Industry News Stories
Absolute Radio 90s rejoins D1 national mux
Absolute Radio 90s is going back on the Digital One national DAB multiplex, three years after making way for Magic.
Local Radio Day date is announced for 2018
The date has been confirmed as Friday the 25th May. Now in its third year, Local Radio Day has established itself as a platform for “proper” local radio stations from across all parts of the sector to come together and celebrate local radio itself and the engagement it has with the people, communities and areas it broadcasts to.
UK ad spend up for 8th consecutive year although growth to slow in 2018
UK ad spend rose in 2017, outperforming the Advertising Association (AA) and Warc’s projections of 3.1% growth by 0.3%. For the eighth consecutive year, spend was up, hitting a record high of £22.1bn in 2017. It also also expected to rise again in 2018, by a thinner margin of 2.8%.