If like us, you’ve been sweltering in the first official Heatwave since 2006 then you’ll know that hot weather can completely change how we feel, what we buy and what we respond to. And one of radio’s great strengths is the ability to get on air quickly and react to the weather. Which is why… Read More


Hats (and pants) off to BRMB, Orion’s flagship radio station for Birmingham, who’ve gone one step further than their famous promotion last held in 2006 when they ran a competition to choose two strangers prepared to get married to each other. This time the love-matching BRMB team have returned to the basic idea of strangers… Read More


London, the tube. A miracle of engineering, great for transport but terrible for radio. Why? Because you can’t get a radio signal underground. At least you couldn’t get a signal until now. Experiments with piping wi-fi through the tube platforms and tunnels are being tested and we can expect roll out over the next couple… Read More


As a London based company, we’re all affected by some of the marvellous delays on the tube, none so much as today, with the walkout of over 800 tube staff in a dispute over safety or coffee or something. So, we all spent the early hours of the morning falling asleep on somebody’s shoulder on… Read More