Bro Radio

Bro Radio is a locally focused community radio station broadcasting to Barry, Llantwit Major, Penarth and surrounding areas.

Frequencies and Coverage Area

Two transmitters are currently in operation as below, with a further transmitter panned to improve reception in Penarth.

Frequency Coverage Area
98.1 FM Barry
100.2 FM Llantwit Major

Schedule

Format: Mixed format. Schedule subject to change (weekends still to be added).

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
6am to 7am: Sixties at 6
7am to 10am: Vale Breakfast with Gareth & Nathan 7am to 10am: Vale Breakfast with Samantha Campbell 7am to 10am: Vale Breakfast with Dafydd
10am to 12pm: Geoff & Guests 10am to 12pm: Paul Hillier
12m to 1pm: High School Hits – 80s, 90s, 00s music 12pm to 3pm: Saturday afternoon with Matthew Morrisey 12pm to 3pm: Rhys Edwards
1pm to 4pm: Afternoons with Ben Dain-Smith 1pm to 4pm: Afternoons with Mike Briscombe
4pm to 7pm: Drivetime with Patrick Downes 4pm to 6pm: Drivetime with Patrick Downes 4pm to 7pm: Drivetime with Patrick Downes
7pm to 8pm: High School Hits – 80s, 90s, 00s music 6pm to 7pm: The Vale this week 7pm to 8pm: High School Hits with Kane McMahon 7pm to 8pm: D-Rob’s Beatbox
8pm to 10pm: Late Tea with Phil Bugler 8pm to 10pm: The Bro Beat Club 7pm to 9pm: The Pride Cymru Radio Show 8pm to 10pm: Totally 90’s 8pm to 10pm: Jane Morris
9pm to 10pm: The Moonshine Experience 10pm to 12am: The Welsh Show with Angharad 10pm to 12am: Ian Macdonald

History

Station first launched to the Barry area in 2009. During 2020, the coverage area was extended, with a power output increase on the Barry transmitter in January, and the opening of the Llantwit Major transmitter later in the year.

Contact Details

Website: broradio.fm
Email (studio): Studio@broradio.fm
Phone: 01446 420593 (studio), 01446 420681 (office).
Text: Text Bro + your message to 82010 (Cost is 25p plus standard network rate.)
Address: Bro Radio 98.1fm, YMCA Barry, Court Road, Barry, Vale of Glamorgan, CF63 4EE