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by midlandsfirst
Wed Mar 25, 2020 9:09 pm
Forum: General
Topic: ISP Compensation suspended
Replies: 0
Views: 1204

ISP Compensation suspended

Just received from my isp. This seems to have been kept quiet by Ofcom/Govt "Yesterday, Ofcom announced its intention to temporarily suspend the obligations of providers under the Automatic Compensation Scheme. The scheme itself does contain an exception relating to civil emergencies, and Ofcom has ...
by midlandsfirst
Mon Mar 16, 2020 2:10 pm
Forum: General - Non Pirate
Topic: Ambur Radio 103.6 FM
Replies: 16
Views: 2645

Re: Ambur Radio 103.6 FM

103.6 off now
by midlandsfirst
Mon Mar 16, 2020 12:00 am
Forum: General - Non Pirate
Topic: Ambur Radio 103.6 FM
Replies: 16
Views: 2645

Re: Ambur Radio 103.6 FM

Strange how Ofcom said there were no frequencies available for further community stations in the Mids after 106.9 was allocated in Wolvo, yet now 99.4 somehow is clear enough to put Ambur on it with increased power...
by midlandsfirst
Sat Mar 14, 2020 10:36 pm
Forum: General - Non Pirate
Topic: Ambur Radio 103.6 FM
Replies: 16
Views: 2645

Re: Ambur Radio 103.6 FM

Still on both frequencies however the 103.6 is low volume mono with no RDS. The 99.4 is louder but sounds not right. Hard to explain but sounds "harsh" and "brittle"
by midlandsfirst
Sat Mar 14, 2020 10:33 pm
Forum: Pirate
Topic: Bandscan
Replies: 773
Views: 133774

Re: Bandscan

MONO SCAN

90.2 City Beats (4/10 - a lot of hiss but just about tolerable)
92.0 Hot (4/10 - hiss on bass beats)
92.4 Vibez (1/10 - Unlistenable)
94.4 Stingdem (5/10 - hissy but tolerable)
95.1 Kriss (8/10)
99.7 Distinct (9/10)
by midlandsfirst
Sat Mar 14, 2020 10:28 pm
Forum: General - Non Pirate
Topic: Ambur Radio 103.6 FM
Replies: 16
Views: 2645

Re: Ambur Radio 103.6 FM

I assume thats the plan as further down it says "2 years in process. Finally the changeover has been granted. 103.6fm you have been good to us for the past 11 years but here's to the future 994.FM!!!". I assume its still from the same tx site - fair play its one of the highest in Walsall other than ...
by midlandsfirst
Sun Mar 08, 2020 3:18 pm
Forum: Pirate
Topic: Bandscan
Replies: 773
Views: 133774

Re: Bandscan

MONO SCAN

90.2 City Beats (2/10 - Unlistenable)
92.0 Hot (6/10)
92.4 Vibez (1/10 - Unlistenable)
94.2 Skyline (1/10 - Unlistenable)
94.4 Stingdem (3/10 - Just about listenable - hiss)
95.1 Kriss (9/10)
99.7 Distinct (8/10)
by midlandsfirst
Sun Mar 01, 2020 6:13 pm
Forum: Pirate
Topic: Bandscan
Replies: 773
Views: 133774

Re: Bandscan

MONO SCAN

90.2 City Beats - 3/10
92.0 Hot - 6/10
92.4 Vibez - Back of Set
94.2 Skyline - Back of Set
94.4 Sting - 3/10
95.1 Kriss - 9/10

Note - all stations are assumed from what usually uses that frequency. Didn't wait for an ID.
by midlandsfirst
Sat Feb 29, 2020 9:24 pm
Forum: Pirate
Topic: Bandscan
Replies: 773
Views: 133774

Re: Bandscan

MONO SCAN

same as Friday scan but minus Distinct
by midlandsfirst
Fri Feb 28, 2020 11:10 pm
Forum: Pirate
Topic: Bandscan
Replies: 773
Views: 133774

Re: Bandscan

MONO SCAN

90.2 City Beats - 3/10
92.0 Hot - 6/10
94.2 Skyline - 1/10
94.4 Sting - 3/10
95.1 Kriss - 9/10
99.7 Distinct - 8/10