The Labour leader, Jeremy Corbyn, has spoken of the importance of local radio during an interview with Blackpool station Radio Wave.
A number of local UTV radio stations have secured deals with their local football clubs to provide full commentary.
An advertising campaign has launched on Radio Wave this week featuring listeners looking for jobs.
Great launch for JACK 2 and TFM keeps its audience after Metro merger.
It's been a difficult first six months of 2013 for talkSPORT owner UTV Media, as the station's advertising revenue falls £3.4m since last year.
Blackpool's local radio station was 21 years old on Saturday, as the station revealed it has raised over £1m for charity.
Former Rock FM and Radio Wave presenter John Pye is back on the radio in the North West after a five year break.
Group's local radio stations get imaging refresh from Music 4.
Updated web presence goes live after redesigns by G Media.
Six local UTV stations offer combined pre-Christmas prizes worth £60,000.