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Heart Xmas is back on DAB digital radio across the UK three months before Christmas

Heart’s festive radio station, Heart Xmas, has launched earlier than ever before across the UK today. The spin-off, which has been available all year on Global Player, is now playing everything festive from Mariah Carey’s ‘All I Want for Christmas Is You’, Wham!

Publication date: 22.09.2023

Draft Media Bill: DCMS remains concerned over BBC local radio changes

The Department of Culture, Media and Sport committee says it still concerned over the Digital First strategy at the BBC and how it will impact on the future of radio.

Publication date: 22.09.2023

What did Gemma Atkinson say about Gorka on Hits Radio Breakfast?

It was a Hits Radio family get-together this morning as Gemma Atkinson joined Fleur East and the team on the station's Breakfast Show.

Publication date: 21.09.2023

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

Toby Foster gets Yorkshire afternoons on BBC Local Radio stations

Toby Foster will be hosting a new afternoon programme across the Yorkshire region when BBC Local Radio stations commence more sharing this autumn.

Publication date: 20.09.2023

Scott Makin extends BBC Radio Tees afternoon show to BBC Radio Newcastle

Shared programming arrives in the North East on BBC Local Radio on September 25th with Radio Tees’ afternoon show with Scott Makin extended to air on BBC Radio Newcastle.

Publication date: 19.09.2023

We’re not just Heart – Global promotes Organ Donation Week

Heart has teamed up with NHS Blood and Transplant to highlight the importance of organ donation. The week-long partnership runs throughout Organ Donation Week 2023 this week with the aim of increasing organ registration.

Publication date: 19.09.2023

Ofcom rules GB News breached due impartiality rules

An Ofcom investigation has concluded that an episode of Saturday Morning with Esther and Phil on GB News breached due impartiality rules. Saturday Morning with Esther and Phil is a weekly two-hour discussion programme presented by Esther McVey and Philip Davies, two sitting Conservative Party MPs.

Publication date: 18.09.2023

Has BBC management let down listeners in Devon after regional flooding?

Keri Jones has been listening to BBC Radio Devon and comments that BBC senior management has let down Devon listeners on the weekend of a major incident.

Publication date: 17.09.2023

Sam Thompson “more nervous than Zara” ahead of Saturday’s Strictly

Sam Thompson admitted to being more nervous than his girlfriend Zara McDermott who’s taking to the dance floor in this year’s Strictly Come Dancing.

Publication date: 15.09.2023