BBC English Regions is launching a new podcast that showcases the best of BBC Local Radio storytelling from across the 39 local radio stations.
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Chris Burns, current Chief Operating Officer within the Deputy Director General’s Group, has been appointed as Head of Local Radio at the BBC.
BBC English Regions are marking the centenary of Spanish flu in partnership with Wellcome Collection, Imperial War Museums and the Arts and Humanities Research Council.
BBC local radio stations are starting to back local programmes to their evening schedules after the BBC DG Lord Hall announced plans to scrap the syndicated evening show last November.
BBC Radio Northampton has announced a few schedule changes as Carson Wishart, afternoon drive presenter, leaves the station.
Ken MacQuarrie is to take charge of the English Regions, moving the BBC Local Radio division out of BBC News.
BBC Sussex held its third “Give A Gift” sale on Saturday and raised £1,800 for BBC Children In Need.
Station Editors are facing a change to their titles at the BBC's local radio stations.
Seven BBC local radio stations are losing their AM frequencies on January 15th, with three more stations losing at least one service.
Reaction to BBC Director General Tony Hall's speech on Wednesday has been mixed across the industry.
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.