Former Community Media Association Chair Dom Chambers is to host the inaugural Community Radio Awards.
A radio programme highlighting and reporting on the community radio sector is launching next week.
After four years as a member of the CMA's governing Council and two years as its elected Chair, Dom Chambers has decided to leave to organisation.
The BBC has signed a new agreement with the Community Media Association to pledge a closer working relationship.
A community radio station is holding a networking and information day for others involved in the same sector.