Radio Shields in on DAB across Tyneside

DAB Radio

​ Radio Shields Broadcasts across the North East on DAB Digital Radio. 

Take a look at our DAB coverage areas below, you may need to re-tune your radio to find us.

Older radio’s may not be able to hear us. Make sure you radio has the “+” symbol to show compatibility with DAB+ 


(North Shields, South Shields, Whitley Bay, the Boldons, Jarrow as well as East Newcastle & Gateshead and North Sunderland)

Our local radio station broadcasts live on DAB+ Radio across North and South Tyneside. Re-tune your DAB Radio now to hear us.

Our Press Release

Please see our Press Relase by clicking HERE

Officially launched on DAB Radio across Tyneside.

On Saturday 11th December 2021 we officially launched on Saturday 11th December at 10am. The programme was hosted by CEO, Kyle Scott which included guests Cllr Tracey Dixon (South Tyneside Council Leader) Ray Spencer MBE (Manageing Director of The Customs House) and TV Favourite Pam Royle.

You can now Re-Scan your DAB set and search for Radio Shields or R-Shields and listen to your local radio station.

The Launch

We’ll begin with a special 2-hour program from 10am. Presented by station manager Kyle Scott, we have special guests including Ray Spencer (Managing Director of The Customs House), Pam Royle (North East TV legend) and Tracy Dixon (Leader, South Tyneside Council) plus many more!

Pam Royle recieving an award for her support towards the radio station.