The brand new Jamie Johnson Footy Podcast is billed as the UK’s first ever football podcast aimed at kids.
The BBC has secured additional football coverage compared with last season - 5 live will be covering 144 matches instead of 128 last year.
Next Radio, the London-based annual radio conference, has announced its first six speakers including 5 live Controller Jonathan Wall.
Stephen Nolan has had a fun weekend - getting stuck up a mountain and then locked in a car park before making it back just in time to host his 5 live show.
All day Tuesday, audio from the six hour procedure will air in real time, starting in breakfast with Nicky Campbell and Rachel Burden at 8.40am.
RadioCentre has expressed its concern after the BBC unveiled proposals to extend the remit of 5 Live Sports Extra.
Plans include a maximum of 10 hours per week of new magazine programmes.
BBC Radio 5 live Controller Jonathan Wall explains today's schedule changes in this blog.
Absolute 80s has won Best Digital Radio Channel whilst 5 live picks up Best News Channel at the Freesat Awards.
BBC Radio 5 live controller Jonathan Wall has said the addition of LBC to Digital One is good news for radio.
Absolute Radio presenter Ian Wright is joining 5 live as part of a number of changes ahead of the new football season starting this month. (more…)
BBC Radio 5 Live has appointed Jonathan Wall as Acting Controller whilst Controller Adrian Van Klaveren takes on a new role for two months. (more…)