Radio Humberside gets first use of Hull Venue

BBC Radio Humberside is to host a night of live music featuring local bands at the new Hull Venue which will be the first ticketed event to take place at the new stadium. Continue reading

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

talkSPORT extends Premier League deal to 2022

Wireless Group has secured another three years on its multi-lingual audio rights agreement for the Premier League covering all countries outside UK and Ireland. Continue reading

Pete Mitchell to return with new Virgin Radio shows

Former Virgin 1215 breakfast presenter Pete Mitchell is returning to the brand, with a new history of music documentary series for Wireless Group’s Virgin Radio. Continue reading

Jeremy Vine joins Channel 5 for daily TV show

Radio 2 presenter Jeremy Vine is about to double his daily on-air commitments after signing up to become the new host of Channel 5’s daily current affairs programme, replacing Matthew Wright. Continue reading

BBC Radio 1Xtra follows BBC Radio 2 to Ibiza

1Xtra is to take over Ibiza Rocks on Saturday 4th August, hosted by Charlie Sloth and DJ Target, with DJ sets from MistaJam, DJ Charlsey and Sian Anderson from Ibiza. Continue reading