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

Radio Wirral to launch online and DAB service

Just months after the closure of Wirral Radio, a new radio station called Radio Wirral has launched Continue reading

NME returns with two radio station streams

NME is back in the radio game by launching two new radio services titled NME 1 and NME 2. Continue reading

BBC wants to work closer with Commercial Radio

The BBC is not admitting defeat or ceasing to care about radio audience share, despite a newspaper report to the contrary. Continue reading

Diversity and Equal Opportunities in Radio report out

Female employees occupy 37% of senior management roles across the industry. The BBC has the highest proportion of senior women (40%), followed by Bauer (39%) and Global (34%). Continue reading