With the UK officially leaving the European Union, and Harry and Meghan stepping back as senior members of Britain’s royal family, Q1 2020 was already shaping up to be a fascinating start to the new year…  and then the Covid-19 lockdown began. Only the last week of the 13 weeks of this survey covered this… Read More


There’s been a huge number of captivating stories over the last few months. The General Election, Brexit, Megxit and the attempt to impeach Donald Trump, but here’s another captivating story that’s hot off the press… the latest RAJAR results for Q4 2019! The big news is that the UK remains in love with radio reaching… Read More


With Valentine’s Day less than a week away, our experts have been swiping left and right on the RAJAR results for Q4 2017 – checking out which stations are hot and which are not.  There are no soppy sentiments here, just an honest assessment to find the commercial broadcasters  you’d be happy to take home… Read More


  In 2016, radio achieved its highest ever revenue – a record £654.8 million, according to Radiocentre – the industry body for commercial radio. The fourth quarter of 2016 was also a record with revenue of £181.1 million, a growth of 7.7% compared to the same quarter of the previous year. Radio’s annual growth now… Read More


From the Premiership title to the Presidential elections, 2016 was full of unexpected results. Has that continued with the Q4 2016 RAJAR listener survey? Our expert analysts have been poring over the figures to give you the lowdown on the very latest results. Overall, it’s great news, with more than 90% of the adult (15+)… Read More


A BBC News team visited us last week to get the Radio Experts Opinion on their strategy, click play below to see a clip of Tim Cowland talking through the subject with the BBC’s Sam Naz. [See post to watch Flash video] For more information on the changes at the BBC and how they affect… Read More


I’ve been busy with my Bunsen Burner, lab coat, headphones and calculator, I’ve been merrily deconstructing the formulas for success in this new audio environment, Radio On Demand. The result is that I can offer clients a Radio Expert On Demand service that delivers a smart route to independent advice and sophisticated audio and media… Read More