About radio

BBC Radio Leicester is a local radio station, part of BBC Radio 5 Live, wich owned by British Broadcasting Corporation and broadcasts mainly in news format. It was founded in 8 November 1967.

Slogan: "The Sound of Leicester, and all the Music You Love"

Format: news, talk, pop music.

First air date: 8 November 1967

City: Leicester

Owner: BBC

Broadcast area: Leicestershire and Rutland


BBC Radio Leicester broadcasts in the following cities:

  • Leicester 104.9 FM