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www.grantgoddard.co.uk February 2006
Ofcom has advertised new local commercial FM radio licences for Andover and Exeter. The Andover station will serve 40,000 adults using 200 watts on 106.4 FM in an area that includes surrounding villages but excludes Newbury, Basingstoke, Winchester and Salisbury. The area is currently served by Reading-based stations '2 Ten FM' and 'Classic Gold'. The Exeter station will serve 140,000 adults using 1,000 watts on an unspecified frequency and will additionally reach Bradnunch, West Hill, Budleigh Salterton, Exmouth and Dawlish across an area similar to the coverage from the Exeter transmitter of existing station 'Gemini FM'.
[First published in 'The Radio Magazine' as 'Ofcom Advertises Two Licences', #723, 15 February 2006]
Grant Goddard is a media analyst / radio specialist / radio consultant with thirty years of experience in the broadcasting industry, having held senior management and consultancy roles within the commercial media sector in the United Kingdom, Europe and Asia. Details at http://www.grantgoddard.co.uk
News: Ofcom Advertises New Local Commercial FM Radio Licences For Andover And Exeter Markets ©2006 Grant Goddard