Best Shower Radios

Best Shower Radios (UK 2018)

There are a lot of shower and bathroom radios available on the market, but most of them have quite a lot of negative reviews. This is often due to either poor build quality or poor reception, which is a common problem since the shower isn’t…

best outdoor radios

Best Outdoor Radios for the Garden (UK 2018)

Whether you’re gardening, camping or just relaxing in the sun, it’s nice to be able to listen to the radio outdoors. However, you can’t just take a regular radio outside and expose it to the elements without expecting trouble. If you want to listen to…

Best plug and play dab car radio adapters

Best Plug-and-Play DAB Car Radio Adapters (UK 2018)

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 van’s cigarette lighter socket. Using…

Best Pocket DAB Radios

Best Pocket DAB Radios (UK 2017/2018)

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, jogging, commuting, gardening or just…

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…

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…

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

Last updated: May 7, 2018 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…

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…