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talkSPORT and LBC News react to BBC dropping classified results

Following the BBC’s decision to end reading the full classified results on 5 Live, both talkSport and LBC News have reminded listeners they will still broadcast them. LBC News has previously broadcast a recorded version of the classifieds later on Saturday afternoon, but from this weekend it will broadcast the football scorecard live at 5.05pm every Saturday afternoon during the football season...

Publication date: 11.08.2022

Award winning DJ Robert Bruce named as new co-host for Capital XTRA Breakfast

The Capital XTRA Breakfast Show has a new line-up from this Monday as Robert Bruce joins Shayna Marie to co-host the show. Robert has been with Capital XTRA since 2017, working his way up through the ranks and earning praise from artists, the industry and listeners for his highly knowledgeable interviews...

Publication date: 06.08.2022

Tom Swarbrick to present LBC’s Drivetime programme

Tom Swarbrick will be the new host of LBC’s Drivetime programme, starting in September. He’ll take over the show from Eddie Mair, who announced earlier this year that he would be retiring in the summer, after 40 years in broadcasting, including the past four years at LBC...

Publication date: 04.08.2022

Johnnie Walker to host a special show on Boom Radio reflecting on the days of the offshore pirates

Johnnie Walker is joining Boom Radio for the day, on 14 August to host the morning show, reflecting on the days on the offshore pirate radio ships. Boom Radio is marking 55 years since the pirate stations were made illegal when the Marine Offences Act became law, with a range of special programmes celebrating the pirates on Sunday 14 August...

Publication date: 02.08.2022

Jeremy Kyle to host Piers Morgan Uncensored on TALKTV and TalkRadio across August

Jeremy Kyle will host TalkTV’s primetime Piers Morgan Uncensored through August, as the host takes time out to film a new series of his true crime documentaries and also a holiday. Jeremy takes the reins of the Piers Morgan Uncensored show from Monday 1 August and will host the show, which is broadcast on TalkTV and TalkRadio in the UK...

Publication date: 29.07.2022

Conservative leadership debate on TALKRADIO goes off air as host Kate McCann faints

Earlier this evening, the Conservative leadership debate between Liz Truss and Rishi Sunak on TALKRADIO and TALKTV came to an abrupt end as host Kate McCann fainted during the programme. Listeners were shocked to hear a loud crash and then the station went off air...

Publication date: 26.07.2022

talkSPORT promises ‘biggest ever’ season of EFL coverage

talkSPORT is launching what it calls its “biggest ever” season of coverage for the English Football League. It gets underway this Friday at 8pm, when Huddersfield faces Burnley in the Championship. The network has carried extensive coverage of the EFL since a deal was struck with the Wireless Group in 2017...

Publication date: 26.07.2022

Limited edition Radio Caroline turntables created as prizes

Radio Caroline is to give away special Ross Revenge turntables as prizes. The station has teamed up with Rega Research, designers and manufacturers of hi-fi equipment, to produce limited edition Radio Caroline turntables for a listener competition. The turntable features a Ross Revenge Red gloss plinth, a matt black Radio Caroline logo, and a slip mat with an image of Caroline’s radio ship ‘Ross Revenge’ on its mooring on the River Blackwater, Essex...

Publication date: 22.07.2022

Guest political presenters to cover James O’Brien on LBC

LBC has hired five guest political presenters to cover James O’Brien’s morning slot on LBC. Angela Rayner, Matt Hancock, Tom Tugendhat, Jeremy Hunt and Wes Streeting will each host one of the 10am to 1pm programmes from Monday 18th to Friday 22nd July, while James O’Brien is on holiday...

Publication date: 15.07.2022

Pirate radio presenters from Caroline’s Mi Amigo era reunite

Presenters who played a key role in the survival of Radio Caroline in the 70s were reunited on board the ship for the first time in more than 40 years at the weekend. Eleven of the DJs who kept Caroline on the air from the Mi Amigo during that period, enduring many deprivations and emergencies, reunited on board Caroline’s successorship...

Publication date: 11.07.2022