The diaries have been filled in, the entries collated and the results compiled. We’ve been carefully analysing the Q3 2016 RAJAR report to bring you the highlights – keeping you up to date with the latest radio industry audience data. The good news is that the UK is still in love with radio. 48.2 million… Read More


The clocks move forward this weekend, marking the start of British Summer Time. We’re all looking forward to warmer weather, but both the UK ad market and commercial radio have seen things hotting up for some time. The UK was recently cited as the stand-out ad market in Europe, with advertising spend this year forecast… Read More


It’s been a fast start to the radio week, with the news that Absolute Radio has been sold to Bauer Radio. Bauer will add the Absolute Radio footprint to it’s already impressive collection of brands, including Magic, Kiss and their dominant collection of metropolitan stations in the North and Scotland. What Absolute Radio adds is… Read More


We are intently watching how Absolute Radio are developing their radio products and strangely these are starting to follow a model more similar to Spotify and radio on demand services than radio… Absolute are imminently going to be offering in stream audio adverts thanks to a partnership with an innovative European Ad measurement and distribution… Read More


Well, we heard it through the grapevine, and now its happened. As of this morning, Absolute Radio 60s has launched on Digital radio. We’re getting some pretty good vibrations about this new project from Absolute’s now prolific gang of digital station brands. But will Absolute Radio 60s prove to be a house of the rising… Read More


Every Quarter the radio station listenership results come in and the PR machines whir into action turning defeats into victories and victories into slaughters! There are lots of ways to cut through the results but looking at the actual reach of listeners per week per station is often the best barometer of all. So here’s… Read More