Who’s listening to what station?… how are they listening?… and what does it all mean? The RAJAR results for Q2 2017 are in and this is our expert summary. If radio was a sport – commercial radio would be winning all the silverware. In Quarter 2 it achieved its highest ever total audience –  at… Read More


The big news in London is that LBC 97.3 is the most listened to station in London in terms of total listening hours, and by a very significant margin too.  LBC has seen a growth in weekly reach of 29% and 62% in total listening hours. Listening hours now sit at a whopping 14,526,000 the… Read More


Without doubt this has been one of the most positive surveys we’ve had in ages, often the larger networks balance out overall so the percentage difference doesn’t seem that significant. But it puts it in perspective if you consider that a 4% increase in the Capital Network’s weekly reach is an extra 300,000 listeners (enough… Read More


The BBC has traditionally led the way with speech radio but maybe this trend is changing. TalkSport currently has its highest ever listening figure of 3.25 million*. The station provides extensive football coverage for the game obsessed UK audience – as well as coverage of other sports such as cricket, golf and rugby union –… Read More


Since 1973, LBC has delivered news and information to Londoners and also allowed them to air their views and engage in lively, topical conversation. The exciting news today is that from 11th February LBC will go national and become Britain’s first and only commercial news talk radio station “Leading Britain’s Conversation”. The announcement was made… Read More


Today sees the starting of a wave of re-tuning for digital radios. See get digital radios site on retuning here. For technical reasons owners of digital radios across the country will have to re-tune their radios to carry on receiving Capital, Heart, Choice, XFM, LBC and Kiss. This is primarily to improve the efficiency of… Read More