Pure Evoke Radios Compared

Pure Evoke Radios Compared

The Evoke range from Pure is one of the most popular ranges of DAB digital radios in the UK. These radios have stylish designs, quality engineering, and all come with a 3-year warranty. All Evoke radios have the digital tick, meaning they are future-proof and…

Best Shower Radios

Best Shower Radios

Last updated: 6th February, 2017 Many of us enjoy listening to the radio in the shower or bath. Finding a good radio that can withstand the occasional splash is tricky, however, as most radios aren’t designed to be splash-proof. Here’s a roundup of the best…

Best Pocket DAB Radios

Best Pocket DAB Radios

Last updated: May 24, 2017 The price of DAB radios has come down a lot in the last few years, and there are now many affordable pocket DAB radios to choose from. A pocket/handheld radio is a great gadget to have for when you’re walking,…

How Radio Can Help You Get to Sleep

How Radio Can Help You Get to Sleep

A lot of insomniacs listen to the radio late at night. Many people discover that this helps them get to sleep, and for some this becomes part of their bedtime routine. There are several reasons why people find it easier to fall asleep with the…

Best Radios for the Garden

Best Radios for the Garden

Summer is finally here! It’s time to make the most of it by enjoying yourself in the garden. But while you’re soaking up the summer sun, you don’t want to miss out on listening to your favourite radio station or keeping up with the cricket….

Top 5 British Radio Manufacturers

Top 5 British Radio Manufacturers

The UK was at the forefront of development in radio technology, and British manufacturers have produced several classic models. Here’s a brief exploration of five of the best British radio manufacturers still around today.   Roberts Radio Homepage: robertsradio.co.uk Founded in: 1932 Headquarters: Mexborough, South…

Analogue vs. DAB Digital Radio

Analogue vs. DAB Digital Radio

If it’s time to get a new radio, should you pay more for a digital radio or settle for a cheaper analogue radio? If you do get a DAB radio, will it offer you better sound quality and fix problems with poor reception?  Will it…

Best plug and play dab car radio adapters

Best Plug-and-Play DAB Car Radio Adapters (UK 2017)

Last updated: 24 June, 2017 A plug-and-play DAB car radio adapter lets you listen to DAB and DAB+ radio stations in your car using its existing FM radio. These adapters are generally cheap and easy to use, and work by plugging into your car or…

Best Retro Radios Available in the UK

Best Retro Radios Available in the UK

Nothing beats the classic style of a vintage 1950s or ’60s radio. However, buying an authentic retro radio can be expensive, and it’s unlikely to offer the quality sound of modern radios. Thankfully, many manufacturers make replicas of retro radios packed with modern features such…

How to Improve Your DAB Radio Signal

How to Improve Your DAB Radio Signal

One of the most common problems with DAB radios is a poor and inconsistent signal. This is ironic given that digital radio is intended to solve the problem of poor quality FM signals. Let’s look at the causes of poor DAB reception and explore how…