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