service called Praise!

Asian Sound Radio’s new station will be called Awesome Radio.

In total, there will be eight specialist music stations, three talk stations, three Asian stations, three Christian stations and one for kids.

The full line-up is:



Virgin Radio

Share Radio

Mellow Magic

Magic Chilled (new)

Absolute 80s


heat radio

Planet Rock

Sunrise Radio

Awesome Radio


Premier Christian Radio

Premier Praise!

Panjab Radio

Fun Kids

Jazz FM