Public File

Each local commercial radio station in the UK has requirements in respect of its music and local content, such as news, speech levels etc. These requirements are set out in the station “Format”, a document issued by Ofcom, the UK’s radio regulator.

News Bulletin Schedule

Citybeat broadcasts a mix of local news & national news on the hour Monday to Friday between 06.00 & 20.00, On a Saturday & Sunday this news begins at 08.00 and ends at 18.00

Recent News Stories Covered On Air

You can view the latest stories on our website news section, located here

The News Team

You can call the Citybeat News Team on 02890 890140 or by emailing

News Editor – Bob Huggins –

Programme Schedule

You can view our latest programme schedule here

Automated programming.

Monday – Thursday 01.00 – 06.00

Friday 02.00 – 07.00

Saturday 01.00 – 07.00

Sunday 01.00 – 06.00

Contacting the station

You can contact Citybeat 24 hours a day, click here for contact details.

Citybeat 96.7/102.5FM Playlist

Our Playlist is updated weekly and can be located here

Making a complaint

If you have a complaint about any aspect of the on air output, in the first instance you should write to our Managing Director, Robert Walshe. He can be contacted on email at or via telephone on 02890 234967

If your response is unsatisfactory you can complain directly to the Government regulator, Ofcom. Their website has all the information you require. Visit

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