More radio news selected from Media UK daily email
It’s beginning to sound a lot like Xmas
From Radio Today. Posted November 3 2011, 10.39pm
More festive stations appear as Smooth Christmas makes the headlines.
Ofcom investigates radio station over charity money
From Media Guardian. Posted November 4 2011, 11.58am
London-based Sunrise Radio left £160,000 of listeners’ disaster relief donations in the bank for seven years…
Classic FM donates radio sets to dogs
From Radio Today. Posted November 4 2011, 12.35pm
Battersea Dogs & Cats Home is £1500 better off after a donation by the national station.
1Xtra Live returns with Kelly Rowland
From Radio Today. Posted November 4 2011, 12.45pm
The station will visit four cities over four consecutive nights with live Urban music. (more)
Venezuelan troops seize radio station equipment
From Media Network Weblog. Posted November 4 2011, 12.20pm
Dozens of National Guard soldiers seized broadcasting equipment from a radio station in western Venezuela on Thursday as part of an investigation by the broadcast regulatory agency, the station’s owner said. Jose Ramon Socorro, owner of Kalor 92.
SW Radio Africa again jammed by Mugabe regime
From Media Network Weblog. Posted November 4 2011, 12.15pm
SW Radio Africa’s (SWRA) shortwave broadcast on Wednesday evening was jammed by the Mugabe regime. Ironically jamming began after the news bulletin and just as an interview on Question Time was about to begin with ZANU PF spokesman Rugare Gumbo.