A History of Roberts Radio


A history of Roberts radio

With a heritage of more than 80 years, and a reputation built on producing high-quality premium-brand radios for the consumer market, Roberts Radio Limited is the UK brand leader in portable radios. With a range of over 100 different DAB, analogue, and internet radios and a commitment to constant improvement, ROBERTS leads the field in design, product development and innovation. Founded in 1932 by Harry Roberts and Leslie Bidmead, the company has a simple philosophy: never compromise on quality and keep pushing the boundaries. Today ROBERTS is immensely proud to hold two Royal Warrants as manufacturers and suppliers of radios to Her Majesty The Queen and HRH The Prince of Wales, an enviable accolade.

The complete range of radios offered today embodies both innovation and classic design true to the vision of the company's founders. The brand continues to earn multiple prestigious trade and consumer awards, including the coveted What Hi-Fi? Product of the Year 2014 in the radio category for the Stream 93i.


At ROBERTS, we pride ourselves on timeless design and technical innovation, so whether you're looking for a solar powered DAB radio, internet radio or 50's styled Revival, there is a perfect radio for you in our range.