HHCR -Basingstoke Community Radio

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Advertising on HHCR, Basingstoke Community Radio.

HHCR is the home of affordable and cost-effective radio advertising. For the cost of a pint in the local public house or cappuccino in a high street café your business could be on air 7 days a week.

We are the only community radio station exclusively for Basingstoke and the surrounding towns and villages, broadcasting online and on your Smart Speaker 24/7.

As a NOT-FOR-PROFIT community station our overheads are minimal and tuned to the local community’s needs, informing and entertaining – Made in Basingstoke for Basingstoke.

HHCR, Basingstoke Community Radio bringing you regular local and national news updates, the latest weather forecasts, details of events in and around Basingstoke as well as specialist programmes and shows featuring performances from our local music scene.

A diverse mix of organisations, including schools, charities, groups, voluntary organisations and local businesses have access to HHCR, Basingstoke Community Radio and play an invaluable part in our output.

More listeners are turning in to HHCR, Basingstoke community radio. We have seen a steady increase in listeners turning to us for the very latest information regarding COVID-19 – and how our community has been pulling together.

Since our launch in June 2019 we’ve been a platform to help share everything that happens in our town, with responsibility and empathy – which is needed more now than ever.

With a concentrated audience across Basingstoke and surrounding villages who are looking for businesses just like yours. We can offer very reasonable advertising campaigns (from just £20 a week) in addition to free business profiles on-air as well.

Whilst remaining popular social media is becoming congested with posts that it’s harder than ever to get your message across. Radio allows you to cut through the noise to an attentive audience.

We have put together a special #LiveLocal, Love Local package, designed to help your business get in front of people in our town. This is a heavily-discounted campaign – after all, we want you to do well! We also guarantee that you will not find a better return-on-investment advertising in Basingstoke. Get in touch to find out more *Please send us an email *

Who Listens?

Anecdotally, our listeners come from a wide demographic with one thing in common – their love for the town. They will hear your message as they go about their daily lives at home, at work and in the car.
Our online listening statistics show that although the majority of our listeners are based in Basingstoke we also have an audience across the country.


The Statistics:

  • Since we launched in June 2019, we’ve seen a steady growth in listeners.
  • Average number of connections to our online stream every month approx. 4500
  • Each connection listens for an average of 3 hours
  • With followers on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram with targeted and engaging posts. Content designed to support our sponsors with an average reach of 10,000 monthly (Stats: December 2020)