BAI Stations

Radio stations licensed by the broadcasting Authority of Ireland ceased broadcasting on Ireland’s second digital radio multiplex (Mux 2) on Sunday, 30th November 2009. The stations were broadcasting on Mux 2 as part of a digital radio trial. RTÉ continues to broadcast on the RTÉ multiplex. ComReg and the BAI are currently exploring regulatory frameworks [...]

AGREEMENT IN BELFAST ON WAY FORWARD FOR EUROPEAN DIGITAL RADIO

 Almost quarter of million Irish households now own a digital radio …. Over  150 delegates from more than 30 European countries came to agreement on a roadmap for the future of European digital radio.  The delegates were attending the 4th annual European Broadcasting Union (EBU) Digital Radio Conference at the Europa Hotel in Belfast.  The conference [...]

National Roll out

RTÉ, as the national broadcaster, has stated that it will not proceed any further with national roll-out until regulatory structures and roll-out plans are in place for Ireland’s commercial broadcasters.  In the meantime, listeners nationwide can hear RTÉ’s 6 new digital-only services nationwide online at rte.ie/digitalradio. You can download a copy of the current coverage [...]

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UK Services

Many thanks for your email. UK services, including the BBC will not be available on DAB digital radio set here in Ireland as there is no capacity or regulatory framework to facilitate them and vice versa for Irish stations in the UK. There is the possibility however that UK digital radio stations including BBC stations [...]

MAPS

DAB Coverage Prediction maps All Ireland coverage map This is a large file so please be patient for it to load) Click on maps below to load map in new screen Cork Limerick Laois Kildare Louth Offaly N7 Corridoor North West Meath DAB, Block 12c Transmission sites: Three Rock – 10kW ERP Clermont Carn – [...]

Coverage maps

******Warning some Browsers may run slowly on this page****** Use the google map below to  find if you have digital radio coverage. Blue represents outdoor coverage Green represents indoor coverage Please upgrade your browser You can also download the google earth overlay coverage map here. This needs google earth which you can download here