BBC Radio Somerset

BBC Radio Somerset

BBC Radio Somerset is the BBC’s local radio station serving the county of Somerset.

It broadcasts on FM, AM, DAB, digital TV and via BBC Sounds from studios in the Blackbrook area of Taunton.

According to RAJAR, the station has a weekly audience of 50,000 listeners and a 4.6% share as of September 2021.

The first BBC service for the county of Somerset was established in 1978, as an emergency measure following storms in the county.