Scottie McClue to join Nation Radio in Scotland

Former Scot FM and Radio Scotland presenter Scottie McClue is joining Nation Radio in Glasgow to host a Friday and Saturday night phone-in. He’ll be back on-air at the end of September when the…

Zoe Ball in talks to replace Chris Evans at Radio 2

The BBC and Zoe Ball are currently negotiating over a new contract which will see Zoe take over from Chris Evans on the Radio 2 breakfast show. A report in the Sun says a contract is expected to be…

Paddy MacDee moves to weekends on BBC Newcastle

BBC Newcastle and BBC Tees late-night presenter Paddy MacDee is moving to weekends only as comic Steffen Peddie takes over the late show full time. Paddy has been on the late show for 14 years, and…

Chris Evans broadcasts from Paul Weller’s place

Chris Evans hosted his breakfast show on BBC Radio 2 this morning from Paul Weller’s studio in Woking. He was there to announce the singer as the first act confirmed for this year’s line-up for…

Primordial Radio makes data deal with Vodafone

Primordial Radio is now available via a package from Vodafone giving customers unlimited data to stream the station. The Vodafone Music Pass programme gives Primordial Radio members endless data…

Encore Radio to be removed from DAB multiplexes

Encore Radio is coming off DAB Digital Radio in Herts, Beds & Bucks, Essex and Kent after two years of broadcasting. The service, owned by UKRD, will continue but focus on the online stream with…

BBC Radio 1 passes a pasty across the country

Greg James is making his mark on Breakfast at Radio 1 by doing one of “the stupidest things he could do”. The idea of Pass the Pasty started with callers talking about things they’ve…