Format change approved for Love Sport Radio

Ofcom has agreed a change to the character of service for London AM and digital station Love Sport, removing the requirement to provide business, entertainment and current affairs information. Continue reading

Manchester radio ups game as Hits Radio arrives

As Key 103 becomes Hits Radio, other stations in the Manchester market are using the opportunity to entice new listeners to try them out. 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

RAJAR Q1 2018: 50% of radio listening is now digital

Digital listening has reached a new record share of 50.9% – an important landmark achievement for the industry which hopes will trigger action from the Government about the future of DAB. Continue reading