BBC News boss James Harding leaving in January

The BBC’s Director of News and Current Affairs, James Harding, is leaving the corporation at the start of 2018 to set up his own media company. Continue reading

Radio TechCon sessions and bursaries announced

New sessions include looking at the emerging 5G standards, the latest on Audio over IP, covering the #onelovemanchester event, a look at where Smart Speakers are taking our industry next and the importance of the broadcast history archives. Continue reading

Review: Pop-up station BBC Radio 1 Vintage

RadioToday’s Stuart Clarkson reviews the 3-day digital station to celebrate Radio 1’s 50th birthday this weekend. Continue reading

Radio 4 is to mark 50 years of commissions

Marking 50 years since the Home Service became Radio 4 on 30 September 1967, the station has announced two special commissions, both air from Monday 25 September. Continue reading

BBC Radio 2 celebrates The Light Programme

The Story of the Light Programme, created by radio indie Made in Manchester, is a documentary celebrating life before Radio 2. Continue reading

BBC launches Diversity Guidelines for radio

The BBC has launched Diversity and Inclusion Commissioning Guidelines for Radio. Continue reading