In full: James Purnell’s radio speech to the EBU

James Purnell, Director of Radio & Education, has delivered his keynote speech to the EBU’s Truth and Power Conference, with revelations on the future of radio. Continue reading

Bolton FM and Radio Tyneside get Queen’s Award

Community station Bolton FM in Greater Manchester and North East hospital station Radio Tyneside have been announced as recipients of the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service. Continue reading

BBC Radio wins Cricket World Cup 2019 rights

The BBC has secured radio commentary rights to the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 for BBC Radio 5 live Sports Extra and Radio 4 LW. Continue reading

Christian O’Connell bids emotional farewell to listeners

An emotional goodbye sees the end of Christian O’Connell show on Absolute Radio as he departs for a new job in Australia. Continue reading

talkSPORT takes cricket rights from BBC 5 live

talkSPORT has won the cricket audio rights for England’s major upcoming overseas tours. Continue reading