Global will launch Capital FM Liverpool on January 18th with new local breakfast, drive, weekend and evening shows.
Global has confirmed to RadioToday the presenters who are leaving the station ahead of a rebrand to Capital.
A number of staff at Juice FM in Liverpool have been told today about their future at the station.
Juice FM will rebrand to Capital Liverpool after Global received clearance from the Competition and Markets Authority today for its purchase of Juice FM.
The Competition and Markets Authority has cleared the anticipated acquisition by Global Radio Holdings of Juice FM.
Global's purchase of Juice FM from UTV Media is expected to be completed next month.
Liverpool's Juice FM has been sold to Global subject to regulatory approval from the Competition and Markets Authority, for £10m. The Liverpool station could be Global's 12th Capital region.
The most obvious plan would be to add the station to the 11-strong group of Capital stations, already placed around the UK
UTV says the strategic review of its 13-station local radio division in Britain is still ongoing, as it announces an increase in overall group revenues for the first 3 months of 2015.
Juice FM is to add the networked UTV Radio evening show, Total Access with Elliot Holman, to its schedule.
Former Capital FM London programmer James Brownlow is joining UTV Media's Juice FM as Content Director.
One of Juice FM’s listeners has got the station’s logo tattooed onto his arm in order to win a competition.
107.6 Juice FM Liverpool has launched a brand new, one hour show, every week day dedicated to Twitter generated listener requests.
Juice FM has just announced the return of specialist DJ Anton Powers to their weekend line up from Radio City.
Magaluf Weekender star Imogen Townley is joining the new Juice FM breakfast show, and the station has created a video to soundtrack of Pharrell Williams' Happy song.
Brighton MP Simon Kirby has urged small businesses to recognise the potential of advertising on local radio.
G Media has come up with a new App feature which mirrors on-air content inside a smartphone app.
The 40th anniversary year at Radio City means a number of schedule changes, with a new breakfast show and three programming people leaving.
Juice FM's Dave Monk has been appointed Group Creative Manager for all of UTV Media GB’s thirteen local stations. (more…)
Juice FM has named the winner of their competition "the Juice Recruit" who will co-present the breakfast show on a temporary basis. (more…)