Radio Wirral plans relaunch on local DAB multiplex

Radio Wirral, the online station which appeared after the closure of community station Wirral Radio, is going on DAB.

A rebrand has been announced, along with additional team members to take the service forward.

The station says: “The very best of the original crew, Ian Kenyon, Peter Silcock & Tom Hunter have been joined by digital marketing duo Nik Ellis & Justine McLaughlin to create a diverse & vibrant team.

“This collaboration combines a wealth of broadcasting experience, knowledge & passion with digital & marketing wizardry to unleash a modern, dynamic station on the Wirral. With a complete rebrand, restructure & goals, the team can now offer unique marketing opportunities to Wirral businesses, support at Wirral events, whilst playing an amazing array of music 24/7.”

Chairman Peter said: “We’re proud to call the Wirral our home, so we’re excited to now provide a positive local broadcast to the residents & businesses across the peninsular.”

Nik added: “We’re thrilled to be involved in this evolution of the station. It’s great to offer a useful, fun & friendly service to listeners across the Wirral & beyond.”

Radio Wirral will be broadcasting on DAB radios from 1st November.

Photo: Left to right Ian Kenyon, Peter Silcock, Justine Mclaughlin, Nik Ellis and Tom Hunter.