BBC, Sky and ITV join first Podcast Live event

Podcast Live has added more sessions to its inaugural event on politics next month, with the BBC's Brexitcast, Sky's Sophy Ridge on Sunday and ITV's Acting Prime Minister all joining the line-up.

Spotify agrees to buy two podcasting companies

Music streaming service Spotify has entered into agreements to acquire podcast content producer Gimlet Media and podcast creator/publisher Anchor for an undisclosed sum.

5 Live’s Brexitcast team visit The One Show

The BBC’s Brexitcast team of political reporters are appearing on The One Show to do a Brexit breakdown ahead of the vote in the House of Commons on 11th December.

Global’s DAX makes deal with US-based Voxnest

Podcasting solution provider Voxnest has entered a new partnership with DAX to bring publishers in the UK a solution for creating, monetising and distributing digital audio.

British Podcast Awards 2018 – the winners

BBC 5 Live's Kermode and Mayo's Film Review picked up the Listeners' Choice Award, Voted for by the public, at this year's British Podcast Awards in London.

Nominees for the British Podcast Awards 2018

Nominees for the British Podcast Awards 2018 include Ed Miliband, Russell Brand, Edith Bowman, Will Young, Josh Widdicombe, Cariad Lloyd, Blue Planet II and over sixty other UK-based shows.

BBC Radio Sheffield presenters to get naked

Two reporters from BBC Radio Sheffield are baring all in a new series of podcasts about body image and nudity, and will insist their guests get naked too.