Radio Cabin Awarded Community Radio Licence

Broadcasting regulators Ofcom have announced the award of a community radio licence to Herne Bay's Radio Cabin. A community licence will give Herne Bay its very own radio station, which will provide everything local to Herne Bay for Herne Bay.

Radio Cabin's Peter Jell said, "This is fantastic news. All our hard work in putting the application together has been worth it. This has been a long time coming and I am so excited about this new venture. We had heard about the news but had to keep it to ourselves which was hard because we are all so excited."

Peter would like to thank all Radio Cabin's members for helping to make this bid successful. He would also like to thank Local MP Sir Roger Gale, Bay Promo Team, Herne Bay Town Partners and local councillors for their support.


We are looking for new members to come on board. This could be in various roles,from presenting shows, assisting in outside broadcasts, reading local news bulletins or joining the newly formed listeners panel.You don't need to have had previous experience as full training will be given.Just email or complete the 'Get Involved' form which can be found by clicking on the 'Station' icon at the top of this webpage.Please note that all applicants will need to undergo DBS screening


Would you like to advertise your business on Radio Cabin?Or maybe even sponsor a show?With the fast approaching launch of Radio Cabin on FM,demand is expected to be high.So, for unbeatable rates,get in touch now !

For further information please email


With our systems now in place and ready for testing we will be shortly begin broadcasting for a period of about 14 days starting on Saturday 25th February on our new frequency 94.6 FM.You may experience breaks in our service whilst our output is evaluated regarding any possible interference to other services in the area.Then,providing all is well, the official launch of Radio Cabin 94.6 FM will be on SUNDAY 9th APRIL at 8am

We apologise in advance for any inconvenience that these tests may cause.



This is the online home of Radio Cabin - Herne Bay's Community Radio.

It's packed full of information plus loads more, including a webcam, weather and a " What's On" guide for Herne Bay.

Radio Cabin broadcasts 365 days a year, online and shortly on 94.6 FM, to the community of Herne Bay, giving you a wide range of music mixed with local content exclusive to Herne Bay.

As well as the broadcasts, Radio Cabin also records this areas edition of the Kent Talking Newspaper for the Blind and provides a Public Address service for many of the Town's events,including the Herne Bay Airshow.


Have you an event coming up this year? Need a professionally
manned public address system ? Then look no further than Radio Cabin Public Address Systems.Available for hire throughout the year at a price that won't damage your budget.No matter what size your event,Radio Cabin Public Address Systems can help

And , with the granting of our Community Radio Licence on 94.FM, we may be able to broadcast from your event allowing maximum local publicity

for further information regarding price and availability please contact us at or call 01227 742077

We look forward to hearing from you soon




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