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Encyclopedia > BBC Radio Ulster
BBC Radio Ulster
Broadcast area Northern Ireland
First air date January 1975
Frequency FM: 92-95 MHz
MW: 1341 kHz
DAB
Freeview: 719 (NI Only)
Virgin Media: 932
UPC Ireland: 906
Online
Format News, Music
Owner BBC
Website www.bbc.co.uk/radioulster

BBC Radio Ulster is a BBC Radio station based in Belfast and is part of BBC Northern Ireland. It is the most listened to radio station in Northern Ireland and has a range of programmes including news, talk, features, music and sport. Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... Northern Ireland (Irish: , Ulster Scots: Norlin Airlann) is a constituent country of the United Kingdom lying in the northeast of the island of Ireland, covering 5,459 square miles (14,139 km², about a sixth of the islands total area). ... For other uses, see Frequency (disambiguation). ... The abbreviations FM, Fm, and fm may refer to: Electrical engineering Frequency modulation (FM) and its most common applications: FM broadcasting, used primarily to broadcast music and speech at VHF frequencies FM synthesis, a sound-generation technique popularized by early digital synthesizers Science Femtometre (fm), an SI measure of length... MegaHertz (MHz) is the name given to one million (106) Hertz, a measure of frequency. ... Mediumwave radio transmissions serves as the most common band for broadcasting. ... Digital Audio Broadcasting (DAB), also known as Eureka 147, is a technology for broadcasting of audio using digital radio transmission. ... This article is about the United Kingdom digital terrestrial television service. ... Virgin Media Inc. ... UPC Ireland N.V. is Liberty Global Europes operation in Ireland. ... A radio format or programming format describes the overall content broadcast on a radio station. ... For other uses, see News (disambiguation). ... For other uses, see Music (disambiguation). ... For other uses, see BBC (disambiguation). ... A website (alternatively, Web site or web site) is a collection of Web pages, images, videos or other digital assets that is hosted on one or several Web server(s), usually accessible via the Internet, cell phone or a LAN. A Web page is a document, typically written in HTML... For other uses, see BBC (disambiguation). ... This article is about the city in Northern Ireland. ... BBC Northern Ireland is the main public service broadcaster in Northern Ireland. ...


BBC Radio Ulster was founded in January 1975 replacing what had been an opt-out of BBC Radio 4 (previously the BBC Home Service). old Radio 4 logo BBC Radio 4 is a UK domestic radio station which broadcasts a wide variety of spoken-word programmes including news, drama, comedy, science and history. ...


The Sony Award-winning station offers a rich blend of speech, news and current affairs, music, specialist music and sports programming.


An opt-out of the station exists in the north-west of the region called BBC Radio Foyle. This carries alternate programming and news for much of the time between 7:30am and 5:00pm weekdays and a few hours at the weekend. The station is also broadcast on DAB Digital Radio, digital television and on the internet at bbc.co.uk/radioulster BBC Radio Foyle is a BBC Northern Ireland radio station which serves North West of Northern Ireland. ...


Programmes

  • Across the Line
  • Alan Simpson
  • Arts Extra
  • Blas
  • Country Afternoon with Hugo Duncan
  • Days Like This
  • Evening Extra
  • Gardener's Corner
  • Good Morning Ulster
  • On Your Behalf
  • Sounds Classical
  • Sunday Sequence
  • Ralph McLean
  • Talkback
  • The Saturday Magazine
  • The Stephen Nolan Show
  • This New Day
  • Your Place and Mine

ATL logo Across the Line is a programme on BBC Radio Ulster (92– 95 FM). ... Alan Simpson is a Northern Irish DJ and presenter of The Alan Simpson Show on BBC Radio Ulster. ... Artsextra is BBC Radio Ulster’s nightly arts and entertainment programme presented by Marie-Louise Muir. ... Blas is BBC Radio Ulster’s lively Irish language magazine programme which can be heard every weeknight at 7pm. ... Country Afternoon with Hugo Duncan, BBC Radio Ulster, Mondays–Fridays, 1. ... Days Like This, BBC Radio Ulster, Mondays-Fridays, 11. ... Evening Extra is a magazine style programme replacing the old PM Ulster programme on BBC Radio Ulster. ... The Good Morning Ulster team: Wendy Austin, Seamus McKee and Conor Bradford Good Morning Ulster is BBC Radio Ulsters agenda-setting breakfast news programme (Monday-Friday, 0630-0900) and attracts one of BBC Northern Irelands biggest radio audiences. ... On Your Behalf, BBC Radio Ulster, Saturdays, 9. ... Sounds Classical is BBC Radio Ulster’s flagship programme for classical music, presented by Marie-Louise Muir. ... BBC Northern Irelands award-winning Sunday morning speech radio programme has a magazine format and a focus on religion, ethics and current affairs. ... Ralph McLean is BBC Radio Ulster’s main man for music with four major weeknight programmes on the station. ... Talk radio is radio format which features discussion of topical issues. ... The Saturday Magazine, BBC Radio Ulster, Saturdays, 10. ... Since coming to BBC Radio Ulster in January 2004, The Stephen Nolan Radio Show has become essential listening every morning. ... This New Day, BBC Radio Ulster, Sundays, 7. ... BBC Radio Ulster’s Saturday morning programme Your Place and Mine reflects the mosaic of life in Northern Ireland every week from 7. ...

Presenters

Gerard Michael Anderson, known professionally as Gerry Anderson (born 1944) is a Sony Award-winning radio and television broadcaster working for BBC Northern Ireland, and a member of the Radio Academy Hall of Fame. ... Wendy Austin is a journalist and broadcaster with BBC Northern Ireland, and co-presenter of BBC Radio Ulster’s flagship news and current affairs programme Good Morning Ulster. ... William Crawley William Crawley is a BBC journalist and broadcaster. ... Hugo Duncan is a Northern Irish singer. ... David Dunseith is a veteran journalist and broadcaster with BBC Northern Ireland. ... Anne Marie McAleese presents the Sony award winning Saturday morning programme Your Place and Mine. ... Linda McAuley Linda McAuley is the trusted, award-winning presenter of the BBC Radio Ulster flagship consumer advice programme On Your Behalf Linda first joined BBC Radio Ulster in 1979 as presenter of the evening drive time programme Change Gear. ... Ralph McLean is BBC Radio Ulster’s main man for music with four major weeknight programmes on the station. ... Marie-Louise Muir Marie-Louise Muir has become one of BBC Radio Ulsters best known voices as presenter of the stations main arts and entertainment programme Arts Extra and the flagship classical music programme Sounds Classical. ... Stephen Nolan, born Belfast in 1973, is a radio and television presenter for BBC Northern Ireland and BBC Radio Five Live. ... Karen Patterson Karen Patterson joined BBC Northern Ireland in October 1999 and presented the main BBC Newsline lunchtime news and breakfast and evening bulletins. ... Rigsy (born December 6th, 1978), real name David OReilly[1] is a TV/radio presenter and D.J from Newcastle, Northern Ireland. ... Alan Simpson could be one half of Galton and Simpson Alan Simpson the British politician Alan K. Simpson the American politician This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ... John Toal was still studying music at college when he joined the BBC in September 1989 as a presenter on the weekly music programme The Classical Show. ...

External links

[BBC Northern Ireland homepage] The domain name bbc. ...


  Results from FactBites:
 
BBC Radio Ulster - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (183 words)
BBC Radio Ulster is a BBC Radio station based in Belfast and is part of BBC Northern Ireland.
It was founded in January 1975, replacing what had been an opt-out of BBC Radio 4 (previously the BBC Home Service).
An opt-out of the station exists in the north-west of the region called BBC Radio Foyle.
BBC Radio Foyle - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (144 words)
BBC Radio Foyle is a BBC Northern Ireland radio station which serves North West of Northern Ireland.
BBC Wales: BBC Radio Wales • BBC Radio Cymru
BBC Scotland: BBC Radio Scotland • BBC Radio nan Gàidheal
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