Overview

Digital Radio (DAB)

We deliver millions of digital radio listening hours every day, let us connect you with your digital DAB audience.

News

Sound Digital Announces Imminent Completion of DAB Radio Network Expansion

Project to add 19 transmitters to the Sound Digital network running ahead of schedule

Blog

700MHz Clearance: Time to retune

With a planned completion date of 2020, the 700MHz clearance programme is now in full swing. As experienced as we are in this kind of work, though, there are some unavoidable complexities that we must overcome.

Blog

700MHz Clearance: Re-engineering the DTT network

As 4G’s popularity peaks and 5G edges closer, we’re working hard to make sure enough spectrum is available on the most suitable bands.

Overview

Now Digital (local DAB multiplexes)

Looking to broadcast on DAB digital radio in a particular part of the UK? We can help you reach audiences in a number of different regions.

Blog

What is 700MHz clearance?

As the broadcast industry and others close to it evolve, so too must Arqiva’s supporting infrastructure. Our vast and complex network of TV and radio masts and multiplexes is carefully configured to meet the needs of the masses, but we must be ready for change when necessary.

Blog

Inspiring engineers: How Arqiva invests in talent

Behind Arqiva’s crucial infrastructure, there are hundreds of skilled engineers, each doing their daily bit to keep the UK’s TV, radio, telecoms and smart technology services up and running. In this article we take a look at the role of our apprenticeship scheme in developing our future talent.

News

RAJAR Q1 2018, Majority of radio listening is now digital - DRUK

The UK radio industry hailed a major landmark today (17 May), with digital listening reaching a new record share of 50.9%, up from 47.2% a year ago, to account for the majority of all listening for the first time, according to RAJAR Q1 2018 data released today.

Overview

Sound Digital multiplex

The second national commercial DAB multiplex, Sound Digital launched in the UK in March 2016.

News

Local DAB coverage expansion programme completes

The final two transmitters forming part of the historic local DAB coverage expansion programme have come into operation, with the launch of a new transmitter at Edinburgh Castle serving the Edinburgh multiplex and at Fishguard serving the Mid and West Wales multiplex.

News

The nominees have been announced for the Arqiva backed 2018 Jazz FM Awards

The fifth annual Jazz FM awards nominations have been announced, including the Arqiva supported Album of the Year Award.