Lauren Laverne to broadcast from Sage Gateshead

Lauren Laverne will broadcast her BBC Radio 6 Music show live from Sage Gateshead next weekend as part of the Great Exhibition of the North. Continue reading

Hits Radio Manchester replaces Key 103

Bauer’s new national station, Hits Radio, has launched – replacing the Key 103 brand after almost 30 years. Continue reading

Greg James and Nick Grimshaw swap Radio 1 shows

Nick Grimshaw is coming off the Radio 1 breakfast show after six years to host drivetime in a direct swap with Greg James. Continue reading

Hits Radio added to London DAB radio multiplex

Hits Radio, the new near-national service from Bauer Media in Manchester, has launched in London with test transmissions. Continue reading

RAJAR Q1 2018: Regional and local radio round-up

RadioToday looks in depth at local radio around the UK – which stations are up, which are down? Continue reading

RAJAR Q1 2018: Heart grows bigger than Radio 1

Heart has overtaken BBC Radio 1 in terms of weekly reach for the very first time – making it the first commercial radio brand to ever have more listeners than the historic BBC station. Continue reading

BBC Introducing to host three day music festival

A new music festival – BBC Music Introducing LIVE 18 – has been announced by the BBC Director of Radio Bob Shennan today at the Radio Festival. Continue reading

UK radio to join forces for Mental Health message

BBC and commercial radio to join forces for the first time in Mental Health Minute broadcast. Continue reading