Headlines from the Radio Today Site
Glee FM becomes Glide FM
The 48 hour stunt that was Glee FM has made way for Glide FM 107.9 in Oxford.
Published at 05:04PM, 18 Aug 2010 by RM
Absolute’s streaming boost
Absolute Radio say streaming hours hit the 11m mark in July – a 31 percent increase on June.
Published at 12:00PM, 18 Aug 2010 by SM
VW developing Hybrid Radio
VW has joined forces with a German radio station to develop an internet enabled radio for the future.
Published at 11:41AM, 18 Aug 2010 by SM
East Lancs stations co-locate
Two independent commercial radio stations in East Lancashire have moved in to a new building in the latest co-location action.
Published at 09:19PM, 17 Aug 2010 by RM
Pembrooke joins ITV.com as MD
Former Global Radio director Rob Pembrooke has been appointed as MD of ITV.com.
Published at 08:58PM, 17 Aug 2010 by RM
Bates quits Classic for Smooth
Classic FM morning presenter Simon Bates is joining the new national Smooth Radio service to host breakfast.
Published at 12:06PM, 17 Aug 2010 by MH
Absolute Extra heads to V Fest
For the first time, live uninterrupted sets direct from the V Festival will be broadcast on-air.
Published at 02:34AM, 17 Aug 2010 by RM
More football deals for radio
It’s the start of the football season and more local radio stations are continuing to cover local games.
Published at 02:08AM, 17 Aug 2010 by RM
5 Live takes Fighting Talk live
Fighting Talk will be broadcasting live from the Royal National College in Hereford this weekend.
Published at 08:26PM, 16 Aug 2010 by RM
Oxford gets Glee FM on 107.9
A new radio station has launched in Oxford, taking over from troubled student station FM107.9.
Published at 09:01AM, 16 Aug 2010 by RM
Drama season hits Asian Network
The BBC Asian Network in introducing a new season of drama from September 1st.
Published at 09:29PM, 15 Aug 2010 by RM
28 Ramadan stations commence
A total of 28 Restricted Service Licences have started broadcasting around the UK for Ramadan.
Published at 02:25PM, 15 Aug 2010 by RM
New bands promoted by Radio 2
BBC Radio 2 will showcase two BBC Introducing bands as part of the its live music programme.
Published at 12:00AM, 13 Aug 2010 by RM
Paul Jackson leaves Capital FM
Capital FM’s programme director Paul Jackson is leaving the station and will be replaced by Galaxy Manchester PD James Brownlow.
Published at 08:06AM, 13 Aug 2010 by RM
Tag and buy songs with PURE
PURE launches a cloud-based music buying service on its range of Flow-enabled digital radio sets.
Published at 12:28AM, 13 Aug 2010 by RM
6 Music lets listeners choose
BBC 6 Music is set to hand over the station to the listeners across the August Bank Holiday.
Published at 12:13AM, 13 Aug 2010 by RM
Kings keeps Metro Radio job
Former Capital FM news editor Justin Kings has been hired on a full time basis at Bauer Media.
Published at 08:30AM, 12 Aug 2010 by RM
Goldberg swaps talkSPORT for 5
Adrian Goldberg leaves talkSPORT to join BBC Radio 5 Live to host a new Sunday evening show.
Published at 12:00AM, 12 Aug 2010 by RM
Express takes Portsmouth games
Express FM has secured the rights to broadcast commentary of Portsmouth FC games.
Published at 09:28PM, 11 Aug 2010 by RM
Gold presenter opens studios
Hospital Radio Barnet’s new studio complex has been officially opened by a Gold radio presenter.
Published at 08:47PM, 11 Aug 2010 by RM
Tindle newsroom staff at risk
Tindle Radio has entered a consultation period with journalists at its five radio stations in East Anglia and Essex.
Published at 10:15AM, 11 Aug 2010 by RM
ASA bans Anti-Terrorist ad
A radio commercial created by talkSPORT has been banned by the Advertising Standards Association.
Published at 08:23AM, 11 Aug 2010 by RM
Nokia features Absolute Radio
Absolute Radio is currently being featured in television adverts by Nokia to highlight its Ovi Store.
Published at 09:32PM, 10 Aug 2010 by RM
Moor breakfast for Doug Wood
A Staffordshire commercial radio stalwart is to join Moorlands Radio after 27 years at Signal.
Published at 01:12PM, 10 Aug 2010 by AK
BBC Surrey keeps Aldershot
Aldershot Town will continue to be a regular fixture on BBC Surrey after signing a new deal.
Published at 10:56AM, 10 Aug 2010 by RM
Two becomes 1 at Midwest Radio
Two radio stations operating as Midwest Radio are to become one in Somerset and the Vale.
Published at 02:25AM, 10 Aug 2010 by RM
GMG Radio releases iPhone Apps
Now Real Radio, Rock Radio and Smooth Radio are available via the Apple iTunes App Store.
Published at 01:43AM, 10 Aug 2010 by RM
More football for BBC Essex
BBC Essex has signed a new deal to provide football commentary on Colchester and Southend.
Published at 01:34AM, 10 Aug 2010 by RM
Star appoints TA Major as PC
TA Major James Horspool is the new Programme Controller for Star Radio North East.
Published at 12:30PM, 09 Aug 2010 by MH
Real Scotland gets SPL deal
Real Radio is to broadcast commentary on Scottish Premier League games this season.
Published at 11:41PM, 08 Aug 2010 by RM