Radio wins top award, Free Radio Christmas plus Bauer begins Mission Christmas ~ Behind the Mic
Nov 2014 Behind the Mic
Free Radio 80s becomes Free Radio Christmas for a month
Free Radio 80s across the West Midlands will be transforming into Free Radio Christmas, playing nothing but Christmas classics continuously during the festive period. For a whole month from November 24th to Boxing Day, the AM and DAB frequencies will be playing non stop songs such as The Pogues’ Fairytale of New York, All I Want For Christmas Is You by Mariah Carey and Band Aid’s Do They Know It’s Christmas?
Bauer Radio kicks off Christmas campaign for disadvantaged children
Bauer Radio has kicked off its Christmas campaign for disadvantaged children, Mission Christmas, with support from top celebrities including Ant & Dec and comedian John Bishop. Fundraising activities will be driven by local brands across the entire Bauer Radio Place Portfolio, with the stations tasking listeners to buy an extra gift or make a donation to help brighten up a child’s Christmas.
Who’s on Heart winner found after 11 months on-air
It took almost a year but Heart has found a winner for its £100,000 Who’s on Heart competition. The Global station started the promotion in January 2014 with three mystery voices, two of which were guessed throughout the year, with the final one going this afternoon. The winner was identified only as “Paul” who guessed the winning combination of Ben Miller, Stevie Nicks and Nigel Kennedy.