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The Sound Of The City, Sheffield & South Yorkshire's Fastest Growing Local Commercial Radio Station

Welcome to Sheffield and South Yorkshire's brand new local, commercial radio station. 

We are Radio Essentials, broadcasting live from The Quadrant on the Parkway in Sheffield on DAB+ Digital Radio.

Broadcasting your Essential Music Mix and Essential Local News and Information 7 days a week.




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Sheffield & South Yorkshire: BREAKING NEWS

Radio Essentials provides local news for Sheffield & South Yorkshire 7 days a week.  If you have a news story, email news@radioessentials.co.uk 




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Why Not Take Us With You

Download our apps for your phone or tablet. You can hear the station, see our schedule and send a message straight to the studio.

  • Available on the App Store
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  • Available on the Amazon Appstore
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You can get in touch with us at anytime:

  • Studio : 0114 329 0039
  • WhatsApp : 0114 329 0039
  • Text : 82228 - start your message with "Sheffield"
  • Reception and Sales : 0114 213 8307


Sheffield's Weather

Here's a brief outlook of the weather for Sheffield & South Yorkshire.

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    Heavy rain shower

    High: 22°C | Low: 14°C

Radio Essentials : Sheffield & South Yorkshire's Local News

We provide local news for Sheffield & South Yorkshire seven days a week.  You will find the latest news update from Radio Essentials for Sheffield & South Yorkshire, just below.

If you have a news story, email news@radioessentials.co.uk

The latest news is also available by clicking here.

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