Sleepyhead radio

Our digital radio station for the Portsmouth area

If you’re in the Portsmouth area you can hear our soothing sounds on the radio.

Sleepyhead radio is our 24 hour pop-up digital radio station, designed to help babies sleep.

For a limited time we’re helping parents in Portsmouth, Gosport, Hayling Island, Havant and Waterlooville get their newborns to sleep with a continuous mix of our soothing sounds.

The sleepyhead radio presenters, who include Sam Oakley, Steve Martin and Loretta Leonard, are parents themselves. Every hour they play a familiar household sounds and calming natural atmospheres for babies and parents across the Portsmouth area.

These soothing sounds have previously only been available on our CD or as downloads.

How to listen

In Portsmouth and surrounding areas just look for sleepyhead radio on your digital radio.

Re-scan your digital radio if you can’t see it.

You can receive Sleepyhead radio on any radio that carries the digital radio tick mark.

NCT charity

Sleepyhead radio includes expert information and tips about sleep, crying and feeding from NCT, Britain’s largest charity for parents.

Every hour, NCT senior policy adviser Elizabeth Duff shares her expertise and experience, only on sleepyhead radio.

Elizabeth Duff

Elizabeth Duff

Senior policy advisor, NCT

Media people

We appreciate the media’s interest in this novel radio station. If you’re writing for a publication about our project you may use our logo and these images which are rights-cleared for print and digital media purposes.

Do get in touch for further information or an interview.

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Sleepyhead radio is operated by Angel Radio Limited using sounds under licence from little sleepyhead and with the support of NCT.

It is broadcast on the Solent Wireless digital multiplex.

We’re grateful to Earshot, Bounce and DevaWeb for their help with the production of the radio station.

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