Reaction to BBC Director General Tony Hall's speech on Wednesday has been mixed across the industry.
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BBC Radio Derby has been named Station of the Year at the 2017 Gillard Awards, which celebrate the corporation's Local Radio stations.
Director General Lord Hall has announced that locally-made evening programmes will return to stations across England, as the BBC also scraps £10m of planned cuts to Local Radio.
Read BBC Director General's full speech about Local Radio at the 2017 Gillard Awards, including the announcement of a stop to budget cuts and the scrapping of the shared evening show across England.
Nominations for the BBC Local Radio awards event have been released, with BBC Radio Derby, Merseyside and Wiltshire battling it out for Station of the Year.
Eighteen BBC Local Radio services went off-air on Friday morning due to major technical problems around the network.
Ten BBC local radio stations will lose at least one AM transmitter in January 2018 as part of the BBC's Delivering Quality First plan.
BBC local radio stations are searching for the UK's most iconic musicians and venues as part of BBC Music Day 2017.
After four years, Mark Forrest is to leave the networked evening show on BBC Local Radio, to be replaced by Georgey Spanswick.
Forty stations have commissioned a poet in their area to write a poem about a local landmark.
The final stories will be broadcast from Saturday 25 June, run in partnership with Imperial War Museums.
BBC Local Radio has been told to challenge more local politicians, make websites better and appeal to more BAME audiences.
All the winners have been announced for the annual BBC local radio awards, which took place in Birmingham Wednesday night.
The recent proposal to make BBC Local Radio content more “personality driven” risks diluting the distinctiveness of the service, according to Radiocentre.
Simon Bates is taking his Our Tune feature national for one week as part of a joined-up campaign across BBC locals.
The data has been calculated and here are the nominations for the BBC local radio Gillard awards!
The BBC has confirmed to RadioToday that there are no plans to reduce news programming on any BBC local radio station.
Local news will continue to be important, but local radio journalism also needs to have personality through engaging interviews, debate and conversation with the audience.
A number of BBC local radio stations have officially started on Freeview today, occupying four channels between them.
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