Preston's Local Radio Station

Preston has its own independent local commercial radio station called Central Radio North West - playing a mix of music from the 1970s to the present day, as well as being a trusted source of local news, sport and information. The station has a team of experienced presenters who are passionate about giving listeners the best possible experience.

Central Radio is committed to supporting local businesses and charities. The station regularly hosts events and fundraisers, and has raised thousands of pounds for good causes. Central Radio North West is a vibrant and exciting new radio station that is quickly becoming a popular choice for listeners in the North West of England. The station is committed to providing great music, local news and information, and a platform for local people to share their stories

How to listen:

You can find us locally on DAB digital radio, or you can download our free Apple/Android app. You can ask 'Alexa, Play Central Radio North West' or find us on Freeview TV channel 277. For more details about how you can listen to Central Radio North West, please see this page:

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We always welcome the comments and feedback of our listeners.  You can contact Central Radio by using the contact form found here.

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