Ofcom has published a short consultation proposing to update the definition used to assess how much ‘new music’ is played on BBC Radio 1 and 2.
Applications have been submitted to Ofcom today for the re-advertised Ipswich FM radio licence.
A consultation with the aim of including community radio stations and local commercial stations on the DAB platform has been launched today by the Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport.
Rathergood Radio is being investigated by Ofcom for a possible breach of its licence.
The government says it will bring in new rules on commercial radio formats as soon as possible - meaning stations will be free to change their music format without Ofcom approval.
Seven new community radio groups have been given licences to broadcast, including five in the North West of England.
The Government has appointed Lord Terry Burns as the next Chairman of Ofcom replacing Dame Patricia Hodgson.
Ofcom has concluded that nobody would be interested in talkSPORT's national AM licence so has renewed it for five years for an annual payment of £10,000.
Berkshire has the highest percentage of digital listening in the country.
Ofcom has received 44 applications to operate new community radio stations in areas which overlap with existing services.
Ofcom has awarded nine more community radio licences - to groups in Staffordshire, Gloucestershire, Somerset, Dorset, Cornwall and south Wales.
The BBC's new Operating Licence from Ofcom will see extra peak-time news on Radio 2 and more social action campaigns on Radio 1 when it comes into effect on 1 January 2018.
Ofcom has approved a request by London AM station Spectrum Radio to become a 24-hour speech service, dropping its current requirement to play music.
Mansfield 103.2 has been found in breach of Rule 10.3 by Ofcom because it broadcast a commercial message around news bulletins.
Preston's community radio station CityBeat 103.2 has been found in breach of its licence for a comment made about transgender people.
Radio Dawn, a community radio station broadcasting to the Muslim community in Nottingham, has been found in breach of its licence for the broadcast of a Nasheed.
Celador will face competition for the Torbay licence from Radio Exe, the regulator has confirmed.
Three dozen hopeful groups want a new community radio licence from Ofcom.
Ofcom has said no to a request from MuxCo mid and west Wales to extend its coverage area to include Swansea.
Sheffield community radio station Iman FM will not be going back on air, after Ofcom revoked its licence for extremely serious breaches of the Broadcasting Code.