Spirit FM raises £7k on Local Radio Day

UKRD station Spirit FM in Chichester has hit its £50,000 target to raise money for a local man with disabilities after listeners donated more than £7,000 on Local Radio Day last week. 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

BBC Sussex partners with Brighton Festival

BBC Sussex is to be the official radio partner for England’s largest annual, curated multi-arts festival – The Brighton Festival. Continue reading

Audio & Radio Industry Awards 2017 nominations

The nominations for the ARIAs 2017 are out, with the BBC and Bauer leading the shortlist. Continue reading

Shortlist out for the BBC Gillard Awards 2017

Nominations for the BBC Local Radio awards event have been released, with BBC Radio Derby, Merseyside and Wiltshire battling it out for Station of the Year. Continue reading