Any Birmingham digital radio listeners out there?

(4 Posts)
NotALondoner Mon 06-Jan-14 10:19:58

Birdsong radio is back!!! But only for a few weeks.

R4 Tue 07-Jan-14 09:05:23

Is digital radio regional? I thought that it covered everywhere but then I don't understand it.confused
I'm still on LW!

NotALondoner Tue 07-Jan-14 16:48:01

I think so.

NetworkGuy Fri 10-Jan-14 19:23:51

> Is digital radio regional?

There are national, regional, and more local multiplexors, I believe, but in the last 18ish months some commercial services have shut down (less appetite from commercial stations to pay for AM, FM, and DAB [and satellite too, for the very biggest])... which is why LBC 97.3 is no longer 'national' on DAB.

I find it a bit laughable that the BBC get no end of pro-DAB "experts" on who claim one cannot hear the difference, and 'dismiss' the problems of time lags {if you have different DAB sets in different rooms}...

... and I am really not convinced they would stay 'in sync' even if they were all from the same manufacturer... it's very unlikely in my view... unless you know different?

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