Radio on Sky

BBC Radio 1 on SkyThese are the radio station listings found on the Sky+ HD Electronic Programme Guide (EPG), also known as SkyGuide
All the BBC’s national radio stations along with many commercial stations are available on the Sky EPG.
No viewing card is required to listen, all the radio stations on Sky can be received on any digital satellite receiver.
Bitrates for some stations along with sound quality are better on satellite than on DAB.

Sky maintains an electronic programme guide (EPG) which provides information about upcoming programmes and a list of stations.
Radio stations available on Sky are assigned a three digit logical channel number which can be entered on a remote control to access the channel and determines in what order channels are listed.
The EPG differs depending on the viewer’s location due to limited regional availability of certain channels or conditions relating to their must-carry status.

Radio on Sky
Sky EPG
Station
Bitrate
Audio
Description
996
Channel Line-up
192 kbps Joint Stereo Channel Line-up on Sky.
0101
BBC Radio 1
192 kbps Joint Stereo Youth orientated Popular music and speech.
0102
BBC Radio 2
192 kbps Joint Stereo Adult-oriented Pop Music
0103
BBC Radio 3
192 kbps Joint Stereo Classical Music.
0104
BBC Radio 4 FM
192 kbps Joint Stereo News & Speech.
0105
BBC Radio 5Live
96 kbps Mono Live news and sport.
0106
Classic FM
192 kbps Joint Stereo Classical Music.
0107
Absolute Radio
128 kbps Joint Stereo Adult contemporary music, with national news.
0108
talkSPORT
64 kbps Mono Sport & Talk.
0109
Capital FM
160 kbps Joint Stereo Contemporary hit radio, news, entertainment, speech, showbiz.
0110
Planet Rock
160 kbps Joint Stereo A national Classic Rock station owned by Bauer Radio.
0111
Heart
160 kbps Joint Stereo Rhythmic AC & Hot AC.
0112
LBC
128 kbps Joint Stereo News & Talk.
0113
Radio X
160 kbps Joint Stereo
Rock Music.
0114
Capital XTRA
160 kbps Joint Stereo Urban & Dance Music
0115
BBC World Service
96 kbps Mono English language version of the BBC World Service
0116
BBC Radio Scotland
128 kbps Joint Stereo BBC Radio Scotland is Scotland’s national radio station.
0117
BBC Radio Wales
128 kbps Joint Stereo BBC Radio Wales is Wales’s national English language radio station.
0118
BBC Radio Ulster
128 kbps Joint Stereo BBC Radio Ulster is one of two national stations in NI.
0119
BBC Asian Network
128 kbps Joint Stereo South Asian orientated.
0120
BBC 6 Music
160 kbps Joint Stereo Classic rock Alternative rock Funk Indie Jazz Hip Hop.
0121
Gold
128 kbps Joint Stereo Golden oldies.
0122
WRN Europe
64 kbps Mono News and current affairs.
0124
LBC News
160 kbps Joint Stereo News & Talk.
0125
Apni Awaz
64 kbps Joint Stereo British Pakistani stations.
0128
Smooth
160 kbps Joint Stereo Relaxing Music Mix.
0129
Solar Radio
128 kbps Joint Stereo Classic & 21st Century Soul Station.
0130
Panjab Radio
128 kbps Joint Stereo Delivering extra choice for British Sikhs and Panjabi speakers.
0131
BBC Radio 4 Extra
160 kbps Joint Stereo Comedy, Drama, and Children’s programming.
0137
BBC Radio 1Xtra
160 kbps Joint Stereo Urban music, hip-hop, grime and dancehall.
0138
TWR
96 kbps Mono Christian programming.
0139
BBC Radio Nan Gàidheal
128 kbps Joint Stereo BBC radio station, broadcasting in Scottish Gaelic.
0143
BBC Radio 4 LW
96 kbps Mono News & Speech.
0144
BBC Radio 5SX
96 kbps Mono Additional sports coverage.
0146
Smooth Extra
160 kbps Joint Stereo Easy Listening.
0147
EWTN
128 kbps Joint Stereo Global Catholic Network.
0150
Sukh Sagar
96 kbps Mono Gurbani channel.
0151
Khushkhabri
96 kbps Mono Asian Gold Radio.
0152
BBC  London (London)
96 kbps Mono Local radio for London.
0152
BBC Radio Foyle (Northern Ireland)
128 kbps Joint Stereo BBC Radio Foyle is one of two national stations in NI.
0154
BBC Radio Cymru
128 kbps Joint Stereo BBC Radio Cymru is Wales’s national Welsh-language radio station.
0160
RTE Radio 1
192 kbps Joint Stereo Irish public-service station.
0164
RTE 2FM
192 kbps Joint Stereo Pop music programming aimed at a young audience.
0165
RTE Lyric fm
192 kbps Joint Stereo Classical Music.
0166
RTE R na G
192 kbps Joint Stereo Irish-language radio service from RTÉ.
0169
Desi Radio
96 kbps Mono South Asian Programming.
0178
Kiss
80 kbps Mono A London based station specialising in hip hop, R&B, urban and electronic. dance music owned by Bauer Radio.
0180
Magic
80 kbps Mono Melodic soft adult contemporary hits.
0185
Ahomka Radio
 64 kbps Mono African rado in the UK.
0186
Liberty
128 kbits Joint Stereo Easy Listening, R’n’B, Classical, pop, and religious
0188
Absolute 70s
128 kbps Joint Stereo Adult contemporary music from the 1970s.
0200
Absolute 80s
128 kbps Joint Stereo Adult contemporary music from the 1980s.
0201
Absolute 90s
96 kbps Mono Adult contemporary music from the 1990s.
0202
Jazz FM
128 kbps Joint Stereo Jazz Music.
0203
Classic Rock
96 kbps Mono Classic rock.
0205
Kanshi Radio
128 kbps Mono Music & programmes for the Asian community. Bhangra and Hindi songs as well as poetry.
0207
Rainbow
64 kbps Mono Radio from Ghana in the UK.
0210
Newstalk
192 kbps Joint Stereo Ireland’s National Independent Talk Radio Broadcaster
0211
BFBS Radio
128 kbps Joint Stereo Contemporary music.
0214
UCB Ireland
128 kbps Joint Stereo Christian station.

 

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