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Viking FM has set out to prove romance is alive and kicking in Scunthorpe after giving away a romantic night for a local couple.
Two ofMedia’s Yorkshire stations are teaming up to support postgraduate journalism training courses at Leeds Trinity University College.
TwentyRadio stations are to broadcast a live performance from Coldplay and interview with the band next month.
The June 7th Mylo Xyloto tour gig at Sunderland’s Stadium of Light will air during an In:Demand evening show special on 14th June, with bespoke versions of band interviews made for English and Scottish audiences.
Heart West Midlands and Capital FM Birmingham have a new Commercial Director.
Rob Kelly joins the Global stations from’s Viking FM and Magic 1161 where he held the same role.
have announced JK and Lucy are to take over the breakfast show on Fareham-based Heart South Coast from next Monday.
JK has been one half of ‘JK and Joel’ for many years – and Lucy was most recently co-presenting’s network evening show ‘In Demand’ with Alex James.
’s Viking FM has a new breakfast show line-up from Monday as local lad Jim Coulson returns to his home county to join existing co-host Rosie Madison.
Jim joins from 2BR where’s he’s been on breakfast and did his last show this morning.
Darlington-basedstation Star Radio has thrown its weight behind Viking FM’s ‘Cliff is Cool’ campaign after reading about it on RadioToday.co.uk.
Earlier this week we told you how the station were playing more Sir Cliff Richard tracks after asking listeners what Christmas songs they wanted to hear.
While some stations are actively banning Sir Cliff Richard songs from their playlists, Hull-based Viking FM has started a Christmas campaign to get him back in the charts.
The station has begun a #cliffiscool promotion on Facebook and Twitter after thousands of listeners said they wanted to hear the singer’s 1988 Christmas number one Mistletoe and Wine.
Twelve ofRadio’s ‘Place Portfolio’ stations are promoting local pantomimes and Sainsburys as part of one of the group’s first ever ‘product placement’ promotions.
Stations including Magic 105.4, Forth, Clyde, Key, Metro and Hallam will source content from the pantomimes to be used on air as well as give away trips to the theatre shows and vouchers to spend in the supermarket.
Tindle Radio have announced Mike Huston as their new Station Director for Island FM in Guernsey.
He joins the station fromwhere he was most recently Sales Director at Viking FM, and has previously been at stations including Capital and KMFM.
Radio Development Director Iain Clasper has left the radio industry after nearly 30 years to become MD of a flag and marketing materials firm.
He’s previously worked for stations including Juice, Red Dragon, Hallam and Viking.