About radio

BBC Radio Sheffield is a local station of BBC Radio 5 Live. It was founded in 15 November 1967. Station owned by British Broadcasting Corporation and broadcasts mainly in news format.

Slogan: "The sound of South Yorkshire and North Derbyshire"

Format: news, talk, pop music.

First air date: 15 November 1967

City: Sheffield

Owner: BBC

Broadcast area: South Yorkshire and North Derbyshire


BBC Radio Sheffield broadcasts in the following cities:

  • Sheffield 88.6 FM
  • Chesterfield DAB: 11C/ 94.7 FM
  • Rotherham 88.6 FM