Radio audience figures released last week by RAJAR, show digital now accounts for 44.1% of all radio listening – up from 41.7% on the previous quarter. Ownership of a DAB digital radio also increased to 55.7% of the population, with 30 million adults now owning a DAB radio – that’s an increase of 14% year… 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


It’s been announced that Bauer Media has bought the radio group Orion Media. Orion was created in 2009 from the enforced sale of several radio stations in the Midlands that were owned by Global Radio (and prior to that, by GCap Media). This deal will see Bauer take control of stations including Gem 106 and… Read More


With the next few months seeing both local elections and the EU in – out referendum, we’re already hearing a host of politicians’ voices. We’re not listening to their pitch (what they’re saying) but their pitch (how they’re saying it). Studies led by Rosario Signorello from the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, found… Read More