Advertising with Erewash Sound

Support Erewash Sound

We're talking to your customers - what do you want us to say?

  • Did you know that 90% of adults listen to radio every week for around 20 hours
  • Radio advertising works because listeners hear your message multiple times each week
  • We work with professional scriptwriters and producers to ensure a creative flair to get your message across in a radio advert
  • Erewash Sound is your award-winning local radio station - producing shows every day from the heart of Erewash, made by local people
  • Reach local people on your doorstep in Ilkeston, Long Eaton and the surrounding towns and villages
  • Using your local radio station is a great way to get your business noticed while supporting your community at the same time

Your message - locally targeted - within your budget

We offer a range of advertising packages and can easily create a bespoke package - just for you, including one-off promotions for product launches and branch openings.

Sponsorship and promotional opportunities can also build your brand awareness.

Why not regularly promote your business through the day by sponsoring our Weather, Traffic & Travel or 'Top of The Hour' features, select individual programmes and features?

Sponsorship offers a tried and tested method of building your brand awareness and reputation.

Our creative team will work with you to ensure that your message and your brand breaks through to your customers and potential customers.  Our creative team will build a package tailored for maximum impact across the borough.

Sale offers extended until end of February - Shout about your business to start 2023

Erewash Sound advertising January sale - headline offers

We're starting 2023 with a January Sale - a chance for you to take advantage, shout about your business and get more for your money!

Our high-impact campaign - the gold package offers two months free when you sign-up for two months - giving you 4 months with maximum impact for just £850.

We also have 1 month free available for our silver and bronze packages - if you're not sure which is right for you, just pop your details down on the form on this page or call 0115 888 0968, and we'll contact you for a no obligation chat.

Why choose Erewash Sound?

  • Erewash Sound has been established full-time on FM for over ten years - since 6th March 2010.
  • We have 13,000 UNIQUE streams during a traditional RAJAR period
    • RAJAR research suggests that FM listening has 3.3 times as many listeners as digital streams
    • We can therefore work out that 13,000 x 3.3 gives us 42,900 FM listeners
    • TOTAL LISTENERS: 55,900
    • That means we achieve a reach of 49.9% of the population of the TSA (total survey area)
    • Sources: Erewash Sound streaming statistics Q3 2019, RAJAR Q3 2019 and maths!)
  • Thousands listen on 103.5 and 96.8 FM.  Erewash Sound offers the potential to reach 114,510 people in the borough (source: ONS: 2015) on FM and on-line.
  • Erewash Sound is an award winning local radio station.  Recent accolades include:
    • 2016-2022: Thirteen National Community Radio Awards won in six years.
    • 2018: Best local commercial radio station in Derbyshire (SME Midlands Enterprise Awards)
    • 2019: Best local commercial radio station in the East Midlands (SME Midlands Enterprise Awards)
    • 2020: Local Commercial Radio Station of the Year (CorporateLiveWire Innovation & Excellence Awards)
    • 2021: Local Radio Station of the Year - Derbyshire (Media Innovator Awards run by Corporate Vision Magazine)
    • 2021: Local Radio Station of the Year - Derbyshire (EU Business News 2021 European Enterprise Awards)
    • 2022: Shortlisted (Category to be confirmed) - (CorporateLiveWire Innovation & Excellence Awards)
  • During 2020, the number of local people listening to Erewash Sound on-line alone is recorded to have increased by 78%.
  • Erewash Sound is a not-for-profit social enterprise.  Promoting your business on Erewash Sound also supports your community.
  • Our low overheads mean that we can offer you a very cost effective package.

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