BBC Radio 1 Breakfast presenter Chris Moyles has added 240,000 listeners during the last three months, taking his total listener ship to over 7 million. He is now just 100,000 behind Sir Terry Wogan. In a landmark result, Chris now have over 1 million listeners in London alone.
Radio 1’s reach is up to 10.55m, from 9.73m last year and 10.26m last quarter. Share is up to 10.1%, from 9.1% last year and 9.7% last quarter.
Jenny Abramsky, Director BBC Audio & Music, said: “The radio industry is in excellent health, as demonstrated by the strong performance of both BBC and commercial radio. It is particularly pleasing to see the continued growth of listening via DAB and digital platforms and the record audiences for a number of our digital stations.”
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