Chris Burns, current Chief Operating Officer within the Deputy Director General’s Group, has been appointed as Head of Local Radio at the BBC.
Global has made its biggest purchase since setting up its radio business by acquiring two outdoor advertising companies - Primesight and Outdoor Plus.
Bauer is pulling out of the industry-wide Vodafone Big Top 40 show when its contract runs out in December.
The nominations for the Audio and Radio Industry Awards have been unveiled by Capital South Wales Breakfast presenters, Matt Lissack and Polly James, live at the Next Radio conference in London.
Zoe Ball is the number one choice to take over breakfast from Chris Evans in the New Year, according to a report.
Wireless Chief Executive Scott Taunton has told RadioToday that the group has no current plans to put Virgin Radio onto any of its FM licences around the UK, but hasn't ruled out doing so in the…
Bauer has requested a format change for its West Midlands regional FM licence, currently broadcasting national programmes from Absolute Radio.
Brave Broadcasting, which operates the Dumbarton and Helensburgh commercial station YOUR Radio - as well as the small scale DAB multiplex in Glasgow, has been acquired by Nation Broadcasting.
If your name's not down, you're not getting in.
Adding voice control to a car radio makes it easier to use, and safer to operate while driving, according to new research.
Wireless is returning to a networked show between Tower FM in Bolton/Bury, Wire FM in Warrington/Widnes/Runcorn and Wish FM in Wigan/St Helens.
Roxanne Pallet will not be returning to co-host the Breakfast Show on Minster FM following her actions on Celebrity Big Brother.
Nation Radio Scotland is now on-air with commercial-free output ahead of its official launch on October 1st.
Matthew Wright is joining Wireless station talkRADIO from next week to present the 1-4pm afternoon show, replacing Jamie East.
BBC local radio stations are starting to back local programmes to their evening schedules after the BBC DG Lord Hall announced plans to scrap the syndicated evening show last November.
Glasgow’s Sunny Govan Radio has been censured for playing a track containing offensive language.
Barrow-in-Furness community station, Cando FM has been found in beach for not providing a service in accordance with its Key Commitments.
Ricki Lee and Hanna Kaleta have become the first European owners of an American radio station.
The management at RAJAR has issued a statement about "numerous inaccuracies" contained in the Irish News following the recent listening figures.
The Radio Academy’s national radio and audio event, Segue is returning to Leeds this October 17th and 18th for its second year.
Ten new radio stations will be operated by UKRD this Christmas as the group launches festive local stations.
North East Scotland commercial radio station NECR has closed down citing difficult trading and growing pressure from the internet as the reason.
The independent station, which has 672,000 weekly listeners, will be managed by Bauer’s Steve Parkinson, Group Managing Director of National Radio.
An alternative official body to represent radio stations not part of Radiocentre is being seriously considered, RadioToday understands.
Radio presenters rather than journalists are the biggest risk to landing their stations in court for defamation or contempt, according to a new book published this week.
Celador is adding Sam FM Bristol back to the local DAB multiplex in a bid to increase listenership to the service.
Tindle has appointed James Keen as new Pan Island Station Director for the company’s Channel Islands stations, Channel 103 in Jersey and 104.7 Island FM in Guernsey.
Global has announced that it will launch Capital Brighton on Monday 3rd September, following the purchase of the station earlier this year.
Ipswich will be served by two dedicated local commercial radio stations from today as Ipswich 102 launches on DAB.
Lancashire-wide station 2BR has been sold to Global and is set to become part of one of its national brands.
Radio is the fastest growing medium, with its 12.5% growth putting it ahead of the entire market including the internet, according to the latest Advertising Agency/WARC Expenditure Report.
Gethin Jones, co-host of the new Hits Radio Breakfast Show, will host the Drive to Digital 2018 – The Future of Radio conference in September.
The accounts for the first 18 months of talkSPORT ownership by News UK show profits have fallen sharply.
A recorded interview with Logan Paul was pulled during Charlie Sloth's show after Radio 1 said they don't feel it is right to broadcast it.
A radio news service set up four years ago has just celebrated delivering one million bulletins to subscribers.
Radio stations including Absolute 80s, Virgin and Radio 2 are among those airing special programmes as the 100th Now That's What I Call Music album is released.
Radio Ceredigion could become an extra transmitter set for national service Nation Radio if Ofcom re-awards current licence to Nation Broadcasting.
Chris Evans remains the BBC's highest paid radio presenter in the latest figures published by the corporation today.
Celador and Nation are once again fighting for another Bristol FM radio licence, but this time it's Sam vs JACK.
The MP for Kenilworth and Southam, Jeremy Wright QC, has been named as secretary of state for digital, culture, media and sport following Matt Hancock’s move.
A new position of "Head of Local Radio" at the BBC has been advertised today.
The charity thanks the public for helping to change the lives of disadvantaged children and young people across the UK.
The Scotland branch of the Radio Academy is holding a free event to discuss radio coverage of Scotland's game.
The Broadcasting Press Guild has elected Jake Kanter, executive editor of Business Insider, as its new chairman for a two-year term.
The Radio Independents Group - the trade association for UK audio production companies - has rebranded as AudioUK.
Radio stations in the North West of England have been put on alert that their services may be disrupted due to the fire on Winter Hill.
The new role for Helen Thomas replaces Controller of BBC English Regions, with David Holdsworth leaving the BBC this week after 34 years.
A new website has been set-up by voice-over Laura Shavin with the aim of making it easier to find singers with studios.
The Audio & Radio Industry Awards 2018 are now open for entries ahead of the event in Leeds on October 18th.
The BBC is releasing a new app for phones and tablets which will eventually replace the BBC iPlayer Radio audio app.