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


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


When looking at all radio results, it always makes for interesting reading when you break out the specific results for DAB Radio and listening via Digital platforms. Overall, Digital listening was up by 2.3 million listeners YoY. Here’s the how and why. The launch of new stations like the relaunched Virgin Radio added 409,000 listeners;… Read More


Welcome to RAJAR day. The results for Q1 2016 are in and with a Red Bull in hand (other energy drinks are available) our experts have been pouring over the figures, assessing the changes and forming a view on the overall radio listenership trends during the quarter. The way people consume media today is ever-changing.… Read More


The wait is over –  the second national digital multiplex (D2) will go live on Monday. Its launch will bring 18 national commercial stations to a new broadcast platform. In total, there will be eight specialist music stations, three talk stations, three Asian stations, three Christian stations and one for kids. The stations are: talkRADIO… Read More


OK, pub quiz: What do Ed Vazey, Minister for Culture, Communications and Creative Industries, Dame Kelly Homes – super golden runner quick person and broadcaster funny man football nut Colin Murray all have in common? Answer: They were all to be found up the BT Tower earlier today switching on a boosted digital radio signal… 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


Happy monday morning! As more and more people are now listening to both DAB Radio and FM Radio, a device where you can seamlessly switch between the two is long overdue. So I was pleased to see the news that Digital Radio UK are working with the major players in the industry such as Sony,… Read More