This year's Radio Festival is to introduce a tribute event to former Jazz FM Chairman Richard Wheatly.
Simon Cooke, former Director of Jazz FM Records, held a tribute speech to the late Richard Wheatly at the recent Jazz FM Awards event in London.
Former Jazz FM CEO and executive chairman of The Local Radio Company Richard Wheatly has died following a short illness, aged just 69.
Digital station Jazz FM is holding its awards for the second time, honouring those that have made an exceptional contribution to Jazz, Blues and Soul.
Jazz FM has decided to hold off from renewing its contract to broadcast on the national DAB multiplex Digital One for the time being.
Mike Vitti is to leave his post as Programme Controller of Jazz FM after four and a half years at the national digital station.
It's been confirmed that Jazz FM, which was relaunched on DAB last October, has been sold by TLRC to former chairman Richard Wheatly.
Richard Wheatly the man who sold Jazz FM to Guardian Media Group for £44.5m six years ago and relaunched it in October last year through The Local Radio Company is planning a management buyout of the…
Richard Wheatly is stepping down as executive chairman of The Local Radio Company to take up the same position at Jazz FM. He will now become a non-executive director of TLRC, whilst finance director…
The Local Radio Company has signed a three-year licensing deal with GMG Radio to re-launch Jazz FM in the UK. Richard Wheatly, founder of TLRC and current executive chairman, was also part of the…