About radio

BBC Radio Bristol is the BBC's local radio station broadcasting on 94.9 in Bristol and 104.6 FM in Bath, England. It was founded in September 4, 1970. You can listen to the local news and sport commetary on air. The schedule also features talk shows with the participation of the well-known presenters such as Becky Want, and popular music hits in a unique playlist.

Slogan: "The sound of where we live, and all the music you love"

Format: news, talk, pop music.

First air date: September 1970

Owner: BBC

Broadcast area: Bath, Bristol, South Gloucestershire and north east Somerset


BBC Radio Bristol broadcasts in the following cities:

  • Bristol 94.9 FM
  • Weston-super-Mare 103.6 FM
  • Bath 104.6 FM