UBC Media report 17% turnover growth
UBC Media, owner of Unqiue, Smooth Operations and Above The Title, have sighted video and web content as a key driving force towards a 17% turnover increase this year. The company, which also owns 40% of Audioboo, also reported a healthy cash balance of £3m.
Musical radio station to launch
Wish Buddah and Mothership Management are to set up an online-only radio station that will be dedicated to musical theatre. The station, which is to be named Stage Door, will seek funding in its first year via crowd sourcing website Indiegogo.
Date set for Global Radio’s Competition Commission tribunal
A date of July 3, 2013 has been set for a Case Management Conference to debate the Global-GMG Radio deal where Global Radio is challenging the CC on various judicial review grounds. July 3 is also when the RadioCentre Members Conference and the Arqiva Commercial Radio Awards takes place.
Key 103 Live event announces The Wanted, Union J and more
Key 103 have announced the final acts for their Key 103 Live event on July 28 at Manchester Arena. The new acts will join previously announced artists, Dizzee Rascal, Rudiemntal, Olly Murs and others.
talkSPORT sign Mark Cavendish
BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2011 and cycling star Mark Cavendish will guide talkSPORT listeners through this year’s Tour De France in a series of audio sessions. An interview with Danny Kelly will also air on June 29th.