Format changes 2021

13 September 2021

The table below provides a list of recent Format change requests submitted to Ofcom, with details about the changes requested, and Ofcom’s decision on the requests.

DateStationDetails
September 2021Capital (Stratford-upon-Avon)
(PDF, 247.2 KB)
Changes to programme sharing arrangements.
August 2021Capital (Banbury) (PDF, 627.5 KB)Changes to approved area and programme sharing arrangements.
August 2021Capital (Warwick) (PDF, 361.8 KB)Changes to programme sharing arrangements.
August 2021Capital (South East Staffordshire) (PDF, 372.6 KB)Changes to programme sharing arrangements.
August 2021Capital (Coventry) (PDF, 363.5 KB)Changes to programme sharing arrangements.
August 2021Capital (Rugby) (PDF, 364.5 KB)Changes to programme sharing arrangements.
August 2021Capital (Birmigham) (PDF, 363.7 KB)Changes to programme sharing arrangements.
August 2021Capital (Nottingham and Derby) (PDF, 366.0 KB)Changes to programme sharing arrangements.
August 2021Capital (Leicester) (PDF, 364.4 KB)Changes to programme sharing arrangements.
August 2021Imagine Radio (Buxton)
(PDF, 203.3 KB)
Changes to approved area and programme sharing arrangements.
August 2021Imagine Radio (Stockport)
(PDF, 223.6 KB)
Changes to approved area, local hours, local news requirements and programme sharing arrangements.
August 2021Nation Radio Scotland (West Central Scotland)
(PDF, 359.8 KB)
Changes to approved area, local hours and programme sharing arrangements.
June 2021Lyca Dilse Radio (Greater London)  (PDF, 177.8 KB)Change to ‘Character of Service’
April 2021Original 106 (Aberdeen) (PDF, 280.9 KB)Changes to local hours and news requirements.
April 2021Kingdom FM (Fife)
(PDF, 284.8 KB)
Changes to local hours and news requirements.
April 2021Imagine Radio (Buxton) (PDF, 224.0 KB)Changes to approved area and programme sharing arrangements.
April 2021Imagine Radio (Stockport) (PDF, 221.4 KB)Changes to approved area and programme sharing arrangements.
April 2021Greatest Hits Radio (Plymouth) (PDF, 236.8 KB)Changes to character of service, approved area, local hours and programme sharing arrangements.
April 2021Greatest Hits Radio (Oldham)
(PDF, 222.3 KB)

Changes to character of service, approved area, local hours, local news requirements and programme sharing arrangements.

March 2021Absolute Radio (London)
(PDF, 211.0 KB)
Changes to character of service, local hours and local news requirements.
February 2021CFM (West Cumbria)
(PDF, 283.2 KB)
Changes to approved area, local hours, local news requirements and programme sharing arrangements.
February 2021Heart (Central Scotland) (PDF, 263.4 KB)Change to ‘Character of Service’
February 2021Heart (South Wales) (PDF, 261.6 KB)Change to ‘Character of Service’
February 2021Heart (North East England) (PDF, 259.2 KB)Change to ‘Character of Service’
February 2021Heart (North West England) (PDF, 268.9 KB)Change to ‘Character of Service’
February 2021Heart (Cornwall) (PDF, 235.6 KB)Change to ‘Character of Service’
February 2021Heart (South & West Yorkshire) (PDF, 281.9 KB)Change to ‘Character of Service’
February 2021Heart (North & Mid Wales) (PDF, 266.0 KB)Change to ‘Character of Service’
February 2021Your Radio (Helensburgh)
(PDF, 267.1 KB)
Changes to approved area, local hours, local news requirements and programme sharing arrangements.
January 2021 Greatest Hits Radio (Stoke-on-Trent) (PDF, 277.1 KB)Changes to approved area, local hours and programme sharing arrangements.
January 2021Greatest Hits Radio (Bradford & Huddersfield) (PDF, 277.5 KB)Changes to approved area, local hours and programme sharing arrangements.
January 2021CFM (Carlisle) (PDF, 284.5 KB)Changes to approved area, local hours, local news requirements and programme sharing arrangements.
January 2021GEM (Nottingham) (PDF, 282.9 KB)Changes to approved area, local hours and programme sharing arrangements.