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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 the Radio Industry. It is also the place where the hard work of individuals can be…

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 election of Prime Minister Cameron? (more…)

Rogers: Further DAB concerns

Previous assurances and commitments made to the commercial radio sector about the roll out of DAB are “unravelling before our eyes” claims UKRD’s Chief Executive. Following recent answers to Parliamentary questions by Secretary of State,…

Interview: Radio futurologist James Cridland

In a new regular feature, we pose 10 questions to people in the radio spotlight. This week, we speak to James Cridland, who talks about how a hash tag probably won't actually save BBC 6 Music, and how he'd like to get behind the…

PD Grad School – event report

UK Radio Consultant Paul Chantler has been attending the annual PD Grad School conference in Los Angeles, California where the interface between Facebook, Twitter and Radio was the focus. Paul reports exclusively for RadioToday.co.uk..…

Listening with interest to Evans

After months of speculation and weeks of promotion, Chris Evans finally started on the new Radio 2 Breakfast Show this morning, and like many others I was listening with interest from 7.00. (more…)

Capital FM sets the standard

BLOG: The staff at Capital FM are recovering from two sell-out concerts at the O2 Arena in London this weekend, as the station pulls off the Jingle Bell Ball for the second year running. 17,000 people attended the Arena each night to see…