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JACK goes to Afghanistan

Oxfordshire's 106 JACK fm has sent its morning presenter Greg Burke to the Helman Province in Afghanistan to experience work by the men on the front line. (more…)

606 makes the move to TV

BBC Radio 5 Live's football phone-in show 606 is making its debut on television this Wednesday with host Tim Lovejoy. (more…)

Oban FM fails to log

Oban FM in North Argyll has breached its licence condition by not providing a copy of their output following a recent complaint to Ofcom. (more…)

LBC hires Andrew Pierce

LBC is launching a new politics and current affairs programme hosted by The Daily Telegraph assistant editor Andrew Pierce. (more…)

Another Wire FM jock exits

Wire FM's mid-morning show host Phil Johnson is the latest presenter to leave the UTV station recently, as he joins Dune FM as programme controller. (more…)

Custom jingles for Kingdom

Fife's Kingdom FM has launched a new breakfast show along with new custom-made jingles created by JonesTM in Dallas. (more…)

Disney turns to Capital 95.8

GCap Media's Capital 95.8 has won the radio rights to promote the official DVD release of Disney's animated film Ratatouille. The deal comes just months after a nation-wide multi-media…

Oxford’s new mid-morning show

BBC Radio Oxford is launching a new love affair on Valentines Day - a new mid-morning programme with Danny Cox and Louisa Hannan. (more…)

Zee Radio appoints manager

Raj Baddhan from Sabras Radio in the midlands has been appointed as station manager for the soon-to-launch ZEE Radio. Zee will start broadcasting online, on DAB in London and on satellite later this…

Mastercard spends with Virgin

MasterCard has teamed up with Virgin Radio to exclusively sponsor the national pop and rock station’s online coverage of the 2008 Brit Awards. (more…)

JACK fm goes flying

Absolute Radio's JACK fm in Oxfordshire is ready to launch a new traffic and travel service from the sky thanks to a deal with GTN. (more…)

GMG offers a Real holiday home

Real Radio Scotland is about to give away its biggest ever single prize - a holiday apartment in Turkey - with their latest Fun in the Sun promotion. (more…)

Blackburn back on breakfast

Tony Blackburn is to join 102.2 Smooth Radio in London as the new presenter of weekend breakfast. The broadcasting legend, who has worked in the radio industry over four decades, joins the station on…

Real Radio’s new home in Wales

Real Radio in Wales is bringing the roof down with their latest competition prize — a brand new apartment worth £78,000. Hide and Key will see listeners looking for lucky keys around South Wales, one…

LBC launches new jingles

Global Radio’s LBC 97.3 FM is sounding different today with the introduction of new imaging by IQ Beats and voice-over Greg Marston. (more…)

Another orchestra for Classic

Classic FM has partnered with Northern Sinfonia of The Sage in Gateshead to air live music and help build awareness of the orchestra around the UK. (more…)

FM107.9 gets into schools

Oxford's FM107.9 is swapping the studio chair for the school yard, taking The Breakfast Fiasco on location for an entire week. (more…)

Xfm to promote Cloverfield

Four Xfm stations across the UK are to set a challenge for listeners to get as far away from the studio as possible on just ten pounds. (more…)

CityTalk’s controversial start

Emap's new all speech station for Liverpool is set to cause a stir - even before the microphone goes live. Posters for the launch campaign includes controversial statements from the main…

Swansea Bay to the rescue

An Australian couple whose european tour was plunged into chaos after the theft of their campervan in Swansea have been reunited with it thanks to Swansea Bay Radio. The station broadcast an appeal on…