The Capital network will go commercial free every Friday and Saturday night from 10pm-6am for ‘The Capital Weekender with Ministry of Sound’.
A new service from Capital Xtra has launched enabling listeners to skip songs on their iPhone app.
Ofcom has approved a request for Global Radio to bring the Format of the North London licence in line with that of the Brixton service.
Jez Welham will take over the Capital XTRA breakfast show from Monday, replacing Kojo and Jade.
Kojo and Jade are moving from breakfast to their own weekend shows on Capital XTRA.
Ofcom has rejected a number of complaints which said Capital XTRA is not operating within its published Format.
Whilst Capital FM returns to London's most listened to commercial station, new sister station Capital XTRA has shed almost half its listeners in London.
Capital FM has returned to the number one spot in London in terms of commercial listeners, with over 200,000 listeners separating them and 2nd place Magic.
Figures are down across London for Global Radio but Capital FM remains the most listened to local commercial station.
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Global Radio has a new television commercial promoting its newest station - national Capital XTRA - using the slogan Find It First.
Masked dance music DJ Jaguar Skills is to do a new weekly show for Global Radio's Capital XTRA, which will be repeated across the Capital FM network.
Former Choice FM specialist DJ Natty B is joining internet broadcaster Mi-Soul Radio after 13 years with the London station.
Capital XTRA has launched its first commercial partnership since the station went live on 7 October 2013, teaming up with headphone maker Skullcandy.
Global Radio's latest station launch took place at 6am today with the rebrand of Choice FM to Capital XTRA.
Choice FM will disappear on Sunday to make way for Global Radio's latest brand extension - Capital Xtra - on national DAB and in London on FM.
Smooth Radio's younger sibling Smooth 70s will close this weekend less than a week after being under the new control of Global Radio. (more…)