West Sound (Ayrshire)

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West Sound
West Sound logo 2015.png
Broadcast area Ayrshire
Slogan The Greatest Hits for Ayrshire and the South West
Frequency MW: 1035 kHz
DAB: 11B
First air date 16 October 1981
Format Easy Listening
Audience share 26.0% (September 2013, RAJAR)
Power 0.32 kW
Owner Bauer Radio
Sister stations West FM
West Sound (Dumfries and Galloway)
Webcast West Sound
Website www.westsound.co.uk

West Sound is a local radio station in Ayrshire. Based in Ayr with its AM transmitter in Symington, South Ayrshire and its DAB transmitter in Darvel, East Ayrshire, the station forms part of the Bauer City 2 network in Scotland and northern England.

Being part of the City 2 network, all of the station's programming is networked, with news locally produced and shared with West FM. The network output is produced and presented from Key 2 in Manchester, Clyde 2 in Glasgow and Forth 2 in Edinburgh.

Notable presenters[edit]

Presenters include Tony Blackburn, John Leslie and Arlene Stuart.[citation needed]


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Coordinates: 55°27′23″N 4°37′04″W / 55.4563°N 4.6177°W / 55.4563; -4.6177