A commercial for Fish Fingers ushered in the opening of LBC in London and set the seal on what Commercial Radio was to stand for in Great Britain.
The latest Radio Academy North East Branch event will look at the importance of music within a radio station, with a host of special guests.
Real and Smooth Radio Group Programme Director John Simons is leaving the group after 13 years in charge of programming.
Smooth Radio is returning to Liverpool for another free listener concert dubbed Love Live Music on the Waterfront.
The importance of commercial radio brands was demonstrated at Radiodays Europe today by Real and Smooth Group PD John Simons.
Real and Smooth Radio have presented a cheque for over £1million to the Help for Heroes charity after four years of fundraising.
Special programmes featuring Michael Buble, Dionne Warwick and Katherine Jenkins are being broadcast over the Christmas period by Smooth Radio.
Real Radio, Real Radio XS and Smooth Radio's fund-raising for Help for Heroes over the last three years has reached over £1m.
This year's total of £205 goes directly to help wounded soldiers.
From November 1st, enjoy a Smooth Xmas as GMG launch a splinter station.