Each local community radio station in the UK has requirements in respect of its music and local content, such as news, speech levels etc. These requirements are set out in the station “Format”, a document issued by Ofcom, the UK’s radio regulator.
This Public File contains details of the elements that Ofcom regulate, such as music tracks, local news etc. It is intended to give you a better understanding of our output and what we are doing for our local community.
Mearns FM plays music from the 60s to today and specialist programming in the evenings.
This includes details of all the shows for the coming week as well as a link to the presenters page.
We may air prerecorded shows.
We provide original content for at least 8 hours per day.
Ofcom, the government regulator with responsibilities for local radio, has produced localness guidelines that this station adheres to. These guidelines can be read here: http://stakeholders.ofcom.org.uk/broadcasting/radio/localness/localness-guidelines
In addition, all local radio stations have written ‘formats’ that they must follow at all times.
Mearns FM broadcasts national news and weather bulletins hourly 24/7.
Mearns FM supports many local charities – email email@example.com
If you would like to comment or make a complaint about Mearns FM, please email firstname.lastname@example.org , or call 01569 766406 providing details of your comment or complaint, and our programming team will help with your enquiry.
If you are unhappy with the response you receive, you can complain directly to the regulator, Ofcom https://www.ofcom.org.uk/tv-radio-and-on-demand/how-to-report-a-complaint.
Ofcom can be contacted via post as follows:
2a Southwark Bridge Road
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