BBC local radio on Freeview


BBC Local Radio in England and BBC stations for the nations are found on Freeview channels 719-722, 726 and 734-735, depending where you live.

Which stations you receive depends on your TV region and transmitter group. The list below describes the BBC Region and main regional news programme name to help you locate what's available in your area.

These services are also available via YouView boxes within the relevant Freeview transmission area. The local radio stations are carried on the same frequency alongside the other BBC radio stations on Freeview.

Last reviewed: 07/06/2018


Channel Islands - Channel Islands News/Spotlight
For viewers receiving Freeview from the Fremont Point transmitter group
719 BBC Radio Jersey 
721 BBC Radio Guernsey 

East - Look East
For viewers receiving Freeview from the Tacolneston or Sudbury transmitter group
719 BBC Radio Norfolk
720 BBC Radio Suffolk
721 BBC Radio London
722 BBC Radio Cambridge
734 BBC Essex

For viewers receiving Freeview from the Sandy Heath transmitter group
719 BBC Radio Norfolk
720 BBC Three Counties (3CR)
721 BBC Radio London
722 BBC Radio Cambridge
734 BBC Radio Northampton

East Midlands - East Midlands Today
For viewers receiving Freeview from the Waltham & Nottingham transmitter groups

720 BBC Radio Nottingham
721 BBC Radio Leicester
722 BBC Radio Lincolnshire 
734 BBC Radio Northampton 
735 BBC Radio Derby

East Yorkshire & Lincolnshire - Look North (Hull)
For viewers receiving Freeview from the Belmont transmitter group

719 BBC Radio Norfolk 
720 BBC Radio Nottingham 
721 BBC Radio Humberside   
722 BBC Radio Lincolnshire
734 BBC Radio Sheffield 

London - BBC London News
For viewers receiving Freeview from the Crystal Palace transmitter group

719 BBC Radio Berkshire
720 BBC Three Counties (3CR)
721 BBC Radio London
722 BBC Surrey
734 BBC Essex

North East and Cumbria - Look North (Newcastle)
For viewers receiving Freeview from the Bilsdale, Caldbeck, Chatton or Pontop Pike transmitter group

719 BBC Radio Newcastle
720 BBC Radio York 
721 BBC Radio Cumbria 
722 BBC Tees 


North West - North West Tonight
For viewers receiving Freeview from the Winter Hill transmitter group

719 BBC Radio Manchester
720 BBC Radio Lancashire 
721 BBC Radio Cumbria 
722 BBC Radio Merseyside 
726 BBC Radio Stoke

Oxford - South Today (Oxford opt-out)
For viewers receiving Freeview from the Oxford transmitter group

719 BBC Radio Berkshire
720 BBC Three Counties (3CR)
721 BBC Radio Wiltshire
722 BBC Radio Oxford
735 BBC Radio Gloucestershire

South - South Today (Southampton edition)
For viewers receiving Freeview from the Rowridge, Hannington or Midhurst transmitter group

719 BBC Radio Berkshire
720 BBC Radio Sussex
721 BBC Radio Wiltshire
722 BBC Radio Solent 
726 BBC Radio Solent for Dorset 


South East - South East Today
For viewers receiving Freeview from the Bluebell Hill, Dover, Heathfield or Whitehawk Hill transmitter group

719 BBC Radio Kent
720 BBC Sussex
721 BBC Radio London
722 BBC Surrey
734 BBC Essex

South West - Spotlight
For viewers receiving Freeview from the Beacon Hill, Caradon Hill, Huntshaw Cross, Redruth or Stockland Hill transmitter group

719 BBC Radio Bristol
720 BBC Radio Devon
721 BBC Radio Cornwall
722 BBC Radio Somerset
726 BBC Radio Solent for Dorset

West - Points West
For viewers receiving Freeview from the Mendip transmitter group

719 BBC Radio Bristol
721 BBC Radio Wiltshire
722 BBC Radio Somerset
726 BBC Radio Solent For Dorset 
735 BBC Radio Gloucestershire 

West Midlands - Midlands Today
For viewers receiving Freeview from the Sutton Coldfield transmitter group

719 BBC Radio Coventry & Warwickshire
720 BBC Radio Hereford & Worcester 
722 BBC Radio WM
726 BBC Radio Stoke 
735 BBC Radio Derby

For viewers receiving Freeview from the Wrekin, Lark Stoke and Bromsgrove transmitter group

719 BBC Radio Coventry & Warwickshire
720 BBC Radio Hereford & Worcester
721 BBC Radio Shropshire
722 BBC Radio WM
726 BBC Radio Stoke

For viewers receiving Freeview from the Ridge Hill transmitter group
719 BBC Radio Coventry & Warwickshire
720 BBC Radio Hereford & Worcester
721 BBC Radio Shropshire
722 BBC Radio WM
735 BBC Radio Gloucestershire


Yorkshire - Look North (Leeds)
For viewers receiving Freeview from the Emley Moor / Keighley / Idle / Oliver's Mount transmitter groups

719 BBC Radio Leeds
720 BBC Radio York 
721 BBC Radio Humberside  
722 BBC Radio Lincolnshire
734 BBC Radio Sheffield 

For viewers receiving Freeview from the Sheffield and Chesterfield transmitter groups

719 BBC Radio Leeds
720 BBC Radio York 
722 BBC Radio Lincolnshire
734 BBC Radio Sheffield 
735 BBC Radio Derby


Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland
All transmitter groups

SCOTLAND
719 BBC Radio Scotland
720 BBC Radio Nan Gaidheal

WALES
719 BBC Radio Wales
720 BBC Radio Cymru
721 BBC Radio Cymru 2

NORTHERN IRELAND
719 BBC Radio Ulster
720 BBC Radio Foyle





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