Ofcom, the UK Radio regulator has awarded Deveron FM one of the first six community radio licences of 2013.
The other 5 licences issued in this round all went to stations in Scotland.
- K-Town FM, Kinglassie and surrounding area, Fife
- KYFM, Kirkcaldy, Fife
- Nevis Radio, Fort William and surrounding area, Scottish Highlands
- Irvine Beat FM, parts of Irvine, North Ayrshire
- Keith Community Radio, Moray
Deveron FM which broadcasts from Banff will broadcast on a full time licence to the communities of Banff, Macduff and the surrounding areas. The licence has been awarded for a five year period.
Congratulations to all at Deveron FM