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Capital is the UK’s first national hit music station

Capital is the UK’s No.1 Hit Music Station, playing the biggest hits from the hottest hit music artists, broadcasting nationally. Presenters include Capital Breakfast’s Roman Kemp, Sonny Jay & Sian Welby, and across the day Will Manning, Aimee Vivian, Jimmy Hill, Rob Howard and Marvin Humes.

Listeners can also enjoy the biggest dance anthems and club mixes on Capital Dance with the legendary MistaJam at the helm, alongside Coco Cole and Rio Fredrika.

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The UK’s No.1 Hit Music Station

The UK’s Official Dance Station


With its national breakfast show, large-scale events such as Capital’s Summertime Ball and Jingle Bell Ball, its laser-focus on hit music and all-fresh presenter line-up, Capital nails its youth proposition.


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national DAB

Available nationally on DAB digital radio, Capital and Capital Dance are available from Land’s End to John O’Groats.

FM coverage

On FM in every major city across the UK

  • London
    London 95.8
  • Birmingham
    Birmingham 102.2
  • Brighton
    Brighton 107.2
  • Cymru
    Anglesey & Gwynedd 103
  • East Midlands
    Derby 102.8
    Leicester 105.4
    Nottingham 96.2 (Mansfield 96.5)
  • Lancashire
    Blackburn 107.0
    Burnley & Pendle 99.8
    Preston 106.5
  • Liverpool
    Liverpool 107.6
  • Manchester
    Manchester 102
  • North East
    North East 105-106
  • North West & North Wales
    North Wales Coast 96.3
    Wirral 97.1
    Wrexham & Cheshire 103.4
  • Scotland
    Edinburgh 105.7
    Glasgow 106.1
  • South Coast
    South Coast 103.2
  • South Wales
    Cardiff 103.2
    Newport 97.4
  • Yorkshire
    Leeds 105.1
    Hull 105.8

listen on mobile

Listen to Capital and Capital Dance on Global Player, featuring My Capital and My Capital Dance where you can skip songs on live radio, and a world of playlists & podcasts, wherever you go. All for free.

The free app is available on iOS, Android, Sonos and Alexa devices.

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The Official Big Top 40

The Official Big Top 40 is the UK’s No. 1 chart show presented by Will Manning. Listeners across the UK can hear the show by tuning into Capital or Heart Sundays from 4pm, as well as via

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