Radioplayer innovates car adapter, Farage on LBC plus Global launches charity ~ Behind the Mic
Sep 2014 Behind the Mic
Nigel Farage gets LBC phone-in slot alongside Nick Ferrari
Nigel Farage is to get a regular phone-in slot on Nick Ferrari’s LBC radio show. The Ukip leader’s first programme will began at 9am last Friday and will continue to appear fortnightly. Like other political figures who appear on the show – Nick Clegg, Boris Johnson and Harriet Harman – he will field questions from listeners.
Make Some Noise, Global’s newly formed charity, will award grants to projects across the country that help children and young people affected by illness, disability, bereavement or lack of opportunity. The charity has already begun on-air activity across all eight Global brands.
Capital FM’s London breakfast duo are going national each Saturday for three hours in addition to their current weekday show. Dave Berry and Lisa Snowdon have hosted the London show since 2012 after replacing Johnny Vaughan.