Visiting Plymouth by Sea?

We stock a range of boating accessories including Marine Radios, Antennas, AIS Antennas, Compasses, Long Life Food Rations and 12v Lighting. 

Looking for Prepping Supplies?

If you are a prepper, chances are we have items in our stock that could well interest you. From Ration Packs to Emergency lighting, we have quite a choice. 

Welcome to the cq shop


Welcome to the CQ Shop, we are a small family run business based in Plymouth, Devon, we hold stock to over 200 items and can always get more from our suppliers, we are Plymouth’s only radio shop, although currently we are an e-tailer we do allow local collection, gone have the stores like Maplin Electronics, now if you need anything radio related, just drop us an email or give us a call. 

Additionally we also provide photographic services and website design.

Secondhand Bargains

Do come and take a look at our secondhand department, updated on a regular basis. 

CB & Ham

We stock a fair amount of CB and Ham radio gear, plus can get more from the suppliers.


Radio Accessories

Plugs, Coaxial Cable, Power Cable, Adaptors, Audio Cable etc.

More from us

New and Used

New and used radio communication equipment.

Plus plenty more available to order from our suppliers, tell us what you need and we will get it for you.

See what else we offer


We are lots more than great quality, we have specialist services designed to radio communities, charities and individuals.

Adivce and Support

Need some radio related advice, thats absolutely fine with us, bear in mind it may take a little amount of time to get back to you, but we will!.

Computer Support

PC and Mac upgrades, repairs and build, plus home networking installation, monthly computer support service and lots more.

Collect From Us

Collect from Plymouth or our Torpoint depot. Via arrangement only, only as we are not a physical shop although we may be able to deliver to you if you are within the PL postcode!.

Web Hosting

Professional Business Hosting for 1 or 10 websites, includes cPanel, unlimited bandwidth, fair usage website space, SSL certificates, backups, optional page builder and lots more.

Website Design

Affordable and Professional Website Design solutions brought to you by The CQ Shop, no job too small, we can build one page sites designed for events all the way through to e-commerce websites and even social media and community based sites etc.

Buy and Sell Online

Buy, Sell and Trade without the fees of other sites, if you prefer you can email us what you have for sale and we will post on your behalf. What have you got to loose?, potentially lots to gain.