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Hire Two-Way Radios & Walkie-Talkies

All-inclusive two-way radio hire: Manchester, Liverpool, and across the UK

The key to a well-planned public event is seamless communication, safety, and efficiency. Our radio hire service provides reliable walkie-talkies for event organisers and business teams of any size. Next-day delivery is available if required. 

For sports events, music or entertainment venues, business needs or organised charity events, RadioTrader includes everything you need.

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Why hire from RadioTrader?

  • Broad range and coverage - We use professional-level two-way radios in our hire fleet, so you'll benefit from outstanding coverage and reliable communication, perfect for any sized event or business team. 
  • Clear audio quality - Experience crystal-clear communication with our walkie-talkies. Advanced audio technologies, including noise cancellation, ensure clear messages in any environment.
  • Long-lasting battery life - Our two-way radios feature high-quality batteries, providing extended power for long events without frequent recharges.
  • Durable and weather resistant - Designed for the Great British Weather, our radios withstand challenging conditions, ensuring reliability no matter the weather.

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  • User-friendly design - Intuitive controls and straightforward instructions make our walkie-talkies easy to use, minimising training needs and maximising focus on event tasks.
  • No licence hassles - Hiring from RadioTrader is simple. We handle all licensing, freeing you from extra paperwork, and letting you concentrate on your business or event.
  • Exceptional customer support Our experienced team offers superb support, assisting with any queries or technical issues to ensure smooth communication for your event.

4G LTE PoC radio hire

Hire the RugGear RG360 radioHire PoC radios for your business or event to enjoy seamless communication over vast distances using just the 3G, 4G, or 5G LTE data networks, or a local WiFi connection.

Push-to-talk over cellular (PoC) radios are ideal if you need to talk to your team  over a very wide area, even nationwide, or for areas where traditional radio coverage is challenging.

We currently have the RugGear RG360 in our hire fleet. It's a small, robust and powerful handheld PoC radio, easy-to-use with a number of important safety features.

Why hire a PoC radio?

  • Unparalleled coverage over any terrain throughout the UK
  • Widely available LTE mobile network capacity makes connectivity very simple.
  • Crystal clear audio between your event or business teams
  • Real-time GPS location tracking to enhance operational efficiency and team safety
  • Dedicated emergency SOS button for instant alerts.

Read more about PoC radio systems, or view a radio hire case study using PoC radios.

Next-day delivery and nationwide coverage 

Where time is short, we offer next-day delivery throughout the UK and Ireland, allowing you to focus on other event preparations. 

  • Many of our local customers are from Greater Manchester, Liverpool, Merseyside, Cheshire, Lancashire, and Cumbria. Our equipment is delivered promptly throughout the UK from our North-West Head Office.
  • Our Belfast office looks after radio hire customers in Northern Ireland. Find out more.
  • We have a separate website for radio hire in the Republic of Ireland, with prices marked up in Euros. Visit RadioTrader's Irish website.

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Short-term two-way radio hire

Rent as many radios as you need for as little as one day, with next-day delivery across the UK. Our affordable hire includes a battery, belt clip, charger, and a wide range of extra accessories. We offer set-up assistance and exceptional support without the need for a separate licence.

Short-term hire is a cost-effective way to access the latest two-way radios, ideal for event organisers, sports clubs, and businesses needing extra radios during peak times.

For first-time users, this is an excellent opportunity to test the benefits of walkie-talkies before purchase. We primarily use reliable, easy-to-use Motorola radios, but can accommodate specific requests.

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Long-term two-way radio hire

  • All the benefits of short-term hire, plus
  • The latest professional two-way radio equipment and accessories
  • No-fuss repairs and replacements
  • Site surveys and radio coverage check

Long-term hire is useful for organisations that need a network of two-way radios on a more-or-less permanent basis. There are no maintenance hassles, and you have access to the most-up-to-date, feature-rich radios and expert advice at their fingertips. 

ATEX radio hire

If you work in a potentially explosive environment, our ATEX radio equipment meets all required safety standards and can be hired on a long- or short-term basis.

Everything you need in an all-inclusive radio hire package

A typical radio hire package includes the following:

  • Up-to-date equipment manufactured by Motorola
  • Handheld radio complete with battery and charger
  • Use of our Ofcom licence
  • Free consultancy
  • Next-day delivery

Chat online with our experts, fill out the contact form below, or call us on 0151 676 2888.

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