Q Radio Network

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The Q Radio Network is a group of six local radio stations in Northern Ireland, owned by the Northern Media Group. The head office is in Woodside Industrial Estate, Ballymena and the six stations are:

  • Q102.9 - Derry, Northern Ireland (formerly Riverside 101FM)
  • Q97.2 - Coleraine, Northern Ireland (formerly Causeway Coast Radio)
  • Q101.2 - Omagh/Enniskillen, Northern Ireland (formerly Q101.2 West)
  • Q100.5 - Newry, Northern Ireland (formerly Five FM)
  • Q106.7 - Cookstown, Northern Ireland (formerly Mid FM, and then Six FM)
  • Q107 - Ballymena, Northern Ireland (formerly Seven Towers FM, and then Seven FM)

The original Q Network stations were Q102.9, Q97.2 & Q101.2. Five, Six and Seven FM were rebranded on air to the new Q Radio brand as of 2011.

The Company is a consortium of some of the key players in the media industry on the island of Ireland and comprises The Irish News, the Alpha Newspaper Group (the largest weekly newspaper group in Northern Ireland) and River Media (who own thirteen newspapers and the radio stations Kfm in Kildare and Ocean FM in Sligo/North Leitrim/South Donegal in the Republic of Ireland).

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