UK Community Radio Application Window Commences

Ofcom, the entity in charge of licensing radio channels in the UK, released a timetable for accepting applications for new Community Radio facilities.  The first round of licensing is from April 1, 2011 to July 21, 2011 where applicants in Southwest England and Wales are open to apply.  An expected timetable for licensing in various areas of the country are outlined in Ofcom statment Community radio: third round of licensing.