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Virgin Radio

National digital station which plays a variety of pop and rock music.

Currently the focus of owners Wireless Group (part of News UK), with spin-off stations Virgin Radio Anthems and Virgin Radio Chilled launching in 2019, and Virgin Radio Groove launching in January 2020.

Frequencies

Frequency Coverage Area
11A DAB (mono) Most of UK
DAB (mono) Aberdeenshire
Sky 0215 (stereo) UK
Freesat 736 (stereo) UK

Schedule

Schedule under construction and subject to change.

Monday to Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
6.30am to 10am: Chris Evans 6.30am to 10am: Chris Evans
10am to 1pm: Eddy Temple-Morris 10am to 1pm: Eddy Temple-Morris
1pm to 4pm: Kate Lawler 1pm to 4pm: Kate Lawler 1pm to 4pm: Stu Elmore
4pm to 7pm: Matt Richardson 4pm to 7pm: Matt Richardson 4pm to 7pm: Stu Elmore
7pm to 11pm: Tim Cocker 7pm to 11pm: Ben Jones 7pm to 11pm: Ben Jones

History

Launched March 2016, on board a Virgin West Coast train service to London, as part of the UKs second national commercial DAB multiplex line-up.

Chris Evans joined the station in January 2019, moving his breakfast show and team over from BBC Radio 2.

Contact Details

Website: www.virginradio.co.uk

Owner: Wireless Group (part of News UK)