Dapper FM, the community radio station for Penywaun, Aberdare, first broadcast to an unsuspecting on 3rd December 2007.

Ten years on, presenters have come and gone, the management committee has changed, but it has it still stands tall, broadcasting to its community and beyond.

To mark this Decade of the Dapper, plans are afoot to celebrate the first ten years on air. Presenters, old and new are currently plotting a week long party of music, chat and jolly japes. Watch this space for details of what is likely to be the most exciting radio event of this or any other year.

Welcome to Dapper FM, Your local radio station, no matter where you are in the world!

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Dapper FM is a community internet radio station, based in Penywaun, Aberdare, broadcasting 24 hours a day and can be listened to anywhere in the world with an internet connection.


We are currently looking for new volunteers to host shows. We are open to all sorts of ideas for shows, from rock, punk, drum and bass, electro-swing or funk, through to jazz, classical or full on techno. Or why not just host a show talking about your favourite hobby, whether it be gardening, spotting trains or going to watch your favourite sports team.

All you need is enthusiasm, a passion for your chosen theme, and an ability to get to Penywaun to do your show. Training will be provided, but it aint that difficult (honestly)

To find out more and discuss your ideas, contact studio@dapperfm.co.uk


Dapper FM is a not for profit organisation so if you would like to support Dapper FM please Click on the Paypal Icon below as all donations are gratefully received.

On Air Now!

To listen to Dapper FM LIVE 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, click on listen live in the top right hand corner part of the website and a pop up media player will come up and you’ll be instantly tuned into us! We broadcast on a high quality 128kbps stream for you to have the best listening experience.

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