The RAJAR results for Q4 2015 are in and our team of experts have been analysing them so you don’t have to. The big headline for commercial radio as a whole is that, with its highest ever audience, it now has more listeners than the BBC. Overall, more people are listening to radio with total… Read More


Welcome to RAJAR day – the day when the results of radio listening are published for quarter 3. And it’s clear from this set of results that the increasing use of digital devices is helping to ensure radio surges forward in a multi-media world. These are just three of the big headlines in commercial radio’s… Read More


The big news on the big picture from Q2 2015 RAJAR is that overall radio listening has increased across the UK, and commercial radio in particular has made great gains so is now almost neck and neck with the BBC. Overall reach is up 1% and hours are up 3%, with commercial radio now boasting… Read More


Executive Summary – RAJAR Q1 2015 It’s RAJAR day today… the quarterly results for listening habits in Britain. And what better way to start our analysis than by entering the mindset of today’s listener? The simple fact, borne out by logic but also by the results that follow, is that things are changing and they’re… Read More


Do you know what RAJAR is? More importantly, do you know why it’s so important? The next RAJAR results are due out this Thursday, so today, we’re giving you a very quick insight into Radio’s audience measurement system. What does RAJAR stand for? RAJAR stands for Radio Joint Audience Research and is the official body… Read More


We often think of our friends in the Nordic regions as being forward minded. So it’s great to see one of the UK’s innovations getting their endorsement. Radio streaming platform Radioplayer has been a great success in the UK, making a massive contribution to the large increases in online listening (RAJAR). Now it has been… Read More


Helen Keable, consultant at Radio Experts, says it’s encouraging to see some of commercial radio’s strongest brands collectively turning in such a strong book, particularly against a backdrop not only of the notoriously slow summer months but also a tenacious Beeb… Having taken a bit of a breather from the business over the past few… Read More