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21st Century Folk feature returns to BBC Radio 2

BBC Radio 2 is putting the spotlight on Folk Music once again with a week of programming with five folk artists writing five songs. As the RNLI marks its 200th anniversary in 2024, this year’s theme is about people whose lives are intertwined with the sea.

Publication date: 17.07.2024

GB News sport bulletins are now created and voiced by AI technology

Sports news bulletins on GBNews Radio are now being powered by AI and voiced by a clone of a newsreader. The 30-second updates are broadcast at 30 minutes past the hour on the radio between 6.30am to 11.

Publication date: 16.07.2024

Boom Radio and Radio Winchcombe in breach for playing sweary songs

Boom Radio has received two complaints about broadcasting offensive language in the music track You Oughta Know by Alanis Morissette. The song, which contained one use of the F word, was playing ‘during the school run’ according to one of the complainants.

Publication date: 15.07.2024

BBC Radio Jersey’s Phil Taylor retires from broadcasting after 35 years

A long-standing Jersey presenter has retired from broadcasting after 35 years. Phil Taylor, who was well known for presenting various shows including a Sunday afternoon request programme, announced his departure on social media. He wrote: “18.

Publication date: 15.07.2024

Nigel Farage returns to evenings on GB News Radio next week

Nigel Farage will return to host his evening show on GB News Radio next week. The MP will be back on the radio and television station on Tuesday following his election as the new member of parliament for Clacton-on-Sea in Essex.

Publication date: 14.07.2024

Mia’s already said she’s supporting Spain,” says Gemma Atkinson

Speaking on Hits Radio last night, Gemma Atkinson shared with a caller that her daughter Mia has already picked sides for this Sunday’s game.

Publication date: 12.07.2024

Dan Walker and Karthi Gnanasegeram team up for Classic FM series

Classic FM presenters Dan Walker and Karthi Gnanasegeram are to host a new nine-part series called Perfect Pitch. Launching this evening at 9pm, Karthi and Dan will feature the classical music that has soundtracked sport’s most iconic moments and inspired our nation’s famous sport stars.

Publication date: 12.07.2024

Virgin Radio UK named as official broadcast partner for three festivals

Virgin Radio UK has been named as official radio station for CarFest, Latitude and Hardwick Festival.

Publication date: 11.07.2024

Jordan North, Chris Stark and Sian Welby to speak at Radiocentre’s Tuning In  

Capital Breakfast presenters Jordan North, Chris Stark and Sian Welby are the first speakers to be announced for Radiocentre’s next Tuning In conference.  The trio, who have been working together on the show since April, will take to the stage at London’s Picturehouse Central on 17 th September.

Publication date: 11.07.2024

UK rapper Bashy launches new album with exclusive 1Xtra special

West London rapper and actor, Bashy has launched his latest album Being Poor is Expensive with an exclusive 1Xtra special at the BBC Maida Vale studios.

Publication date: 11.07.2024