BBC Radio Wales celebrates 40 years on-air

Wales’ national English-language radio station, BBC Radio Wales, is today celebrating its fortieth birthday. Four decades ago to the day (13th November), Anita Morgan became the first voice broadcast…

Rylan Clark-Neal joins BBC Radio 2 weekends

Rylan Clark-Neal will present a brand new Saturday afternoon show on BBC Radio 2 from January 2019, replacing Zoe Ball. Since coming fifth on The X Factor in 2012, Rylan won Celebrity Big Brother in…

Emma Bunton goes live on Radio 2 from Heart

Emma Bunton took time out of her Heart breakfast show to chat to Chris Evans on BBC Radio 2 on Wednesday morning. Emma was ‘down the line’ from Leicester Square whilst her fellow Spice…

Radioplayer unveils prototype touchscreen radio

.Radioplayer has unveiled the Reference Radio, a prototype touchscreen radio for dashboards, designed to show how smart ‘hybrid’ technology can transform in-car listening. It’s the latest move in a…

Magic Radio to broadcast from Paris for the day

Magic is moving its full daytime line-up to Paris on Thursday in a deal to promote the new Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald. The Bauer station will be broadcasting live from a specially…

Tributes paid to Jazz FM presenter Peter Young

Former Capital FM and Jazz FM presenter Peter Young, known affectionately as PY, has died from diabetes. Peter stepped down from his show at Jazz FM in July 2017 due to ill health after 27 years on…

Lincs FM presenter gets locked in escape room

The pressure was on for Lincs FM’s John Marshall yesterday after he was given two hours to break out of an escape room and get back in time for his show. John says he’s ‘utterly useless’ at this…

London Eye becomes London Ear for one day

The BBC is transforming the London Eye into “London Ear” music, radio and podcast hub to mark the launch of BBC Sounds. Throughout the day, for the first time ever, a number of BBC radio shows across…