Each local commercial radio station in the UK has requirements in respect of its music and local content, such as news, speech levels etc. These requirements are set out in the station "Format", a document issued by Ofcom, the UK’s radio regulator.
Transmission: Sunshine Radio is available on 106.2FM in Hereford, 107FM in Monmouth, 107.8 FM in Abergavenny, 105.9FM, 107.8FM and 855AM in South Shropshire, North Herefordshire, North Worcestershire and The Marches.
Sunshine Radio broadcasts news bulletins from 6am to 7pm on weekdays and 7am to 2pm on Saturday and 8am to 12pm on Sunday. These bulletins contain a mix of local, national and world stories, along with sport, weather and entertainment news.
Additional bulletins will be added in light of breaking news. Local travel information is broadcast between 6am to 9am and 4pm to 7pm Monday to Friday.
Sunshine Radio in-house news coverage operates six days a week from our news hub.
The News team is managed by the Group News Editor, Shaun Moore . You can contact the news team via email or by calling the newsdesk on 01432 360 246.
Recent News Stories Covered On Air:
You can view the latest stories on our website news section.
Events/ Charities Support or Coverage
Sunshine Radio is proud supporter of St Michael's Hospice, Children's Easter Egg Appeal and Sunshine Radio's Christmas Toy Appeal.
Contacting The Station:
You can contact Sunshine Radio 24 hours a day, please use the Contact Us form on our website.
Ofcom has produced localness guidelines that all local commercial radio stations must adhere to. You can read these Here
Making a complaint:
If you have a complaint about any aspect of our on air output, in the first instance you should write to our Managing Director, Ginny Murfin. She can be contacted by email here or via telephone on 01584 873795.
If the response is unsatisfactory you can complain directly to the Government regulator, Ofcom. Their website has all the information you require. Ofcom
To download the station format Click Here
Station Contact Details:
Sunshine Radio, Unit 11, Burway Trading Estate, Bromfield Road, Ludlow, SY8 1EN.
Tel: 01584 873795
Ginny Murfin - Managing Director
Nick Jones - Station Manager
Shaun Moore - Group News Editor
Our programmes are broadcast from Ludlow each weekday between 06:00 and 10:00. Programming between 10:00 and 19:00 is from Hereford. At the weekends, programming is from Ludlow between 08:00 and 12:00 on a Sunday.
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