Aberdeen DAB Multiplex

Operator: Switch Digital (part of Wireless Group/News UK)
Frequency: 220.352 MHz (11C)
On Air: December 2001

Stations Carried

Station Display Name (8 Digit/16 Digit) ID Bit Rate (kbps) Audio Format Programme Type (PTY)
BBC Radio Nan Gaidheal /BBC RNanGaidheal C336 128 Joint Stereo Talk/Varied
BBC Radio Scotland BBC Scot/ BBC Scotland C635 128 Joint Stereo Talk/Varied
Mearns FM MEARNS / MEARNS FM 64 Mono LSF Pop Music
northsound-1 C8B1 128 Joint Stereo Pop Music
Northsound 2 C1C9 128 Joint Stereo Pop Music
Original 106 Original/ Original 106 C6E7 80 Mono Pop Music
Talk Sport (Scotland) /talkSPORT Scot C6CE 64 Mono Sport
Talk Sport 2 C1D8 64 Mono LSF Sport
Times Radio C0D8 64 Mono LSF News
Virgin Radio Virgin/ Virgin Radio C3D8 80 Mono Pop Music
Waves Radio C6B6 64 Mono LSF Other Music


Currently the following transmitters broadcast the Aberdeen multiplex:

Transmitter Area Covered Power Output (kW) Grid Reference
Durris East Aberdeenshire 2 NO 763 899
Meldrum Aberdeenshire 8.51 NU 760 329
Mormond Hill North East Aberdeenshire 1 NU 982 569
Redmoss Aberdeen 1.2 NU 942 024