BBC local radio stations audience continue to fall

The audience of some of BBC local radio stations continued to wane, as competition from other stations and digital devices grew.According to a Sunday...

Community radio stations hit back at RadioCentre’s report

Community radio stations have condemned a report published by RadioCentre.

Panjab Radio wins at London Asian Business Awards 2018

The longest serving UK digital station, Panjab Radio has been awarded Impact Business Of The Year at the London Asian Business Awards 2018.Panjab Radio...

RAJAR: Sunrise Radio & Lyca Radio continue to lose in London

Sunrise Radio led the London Asian market, despite a fall in its audience.

RAJAR: BBC Asian Network holds on to lead in UK

The BBC Asian Network stayed firm as the UK's most listened to Asian radio station, in latest audience figures published by RAJAR today for...

Vijay Sharma gets Radio Academy Fellowship

Former BBC Asian Network Head, Vijay Sharma had been awarded The Radio Academy’s Fellowship Award in Leeds.The award was handed out by Owen Bentley,...

Community radio stations to get help to move to digital radio

In new measures announced on Friday, the Government will make it easier for smaller community and commercial radio stations to broadcast on small scale...
Biz Asia Media Industry Whisper

BizAsia Media Industry Whisper

Issue 26 This radio station is working on a number of key changes, which could see a reshuffle and possibly exit of some household names....

Sheffield’s Pakistani community station in breach over elections coverage

Ofcom has found Sheffield based community radio station, Link FM, in breach over its election coverage in May this year. Ofcom received a complaint about...
Biz Asia Media Industry Whisper

BizAsia Media Industry Whisper

Issue 25 Subject to Ofcom approval, this radio station is set to shake-up the Asian market with a huge move on an AM frequency. Disclaimer: BizAsiaLive.com...

Asian Star Radio ceases broadcasting in Glasgow

Asian Star Radio has ceased broadcasting on DAB in Glasgow. The London based community radio station, had launched on Glasgow in February this year. However,...

Sunrise Radio launches Stand Up To Cancer campaign

Sunrise Radio today has launched a month-long collaboration with Cancer Research UK, to encourage the Asian community to talk about cancer. The West London-based national...

Ofcom announces 43 locations for new community radio licences

Ofcom has today published a list of 43 locations across the UK where it will invite applications for new FM community radio licences. Ofcom selected...

Sabras Radio announces three festive events for October

Sabras Radio has announced three mega events to mark the festive season in October. The Leicester based station has confirmed three events for October: Friday 5th...

Raaj FM granted five-year extension to existing licence

Birmingham based Punjabi community radio station, Raaj FM, has today been granted a five year extension on its current FM license allowing to broadcast...
Lyca Radio

Ofcom gives Lyca Radio nod to drop local news

Lyca Radio has been given the green-light to drop local news from its output. The London station had put in a request for a format...

RAJAR: BBC Asian Network grows; Sunrise Radio loses

The latest set of radio listening figures for UK Asian stations put BBC Asian Network in a stronger position at No.1, while Sunrise Radio has made a loss.

RAJAR: Panjab Radio impresses with first national figures

The UK’s first national Punjabi targeted station, Panjab Radio has delivered impressive figures for its first set of RAJAR data. According to Q2/18 data published...

Ofcom invites new applicants for small-scale DAB

Ofcom is today inviting expressions of interest from parties wishing to operate a small-scale DAB multiplex, and from radio stations wishing to broadcast on...

Panjab Radio launches Alexa skill

Panjab Radio – the UK’s biggest Panjabi radio station – has launched its Alexa skill. The product has been developed by Nation Broadcasting’s in...

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