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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 presenters, including Pete Price claiming…

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 the breakfast show, leading to the…

Super start for Superstation

Residents of the Orkney Islands off the northern coast of Scotland finally have their own community radio station. The Superstation, which launched this week, won a five year licence from Ofcom two years ago and is already making an impact.…

Alan Dedicoat back in Devon

Voice of the Balls Alan Dedicoat returned to the local radio station he worked at before landing a job at BBC Radio 2 in 1987. (more…)

Star Radio keeps it local

The team at Star Radio 107.5 pulled together last week to provide extra coverage on the weather situation in Gloucestershire, with extra local programming. (more…)

Smooth Radio goes continental

Radio stations from around Europe have teamed up with 100.4 Smooth Radio in the north-west of England for a holiday promotion with Ocean Village. (more…)

Brides wanted at Eagle Radio

96.4 Eagle Radio is launching a two week hunt for five deserving “brides-to-be” in the local area, to offer them their dream wedding. (more…)

BBC Gloucestershire gives more

During severe weather conditions last week, BBC Radio Gloucestershire provided extra emergency programming covering the flooding, snowstorms and power cuts. (more…)

Northsound teams with Vodafone

Emap's Northsound 1 and Vodafone are raising money to create a new garden centre for the Sue Ryder Care neurological centre in Kincorth. Following an appeal on-air for green-fingered small companies to come forward and help get the…

Magic 105.4 goes Underground

The latest advertising campaign for Emap's Magic 105.4 has taken the station underground - to the animated escalator panels on the tube. The station is using 20 key tube stations to advertise its Magic Mystery Voices Promotion which…

Rock party raises over 12k

GMG's Rock Radio has raised over 12 thousand pounds during a special 1st birthday rock gig at The Garage in Glasgow. (more…)

Emap raises £1.5m for the kids

Thousands of underprivileged children across the UK have benefited from Christmas fund-raising campaigns run by Emap radio stations across the UK. Over £1.5 million was raised across the country making the season truly festive for…

Fairclough joins Signal 2

Paul Fairclough is making the move from Pulse Gold to join Signal 2. Paul will host the mid-morning show from January 2nd at the UTV station. (more…)

Edith Bowman pregnant

Congratulations to BBC Radio 1 afternoon presenter Edith Bowman who has announced she is expecting her first child. The 32 year old and her partner described it as the best Christmas present they could have wished for. (more…)

New evening show for Heart

Trent FM afternoon presenter Matt Wilkinson is leaving GCap to join Heart 106.2 in London as their new evening show presenter. (more…)

New programmer at Tindle

Tindle Radio's Kick FM has a new pogramme manager. Chris Rose, who has been breakfast presenter at the Newbury station for two and a half years will now oversee the programming at the station too. (more…)

Rick Shaw joins Xfm London

Former Radio City and Metro Radio presenter Rick Shaw is making the move from Kerrang! 105.2 to Xfm London. (more…)

Dan takes over BRMB drive

BRMB evening presenter Dan Morrissey is set to take over drivetime on the GCap station from December 10th, as current presenter Rick Vaughn heads back to Emap. Tim Denning from Kerrang! will make the move across Birmingham to host the BRMB…

Rosan swaps Gaydar for GCap

Jason Rosan has left the breakfast show at digital station GaydarRadio. He has joined the podcasting team at GCap Media to co-present a new daily entertainment show called The Outcasts. (more…)

Tim replaces Greg on Virgin

Former Capital Radio presenter Tim Litchfield has secured Greg Burns former slot on Virgin Radio. Tim is currently covering the overnight show but will take up the position full time from January. (more…)
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