Biz  |  26 Dec 2015

NHS Choir replaces Bieber to #1 in UK Official Charts

MUMBAI: Justin Bieber’s unique run at the Top 2 of the UK Official Charts finally come to an end with the NHS Choir replacing the pop star, thanks

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Biz  |  25 Nov 2015

Two months of Frank Sinatra on BBC Radio 2 to celebrate his centenary

MUMBAI: 12 December is remembered as Frank Sinatra’s birth anniversary, and BBC Radio 2 announced a set of programs to celebrate what would have be

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Biz  |  16 Nov 2015

BBC Radio 2 raised around ú57 lakh for Children in Need

MUMBAI: A series of live auctions, text-in competitions and fundraising events which was organised to support this year’s Children in Need, managed

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Biz  |  29 Oct 2015

Growth in listening of digital radio in UK

MUMBAI: The reach of all UK radio stations, put together, fell by 0.7 per cent in Q3 2015 as compared to Q2 2015.

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Biz  |  06 Aug 2015

RAJAR Q2 2015: Listening share of all BBC Radio is 53 per cent

MUMBAI: Figures released by RAJAR show that BBC radio stations, as a collective, managed to reach out to 35 million listeners, per week, as per the

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Biz  |  09 Jul 2015

Radio 2 commemorates the Battle of Britain 75th Anniversary

MUMBAI: Chris Evans’ Breakfast Show will come live from Biggin Hill Airport in south east London, the most iconic of Britain’s fighter stations.

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Biz  |  17 Mar 2015

BBC Radio celebrates Easter with raft of religious programming

MUMBAI: Central to this year’s Easter offering on TV will be actor David Suchet’s extra special journey, retracing the footsteps taken by St Peter

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Biz  |  05 Feb 2015

BBC Radio 6 Music achieves new feat of 2 million weekly listeners

MUMBAI: Five years after almost getting the axe, BBC's Radio 6 Music hit 2 million weekly listeners; a first for the digital radio.

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Biz  |  20 Nov 2014

BBC One, Radio 1 and Radio 2 to unite for star studded BBC Music Awards

MUMBAI: BBC One, Radio 1 and Radio 2 are to unite for a live simultaneous broadcast in celebration of the best in popular music from across the BB

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Biz  |  11 Oct 2014

Radio 2 to launch new overnight schedule

MUMBAI: BBC Radio 2 today announces ‘After Midnight', a new live show seven nights a week from 12midnight to 3am, hosted by Janice Long (Mon-Thur)

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Biz  |  10 Oct 2014

BBC launches music awards to compete with Brit Awards

MUMBAI: The BBC, in a move to increase music content on its channel, has launched new ambitious music initiatives including the BBC Music Awards as

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