How to listen to BBC Radio Solent

What frequency is BBC Radio Solent on? In a world of multiplatform radio, with DAB, FM, HD Radio and radio online, there are many different ways to tune in, whether you want to listen in the car, on the bus or at home.

More info: to find out more, including addresses, people who work there, audience figures and other information, see BBC Radio Solent’s directory listing.

Listen to BBC Radio Solent online

You can listen to live online radio from BBC Radio Solent for free.

Click a button below to listen now in your browser. - West Dorset TuneIn

Apps: we may also list official apps to help you tune in on BBC Radio Solent’s page.

Listen to BBC Radio Solent on DAB Digital Radio

You’ll find BBC Radio Solent on DAB in the areas below. You don’t need to know any numbers: just tune it in, by name.

DABBournemouth and S Hampshire

Your set is a DAB Digital Radio if it has a DAB logo on it somewhere, or if it receives BBC Radio 6 Music. You should find this station on there too, if you’re in the transmission area. If not, you might need to retune, or rescan, your set: here’s how to rescan your digital radio.

You can buy DAB Digital Radio receivers at

Listen to BBC Radio Solent on FM

You can listen to FM on many things - from many mobile phones to almost any radio set. On some radio sets it’s marked UKW or VHF. FM radio receivers with RDS may give more information, like the song playing now, or the name of the show you’re listening to. Find more stations broadcasting on FM.

This station has more than one FM frequency in its broadcast area of ‘South & mid-Hampshire, Isle of Wight & Eastern, South & West Dorset’. Try each in turn to see what works best where you are. Some stations only cover some of their area with FM.

FM96.1 MHz
FM103.8 MHz

Other platforms

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FM96.1 MHz