No Ofcom public interest test for Radio 1 Dance

Ofcom will not instruct the BBC to conduct a public interest test in relation to Radio 1 Dance, but will consider the market position of BBC Sounds in general. The announcement comes after the commercial radio body and All-Party…

BBC Radio and Education moves to new division

The BBC Radio and Education division is moving to a new single Content division headed by the BBC's new Chief Content Officer Charlotte Moore. As Chief Content Officer, Charlotte will be the senior leader for BBC content and audiences…

Radio 1 to showcase new presenters over Christmas

BBC Radio 1 is to repeat its initiative from last Christmas where presenters were brought in from community, student, hospital and local radio stations to cover the shows between Boxing Day and New Year's Eve.