September 10, 2018

Listening to America, nightly: Jonathan Capehart begins public radio show keyed to midterms

Midterms show begins; Moonves out in latest ‘Me Too’ episode; sleazy sheriffs; new BBC style on climate change
September 5, 2018

Rachael Bland death: BBC radio presenter dies after breast cancer struggle, aged 40

BBC radio presenter Rachael Bland has died after a lengthy struggle with breast cancer, aged 40.
September 3, 2018

Chris Evans to leave Radio 2 breakfast show, announces veteran DJ live on air

Chris Evans, host of the Radio 2 Breakfast Show, has announced live on air that he is leaving the station.
August 31, 2018

My Mojo Diet: Two years on

Two years ago video journalist Dougal Shaw went on a ‘mojo diet’ (mojo stands for mobile journalism). The diet involved ditching his normal, broadcast camera. […]
August 23, 2018

Thursday briefing: ‘Tax Facebook to pay for BBC’ – The Guardian

The Guardian Thursday briefing: ‘Tax Facebook to pay for BBC’The GuardianJeremy Corbyn sets out plan to reshape British media … Australian PM fights for political […]
August 20, 2018

Merger of 2 public radio ‘outsiders’ has something for both

Decades ago, NPR passed on pitches for “A Prairie Home Companion,” “This American Life” and “Marketplace.” A Minnesota-based company, PRI
August 1, 2018

Play well with others and other tips on growing audience

About once a month, when reporter Molly Fleming is on an assignment, she hears “Oh, I hear you on the radio.”
July 9, 2018

Secret of the impossible drone shot revealed

I’ve trained hundreds of BBC staff on how to use smartphones for news or social media but I can’t keep tabs on everything they do […]
July 4, 2018

Guido Fawkes reporter Ross Kempsell to join Talkradio as station’s first political editor

Guido Fawkes chief reporter Ross Kempsell has joined Talkradio as the commercial radio station’s first political editor. Kempsell will be on-air later this month. Talkradio […]
July 2, 2018

Pair lose ‘right to be forgotten’ over murder conviction as human rights court rules in favour of public’s right to access archived news

The public’s right to access archived news stories outweighs the “right to be forgotten” of people convicted of criminal offences, the European Court of Human […]
July 2, 2018

ITV seen as best quality local news source ahead of BBC and regional newspapers, new Ofcom data shows

ITV regional bulletins are seen as the best quality provider of local news, ahead of the BBC, according to survey data released by Ofcom. Some […]
July 2, 2018

PM presenter Eddie Mair leaving BBC after 30 years

Eddie Mair, presenter of BBC Radio 4’s PM, is to leave the corporation after more than 30 years. He is set to join commercial talk […]
June 27, 2018

Helen Thomas takes on new BBC England director role covering TV, radio and online output across country

Helen Thomas has been appointed director of BBC England, a new role designed to “better reflect all of the UK’s nations and regions”, the corporation […]