Hot Radio

Hot Radio is a community radio station for Poole & Bournemouth, Christchurch and the surrounding areas offering rhythmic music and local information.

The station started life as “The Bay 102.8” and was awarded a community radio licence by Ofcom in 2007 and began broadcasting at 00:01 on 8 November 2008. Community Radio stations in the UK are required to provide a social gain to the community they serve. Hot Radio is one of a growing number of such stations in the UK.