Digital Audio story of the week
Chris Moyles nominated in the British Podcast Awards
Chris Moyles and The Chris Moyles Show on Radio X Podcast are amongst the radio shows shortlisted for an award at the British Podcast Awards 2019.
This year sees new special awards, voted for by the public, and every podcast that’s entered will be in contention for the Podcast of the Year. The judges will also choose a person or company that has championed the podcasting cause to win the Podcast Champion award.
Greg Burns returns to UK radio with Hits Radio show
Former Capital and Heart presenter Greg Burns is back on the radio in the UK with a weekend show on Hits Radio.
Greg moved to Australia to host mid-mornings on Nova in Sydney in 2016 and is currently hosting the new Bauer show from Australia before returning to the UK in the next few weeks.
Roman, Vick & Sonny sign up for Tuning In radio event
Capital Breakfast hosts Roman Kemp, Vick Hope & Sonny Jay are among the first confirmed speakers for Radiocentre’s Tuning In conference 2019.
They will join Diversity stars turned KISS presenters Jordan Banjo and Perri Kiely, radio and television presenter Angellica Bell, Bauer’s Steve Parkinson and The Times’ columnist Phillip Collins at the event on Tuesday 14th May at Picturehouse Central, London.
Spirit FM features in new BBC Two TV comedy show
A new BBC comedy, ‘Don’t forget the Driver’, featured radio elements recorded by Spirit FM last week.
The series, set in Bognor Regis is created by playwright Tim Crouch and co-written by actor Toby Jones.