JPL Sound & Communications

267 Holton Road
Vale of Glamorgan
CF63 4HT
United Kingdom

  • Mr Sam Osborne - Manager
  • Mr John Lewis - Proprietor


Founded around 42 years ago, JPL Sound and Communications is a professional event sound hire company which takes pride in the specialisation of sound system hire for a range of events including major outdoor sports events, leisure events and cultural events. In the past JPL has provided sound for events such as horse trials, agricultural events, hunter trials, horse shows, air shows, point to points, fireworks shows, hot air balloon festivals, international cricket matches, motorbike sports, carnivals, festivals and anywhere else that requires announcement capabilities! Based in Barry, South East Wales, JPL can provide extensive sound system set ups which are capable of large area coverage and purpose designed commentary units. Additionally we can also provide ancillary equipment such as radio microphones, digital timing for sporting events, two-way radios and much more! For more information please visit our website or get in touch with us to discuss your event requirements!

Sound Systems

Here at JPL we have the right sound system for you, whether it’s for large outdoor events like agricultural shows, major sporting events like motor sports, power boats, canoeing, athletics and fireworks displays through to cross country running, show jumping and cultural festivals and fairs. The difference between us and most of the competitors is that we own the equipment we advertise and hire out. We can supply arrange of loudspeakers, amplifiers, sound reinforcement solutions and indoor sound systems for a whole host of other events! For more information please visit our website or get in touch so we can discuss your requirements!

Commentary Units

We have a variety of commentary units on offer here at JPL Sound and Communications. Please visit our website to see various images of the different units available and call us if you require any more information on the technical specifications or prices. We look forward to hearing from you!

Two Way Radios

JPL Sound and Communications believes in only the best when it comes to communications equipment; which is why we supply radios by the reputable manufacturer E-TECH UK! These radios offer exceptional benefits including great audio output and compact sizes - perfect for when you’re out and about during an event and need crystal clear communication between organisers. We understand that the most important aspects when using two way radios are the size and ease of use. We also supply a great range of accessories including cases, clips, batteries, microphones and earpieces! For more information please visit our website or get in touch!

Portable PA Systems

Here at JPL Sound and Communications we bring you the Chiayo Challenger Series of portable sound systems. Amazingly packaged into a single cabinet, these systems are a complete PA system with a powerful 120 watt output amplifier built in and a CD/USB player, cabled microphone socket inputs, radio microphone receiver and auxiliary inputs in addition to line level outputs. These systems have a built in rechargeable battery which can last up to six hours as well as be plugged into the mains! For more information please visit our website where you will find technical specifications! Give us a call if you have any questions.

Stage Hire

If you’re hosting a smaller event and cannot afford a large and expensive outdoor stage then we have the solution for you - we have a variety of stage sizes, from 6 metres wide x 3 metres deep and 7 metres wide x 4 metres deep. We have a number of inexpensive options so please visit the website to see various images and to learn more about the technical specifications and costing for setting up your stage. If you have any questions about how to set up the stages or what they can used for exactly then please feel free to contact us!

Outdoor Events

We provide our service to a large quantity of events throughout Wales and across the UK! We have an extensive array of the latest equipment and carrying such an amount ensures we never have to sub-contract; we’re always able to deliver consistently on maintaining full control, allocation and on the delivery of all equipment required.  Additionally, we complement these services with a variety of ancillary equipment such as two-way radio hire, stage hire, lighting, electrical distribution, timing equipment for sports events and so on. For more information please contact us and we’ll be more than happy to discuss your full requirements.



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Opening Times

Monday 09:00 AM - 05:30 PM
Tuesday 09:00 AM - 05:30 PM
Wednesday 09:00 AM - 05:30 PM
Thursday 09:00 AM - 05:30 PM
Friday 09:00 AM - 05:30 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

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