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FunCoast Radio
Posted By Chris on Friday 4th January 2008 @ 2:30 PM | Filed Under: Misc

FunCoast Radio

The new radio station, that will broadcast to Ingoldmells, Skegness and Chapel St Leonards is in the final stages of applying for its license. The station was originally intended to be named Fantasy FM, but changed the name to Fun Coast Radio soon after.

As an independent, community radio station, Fun Coast radio plans to play a wide variety of music from the 1970s to the present day, as well as providing local news, weather, sport and traffic information. The station promises to be the first in the UK to feature the MCAS (Missing Child Alert Service) to assist Police reunite missing children with their families. The Funcoast Foundation charity is also intended to be helped with any money generated through advertising and sponsorship deals with the station.

The station is asking for 'your letters of support to help win a five year broadcasting license from the government office OFCOM. Ideally, we would like to know why you support the idea of a local station for your town or village and how we can help you. Please email or contact OFCOM direct via'

Find out more at the Funcoast Radio website.

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