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Government aims for 2015 digital radio switchover

Government aims for 2015 digital radio switchover

By 8 July 2010

Communications minister Ed Vaizey is expected to give a speech that confirms that the new coalition government is going to stick with Labour's plan for a complete digital radio switchover in 2015, although reports suggest the planned date may have to... >>

BBC adding 1m more people to UK DAB signal

BBC adding 1m more people to UK DAB signal

By 23 March 2010

It might be in the process of canning 6 Music, but that hasn't stopped the BBC continuing to roll out more digital transmitters in the UK to improve digital radio across the country. "More than a million additional people will soon be able to receive... >>

Radio execs to offer analogue trade-in scheme

Radio execs to offer analogue trade-in scheme

By 1 February 2010

Digital Radio UK, the organisation behind the analogue/digital radio switchover in Britain, has revealed that industry executives are considering a "scrappage scheme" for analogue radios that mirrors the Government's offer of a grant to car owners who... >>

Digital Radio UK group announced to manage DAB switchover

Digital Radio UK group announced to manage DAB switchover

By 23 September 2009

The radio industry has announced a new group tasked with getting the UK ready for the digital radio "upgrade". "Digital Radio UK" is the name of the newly formed organisation that will see the end of the Digital Radio Development Bureau (DRDB) and also... >>