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Inside Bauer’s new HQ at The Lantern building in London

Bauer has officially opened its new HQ in London, housing all of its radio and publishing businesses in one place. Absolute Radio, Magic, Greatest Hits Radio, KISS, Hits, Scala and Jazz are now broadcasting from The Lantern, near Euston station.

Publication date: 17.05.2024

Emotional goodbye from Frank Skinner to Absolute Radio listeners

Frank Skinner said his goodbyes to his Absolute Radio listeners yesterday as his 15 years with the station came to an end.

Publication date: 12.05.2024

Frank Skinner announces departure from Absolute Radio

Frank Skinner is to leave Absolute Radio after being with the station for 15 years. Frank made the announcement on his Saturday morning show today, saying his contract hasn’t been renewed.

Publication date: 23.03.2024

New group music director role for Robert D’Ovidio at Bauer

Robert D’Ovidio has been appointed as Director (Music) Broadcast, On-Demand and Premium for Bauer Media.

Publication date: 22.02.2024

John Thomson to host series on drumming at Absolute Radio

Actor, comedian and drummer John Thomson is joining Absolute Radio for a series of festive specials called 12 Drummers Drumming.

Publication date: 11.12.2023

Absolute Radio’s Matt Forde to take time off after tumour diagnosis

Matt Forde is taking time off from Absolute Radio to undergo surgery for a spine tumour.

Publication date: 10.10.2023

Absolute Radio listeners vote Sam Fender song best of last 15 years

To celebrate Absolute Radio’s 15th birthday this month, the station asked its listeners to have their say and vote for their favourite song of the past 15 years.

Publication date: 29.09.2023

Final line-up for Radiocentre’s Tuning In 2023 conference confirmed

The final schedule of speakers has been announced for Radiocentre’s Tuning In 2023 conference in addition to guests from Bauer and Global.

Publication date: 21.09.2023

Frank Skinner returns to host Absolute Radio Live

Absolute Radio Live is back for another year at the London Palladium with Frank Skinner as host.

Publication date: 13.09.2023

Frank Skinner and Myleene Klass amongst new speakers at Tuning In event

Radiocentre has announced new headliners for Tuning In at Picturehouse Central in London on 26th September. Joining Dave Berry and Miranda Sawyer on stage to celebrate 15 years of Absolute Radio will be comedian and Absolute presenter Frank Skinner.

Publication date: 08.09.2023