The PPA for North Yorkshire covers 371,207 households. Within this defined area, our multiplex covers 298,225 (80.3%) of these households. The total number of households covered by the multiplex is 503,278.
The services that are currently being broadcast are:
- Greatest Hits Radio
- Hits Radio
- Absolute Radio Country
- BBC Radio York
- Capital Yorkshire
- Hope FM (DAB+)
- This Is The Coast (DAB+)
- York Mix (DAB+)
- YO1 Xtra (DAB+)
This multiplex can carry services in both DAB and DAB+.
We currently have room for additional stations to join the multiplex. If you represent a service that would like more information about joining, please submit the questionnaire at the bottom of this page.
If there are any stations that you listen to at the moment on analogue radio that we are not broadcasting, we suggest that you contact those stations directly, encouraging them to join the multiplex.
In North Yorkshire 40.8% of all radio listening is through DAB Digital Radio and 64% all radio listeners listen through DAB in an average week.
Data: RAJAR/OFCOM Q3/2019
The multiplex broadcasts from transmitters at Bilsdale, Acklam Wold, Hildebrand Barracks and Olivers Mount.
Our current coverage is:
Other transmitters may be launched during the licence term to enhance and increase coverage.
The multiplex is owned by MuxCo North Yorkshire Ltd, and launched on 17 December 2014.