Ayr DAB Multiplex

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Operator: Now Digital (part of Arqiva)

Frequency: 218.640 MHz (11B)

On Air: April 2002

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 C435 128 Joint Stereo Talk/Varied
Country Hits CCE7 80 Mono County Music
Hits Radio UK HITS/ HITS RADIO UK C3E2 80 Mono Pop Music
Talk Sport (Scotland) /talkSPORT Scot C6CE 64 Mono Sport
UWS Radio UWS/ UWS Radio C1CA 80 Mono Pop Music
West FM West FM/West FM CCB1 128 Joint Stereo Pop Music
West Sound (North -MW/AM) CFC0 128 Joint Stereo Easy Listening


Currently the following transmitters broadcast the Ayr multiplex:

Transmitter Area Covered Power Output (kW) Grid Reference
Brown Carrick Hill Ayrshire 4 NS 291 162
Darvel Ayrshire 0.76 NS 557 341
Girvan Girvan 2 NX 211 981
West Kilbride West Kilbride 1.51 NS 215 483