Darren Henley on 20 years of Classic FM

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Darren Henley on 20 years of Classic FM

This month sees the 20th anniversary of the launch of Global Radio’s national classical music station, Classic FM. Managing Director Darren Henley looks back for Radio Today.
12 September, 2012 more

Viewpoint: Bauer's Steve Parkinson

Steve Parkinson, Managing Director, Bauer Radio London, is responsible for the Magic and Kiss brands, which took number one and two commercial market share positions in London, according to latest...
25 August, 2010 more

Viewpoint: Kerrang's James Walshe

"Whilst mooching the aisles of a well-known electrical superstore recently, I happened upon a large display of items that distressed me. Amid the sparkle of humming laptops, tasty gadgets and...
11 August, 2010 more

Viewpoint: GMG Radio's Andy Carter

Over the last week I’ve had two experiences which have reminded me what is truly important for our industry. I spent Monday morning at a conference looking into the future...
28 July, 2010 more

Interview: BRMB programmer Paul Kaye

Paul Kaye is the Programme Director for BRMB. In the past few months, the station has gone through plenty of changes to bring the station back to its glory days....
16 June, 2010 more

Inside an Academy Masterclass

Each year the Radio Academy educate and inform the next generation of radio talent by supporting them with a number of day long Masterclasses. The latest was last week, on...
29 May, 2010 more

Sonys: Absolutely Fabulous

Well, it had to be the headline didn’t it? Sony nominations night has been and gone. For those who’ve entered, it’s a bit like waiting to hear if you’ve made...
07 April, 2010 more

More backbone needed at BBC

Ashley Bryne writes: I’m a great believer in the BBC. It’s one of the things that makes me feel proud to be British but I’m sick to the back teeth...
07 April, 2010 more

Time for a change in local radio

With a number of local commercial stations having gone into administration recently, it’s vital that Ofcom act to allow much greater flexibility in how both local commercial radio stations and...
07 April, 2010 more

The Student Radio way of life

Student radio stations are a place where you can be truly creative and try new ideas on-air, freedom which you will not be able to find in many places in...
23 March, 2010 more

An all tweeting general election

Media consultant Justin Kings has a sneak preview of radio’s election coverage, with an emphasis on putting listeners at the centre of it. So, how would your station cover the...
16 March, 2010 more