Only radio station audio streams in an https (https://url…) format can be played on the UK Radio Portal website. This is a general issue not specific to UKRP, due to Internet browsers moving away from supporting a mix of insecure
Unfortunately, not fully at this time. Whilst some TV’s and set-top boxes can support AAC+. there are a large number which cannot. Therefore, to maintain maximum compatibility, we only support the MP3, (MPEG-1 Layer III), standard.
UK Radio Portal has been designed to support MP3 audio streams; the same format as used by most radio stations to deliver streams to websites or mobile devices. This should allow the broadcaster to measure stream usage in the same