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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 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

Tributes paid to Michael Parkinson who has died aged 88

Sir Michael Parkinson’s family have confirmed that the broadcaster has passed away at the age of 88 years.

Publication date: 17.08.2023

LBC appoints Natasha Clark as its new Political Editor

LBC has appointed Natasha Clark as Political Editor, taking up her new role in September.

Publication date: 01.08.2023

RAJAR Q1 2023: Radio is booming according to the latest figures

Boom Radio is thanking the Late Paul O’Grady for its latest audience figures after it doubled its audience year-on-year, with 635,000 adults now listening each week. “Paul’s Christmas special delivered record numbers for us and set us up perfectly for 2023 according to our own data...

Publication date: 18.05.2023

Global creates new roles and makes promotions in senior team

Global has promoted some staff and created new roles in its Broadcasting & Content team. Richard Steel has been promoted to Managing Editor of Heart. He moves from being Deputy Managing Editor...

Publication date: 04.05.2023

Morning presenter Steve Allen has hosted his last show on LBC

LBC’s early morning presenter Steve Allen has announced he’s left LBC. He’s tweeted he’s stepping down from LBC today after 44 years on the radio. Steve said: “Some news from me, firstly thanks for all your questions. “My contract with LBC is up shortly and following discussions, I’m stepping down from LBC today I’d like to thank you all for listening over the last 44 years it’s been an honour and a privilege...

Publication date: 26.02.2023

Stars come out to perform for Global’s Make Some Noise Night

Last night, Tom Grennan, Charlie Puth, Sam Ryder and Olly Murs joined Global’s presenters for the charity gala night. Chart-topping BRIT-nominated musician Tom Grennan; multi-platinum hit singer-songwriter Charlie Puth, multi-award-winner and Eurovision star Sam Ryder, and one of the UK’s most popular singers and entertainers Olly Murs, took to the stage at The Londoner hotel in Leicester Square to perform in front of almost 400 special guests...

Publication date: 23.11.2022

LBC radio reporter Charlotte Lynch arrested whilst covering a protest

Charlotte Lynch has shared her experience of being arrested by Herts Police whilst covering a protest on the M25. The reporter was on a bridge when the incident happened, with Police reportedly handcuffing Charlotte without accepting she was a legitimate working journalist and not part of the demonstration. Charlotte, who has been a journalist for the last five years, said she was arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to commit a public nuisance...

Publication date: 09.11.2022

LBC’s Iain Dale lined up to speak at community radio conference

LBC presenter and author Iain Dale will be appearing at the UK Community Radio Network’s National Connecting Communities Radio Conference next month. The full schedule has been announced and includes a keynote from Patrick Hart, Executive Editor of BBC Radio West Midlands and former Chief Executive Officer at Bcfm Radio in Bristol...

Publication date: 24.10.2022