Small-scale DAB radio returns to Glasgow with new Like Multiplex

The new small-scale DAB multiplex for Glasgow has been launched carrying an initial 18 services, with more to follow in the coming weeks.

Nation Broadcasting closed down the Trial Glasgow multiplex last year after winning the full-time licence but sold it to the Like Media Group before it was launched. The multiplex is now operating under the Like DAB name.

The services being carried Are:

  • Awaz FM
  • Angel Radio
  • Paisley FM
  • Celtic Music Radio
  • Jambo Radio
  • Nation 70s
  • Nation 80s
  • Nation 90s
  • Gaydio
  • BFBS Scotland
  • Eirewave
  • House Party Radio
  • The Voice Of Islam
  • Like One
  • Like Pop
  • Like Retro
  • Panacea

The multiplex is currently using one transmission site at Dundasvale Court, with the second site at Cathcart going online shortly.

Managing Director of Like DAB, Ryan Davies said: “We are delighted to launch the new multiplex across Glasgow today. We have a great diversity of services, from local and national broadcasters.

“During the small-scale DAB trials, Glasgow suffered many challenges, however thanks to the help of UK DAB Networks and Commtronix, we have started from scratch at the site to ensure long term reliability which all broadcasters and listeners deserve.”