BBC Trashing 13 UK Medium Wave Transmitters

… then, but I see they are not on the current list to lose MW yet. I’m not sure how the BBC would get on removing national MW services, e.g. Virgin Radio possibly still has some audience on MW. The Beeb’s decision is, of course, all to do with cutting transmitter running costs and the smaller but important costs of line-links and transmitter and mast maintenance. Of course, the longer term issue is what is going to happen to the MW band? The obvious answer I wish for is to see the …

Listening to BBC Radio Without Tears

… couple of AA batteries or your car’s cigarette lighter socket, or any USB connection. Of course, if you prefer, you can always use a wall socket. Just plug this device into your PC, smartphone or tablet at home or on the move and it will play any radio station you have tuned to, through any FM radio receiver within a radius of up to 50 yards. That will certainly be a big enough range for any car and in almost all homes unless you own a vast mansion! These useful little devices are called …