Switch London


Switch London

Switch London is a DAB ensemble operated by Switch Digital; it broadcasts on block 12A (223.936 MHz) from a variety of sites in and around London (Alexandra Palace, Arkley, Bluebell Hill, BT Tower, Colindale House, Crystal Palace, Guildford, Hampstead, Harrow Weald, Hemel Hempstead, Leatherhead Stoke d'Abernon, Mount Vernon, Otford, Reigate, Richmond Hill, Shepherds Bush, Shooters Hill, Sidcup, Staines, Uxbridge and Zouches Farm). It has been on air since July 2000. In their application to the Radio Authority, Switch proposed using Brookmans Park as a transmission site in its SFN, but this has not yet been implemented. [http://www.ofcom.org.uk/static/archive/rau/newsroom/news-release/00/pr047.htm "Radio Authority awards second local digital multiplex licence for Greater London to Switch Digital"] ]

tations carried

* 128 Kbit/s - JS - BBC London
* 128 Kbit/s - JS - Galaxy Digital
* 128 Kbit/s - JS - Heart
* 80 Kbit/s - Mono - Kerrang!
* 128 Kbit/s - JS - Smooth Radio
* 64 Kbit/s - Mono - Spectrum Radio
* 80 Kbit/s - Mono - The Hits
* 96 Kbit/s - Mono - UCB UK
* 128 Kbit/s - JS - Absolute Xtreme
* 64 Kbit/s - Mono - Punjabi Radio

References


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