Akash Radio is the 1st Punjabi Radio Station in the North of England on a Full-Time Licence. Akash Radio’s programmes appeal to the vast South Asian & Punjabi speaking population bringing to them a wide range of programmes, topics, music, news, views and religious sermons exclusively from Sri Darbar Sahib, Amritsar. It offers a selection of shows including a vast selection of Punjabi and Hindi music; from the latest British Asian Bhangra to Folk songs fresh from Punjab and the Latest Bollywood Music.
Akash Radio, which is based in Leeds, originally started broadcasting on 1323 AM/MW. Akash Radio started off broadcasting on a 1 month license since in 2000.