Radio 2 (Belgium)

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Radio 2
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Broadcast area Flanders
Format Popular, regional
Owner VRT

Radio 2 is a Belgian radio channel operated by the Flemish public broadcaster Vlaamse Radio- en Televisieomroep (VRT).


Radio 2 describes itself as "the largest family in Flanders [1] ". It offers a broad choice of music with the focus on Dutch speaking and Flemish productions. By offering this kind of music, information and entertainment Radio 2 attracts a wide audience. The Radio 2 programmes focus on the daily life topics of its listeners as well as important social issues.

The regional programmes put special attention on local news. The channel’s news and information programmes concentrate on regional and national politics, culture, economy and sport.

Logos and identities

Regional variations

Radio 2 is broadcast in five regional versions, each with its own regional news bulletins (up to 6 per day) and dedicated sequences at breakfast time (Start je dag, Mon–Fri, 6-8) and midday (De Middag, Mon–Fri, 12-13). The five regions concerned are:

Radio 2 Antwerpen

Radio 2 Limburg

Radio 2 Oost-Vlaanderen

Radio 2 Vlaams-Brabant

Radio 2 West-Vlaanderen

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