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Absolute Radio

A radio station for real fans of real music, comedy and football. Listen to Absolute Radio and you'll find all of that wrapped up with lashings of personality and mischief from DJs who tell it like it is from Christian O'Connell in the mornings through to Geoff Lloyd at Hometime. Championing music from new artists such as Florence and the Machine and Mumford and Sons, as well as the very best music from the past three decades - everything from the Beatles to Blur and Led Zeppelin to Lily Allen!

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How to Watch: Absolute Radio

Below is a list of all the television and radio channels that you can watch in the UK using one of the free services: DAB (for radio), Freeview, Sky No Card - Sky without a viewing card (Freesat from Sky (or fSfS)) and Freesat.. Where a channel can be watched for free, the channel number is listed below. In addition, if you can watch (or listen) immediately online, press the button in the "web" column.

As some channels are exclusive to one service alone, you may need to get receive more than one service to get all the channels you want. The coverage for Freeview differs too - those channels not provided by the public service "Freeview Light" transmitters the current coverage shown thus (54%), taken from Connected Nations Report 2017: Data analysis'

Key: wb_sunny daytime; watch_later nighttime; account_box funded from the TV License; flags show Freeview channel limits.
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Radio stations
Channel name arrow_drop_down web radio Freeview Sky Freesat
Absolute Radio live_tv DAB FM/AM 727 (90%) 0107  

Regional content: National channel with no regional content or variations. For full details of broadcaster contacts, see the link icon Absolute Radio page.

Official site: See the link icon Absolute Radio website.

From Wikipedia: The station rebranded to its current name at 745 am on 29 September 2008.23 The station is based in London and plays popular rock music. His show started on 13 October 1997, the same day that Zo Ball started as Evans' replacement on Radio 1. From 5 October 1998, Virgin Radio started simulcasts of the breakfast show on Sky One each morning for an hour between 7.30 and 8.30am. - link icon read more about Absolute Radio on wikipedia (summary by Clipped).

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Sunday, 19 January 2014
tony freeman
9:48 AM

Hi ,
For the last couple of months some of the freeview radion channels cut off after about 10 seconds of playing after changing onto those particular channels , absolute radio is a perfect example , the tv side of things is fine , just happens on the radio .anybody got any ideas ?

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tony freeman's 1 post GB flag
Saturday, 26 November 2016

12:27 AM

Hi,possibly the signal strength is too high/low for the box,you could buy a cheap indoor aerial to track the
cause,i've noticed a few freeview boxes are faulty in some way,quality is lacking in everything these days.

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nicholas's 120 posts GB flag

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