Radio news & analysis
Digital prophets calling the doom of the old world are well past their sell-by date, says Mark Barber, planning director at the Radio Advertising Bureau.
More than 550 leaders from media agencies, media owners and advertisers celebrated creativity in the media business at the Campaign Media Awards, held at the London Hilton on Wednesday 19 October.
Hammerson, the retail property developer, has used a 13-feet automated mechanical model to showcase the wide variety of the Christmas gifts available at its shopping centres.
Bauer Media has repositioned its local radio portfolio in a bid to engage a wider audience.
Ikea's ad that featured tips on how to get a better night's sleep has won the Radio Advertising Bureau's October Aerial Award.
As Sunrise Radio, the South Asian station turns 25, Tony Lit, its managing director, reflects on 10 reasons why the station has been pioneering.
The latest Rajar results show the UK radio industry to be in great shape and should serve as a great wake-up call to advertisers, says Simon Kilby, head of marketplace at Bauer Media.
As 2014 hurtles towards its finale, all advertising data points to a year of two halves - part-fuelled, aptly enough, by football.
Magic, the Bauer Media radio network, has launched a new TV ad, ahead of going national on DAB in January.
Paul Domenet, founding partner and executive creative director, Johnny Fearless and Vicki Maguire, deputy executive creative director, Grey London gave us their take on a selection of ads from the month just gone.
The Radio Advertising Bureau has hired Lucy Barrett, the communications director at JWT, as client director.
The synergies within Bauer Media's newly expanded music portfolio are starting to be realised, with monthly music magazine Q partnering with Absolute Radio to create a CD featuring some of the biggest names in live music.
Footage from last week's Media Week Awards 2014 extravaganza, including interviews with some of the big winners on the night The Guardian, Maxus and PHD.
The UK's vibrant commercial media sector celebrated the year's best work at the Media Week Awards last night, attended by 1,400 executives from agencies, media owners, advertisers and production companies.
London's commercial radio stations have taken a pummelling to their weekly audience figures, with the big four all shedding listeners year on year and Heart's breakfast show sliding to sixth place.
Heart has been keeping a tight grip on its nine million weekly listeners, according to the latest Rajar radio audience figures.
Global made radio history yesterday, when it united its brands across the UK for its new charity Make Some Noise, and raised more than £1 million for disadvantaged children.
Radio is facing up well to new digital challengers, but budgets and listening figures don't tally, David Benady says.
Some things in the media business we liked in the week up to 3 October, and one thing we didn't...
Bauer Media is planning to expand its digital offering, transforming Magic into a national radio brand and introducing new younger-focused stations to its regional portfolio.
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