98/99 30 June 1999

RADIO AUTHORITY PUBLISHES ASSESSMENT OF MANCHESTER LOCAL DIGITAL RADIO MULTIPLEX LICENCE AWARD

The Radio Authority has published today (30 June) the details of its assessment of the Manchester Local Digital Radio Multiplex licence award to CE Digital Ltd. The Authority made the award on 3 June 1999.

A copy of the full assessment can be viewed from the link here.

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NOTE TO EDITORS

The Radio Authority is responsible for licensing and regulating Independent Radio in accordance with the statutory requirements of the Broadcasting Acts 1990 and 1996. It plans frequencies, awards licences, regulates programming and advertising, and plays an active role in the discussion and formulation of policies which affect the Independent Radio industry and its listeners.

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