Public File | RockSport

Every commercial radio station in the UK has requirements in respect of its music and content, such as news, speech levels etc. These requirements are set out in the station format, a document issued by OFCOM, the 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 listeners.


A specialist sports news and talk service for Scottish sports fans, featuring sports news, actuality, commentaries, phone ins and discussions.

Complimented with Classic Rock with some Modern Rock at non-core times. Speech will usually consist of 30% within any 4 hour programming block during daytime.

The average number of hours of automated programming within weekday daytimes and within daytimes on Saturdays and Sundays:

RockSport is able to automate some of its output using computer technology. There is however no automation during daytime hours, apart from on significant public holidays.

The amount of local programming per day produced by the station:

Usually 24 hours a day of programming is produced from the station’s Glasgow studios. Exceptions include outside broadcasts and certain specialist sports magazine programmes.

Station Contact details:


Middlesex House,

89 Middlesex Street,


G41 1EE.

Tel: 0330 223 2468

How to complain to the station or to OFCOM:

If you have a complaint about something you have heard on RockSport in the first instance you should contact us directly.

If the complaint or comments are about programming heard on the station, please address them to the Programme Controller.

If the complaint or comments are regarding advertising, please address them to the Sales Director.

Details on how to complain directly to OFCOM can be found on the OFCOM website.