Public File

Each local commercial radio station in the UK has requirements in respect of its music and local content, such as news, speech levels etc. These requirements are set out in the station “Format”, a document issued by Ofcom, the UK’s radio regulator. This Public File contains details of the elements that Ofcom regulate, such as music tracks, local news etc. It is intended to give you a better understanding of our output and what we are doing for our local community.

See our format here

Automated programming on Radio North Angus

Automated programming average hours between 0600 and 1900 weekdays and 0800 and 1400 weekends.


Saturday & Sunday 0 Hours

Monday                     1.5 Hours

Tuesday                    1.5 Hours

Wednesday              4 Hours

Thursday                  1.5 Hours

Friday                        2.5 Hours

News Bulletin Schedule


Operating entirely on a voluntary basis, RNA does not employ a news team. However, local bulletins are broadcast during live programming (RNA).

Every 20 minutes from 07.40am until 10.00am, 11.30am until 2.00pm, and 7.30pm until 10.00pm 7 days a week Outwith these times mainly hourly between 10.00am until 11.30pm.

Sources of Programming for RNA


  • Studios 1 & 2, RNA Arbroath Radio Station

  • RNA Carnoustie Radio Station

  • RNA Montrose Radio Station

  • RNA Stracathro Radio Station

  • Arbroath West Kirk

Legal Information

Radio North Angus Ltd.
Registered Scottish Charity (SC019260)
Rosemount Road
DD11 2AT 

If you have a complaint about something you have heard on Radio North Angus, in the first instance you should contact us directly. Our contact details can be found by clicking here.
You may also take your complaint to Ofcom. To do this, you can call the Ofcom Contact Centre on 020 7981 3040, or visit the Ofcom website’s complaints area