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Forum: Radio 14-09-2014, 15:34
Replies: 76
Views: 8,800
Posted By phildunk1986
I don't think there are changes to the overnight...

I don't think there are changes to the overnight schedules on other BBC Local Radio they will take BBC Radio 5 Live as usual. I think the BBC have justified this decision is that London is a 24 hour...
Forum: Radio 14-09-2014, 15:10
Replies: 76
Views: 8,800
Posted By phildunk1986
What I find strange is that the BBC have found...

What I find strange is that the BBC have found extra funds to keep live interactive programmes during the night on BBC London but a national network like BBC Radio 2 is losing a live interactive...
Forum: Freeview 11-09-2014, 19:07
Replies: 46
Views: 9,400
Posted By phildunk1986
At present ITV Be is broadcasting a preview loop...

At present ITV Be is broadcasting a preview loop between 05.30 - 06.00. This space is shared with CITV through the day and ITV3+1 in the evenings until midnight then The Store between midnight until...
Forum: Radio 31-08-2014, 21:20
Replies: 2,746
Views: 286,145
Posted By phildunk1986
The new all 80's show on Heart presented by Jason...

The new all 80's show on Heart presented by Jason Donovan has a great selection of music.

Do you think the new Global station will be a brand extension to Heart with a 80's and Club Classics...
Forum: Radio 07-08-2014, 06:12
Replies: 60
Views: 5,137
Posted By phildunk1986
Will Gompetz is the BBC's arts editor but he is...

Will Gompetz is the BBC's arts editor but he is also a presenter on Sunday mornings on BBC Radio Oxford.


http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p023xq0y
Forum: Radio 16-07-2014, 18:21
Replies: 48
Views: 4,743
Posted By phildunk1986
I think what is off putting about Dermot O'...

I think what is off putting about Dermot O' Leary's show is that nearly most of the playlist is made of new tracks. When Johnnie Walker, Billy Bragg, Sean Hughes and Janice Long presented the...
Forum: Soaps 17-06-2014, 22:29
Replies: 33
Views: 1,566
Posted By phildunk1986
You have a point all households now have digital...

You have a point all households now have digital so when the football is on ITV Coronation Street and Emmerdale could be on ITV2 in their normal time slots and the BBC could put Eastenders in the...
Forum: Radio 16-06-2014, 22:39
Replies: 5,731
Views: 537,956
Posted By phildunk1986
Maybe Dave Brown has been give a management role...

Maybe Dave Brown has been give a management role within Global or his contact has been renewed. Dave used to be a manager at the Smooth / GMG London Base as well as presenting the Saturday Motown...
Forum: Radio 13-06-2014, 07:13
Replies: 209
Views: 19,767
Posted By phildunk1986
There is Glastonbury coverage on BBC Radio 1 with...

There is Glastonbury coverage on BBC Radio 1 with Huw Stephens 13.00 - 16.00 Saturday & Sunday, BBC Radio 2 with Dermot O' Leary and Jo Whiley 16.00 - 19.00 Saturday & Sunday and there are lot of...
Forum: Radio 12-06-2014, 22:47
Replies: 209
Views: 19,767
Posted By phildunk1986
Pick Of The Pops is on from 13.00 - 16.00 as a...

Pick Of The Pops is on from 13.00 - 16.00 as a one off due to the Glastonbury coverage being on from 16.00 - 19.00 presented by Dermot O' Leary & Jo Whiley. Liza Tarbuck is on 19.00 - 21.00. On...
Forum: Radio 10-06-2014, 12:12
Replies: 209
Views: 19,767
Posted By phildunk1986
Lynn Parsons covered the late show for Richard...

Lynn Parsons covered the late show for Richard Allinson. Nicky Horne covered Lynn's overnight weekend show.
Forum: Radio 08-06-2014, 19:34
Replies: 130
Views: 18,179
Posted By phildunk1986
There was probably a bigger cull when Matthew...

There was probably a bigger cull when Matthew Bannister became controller of BBC Radio 1 in 1993.
Forum: Radio 08-06-2014, 18:12
Replies: 209
Views: 19,767
Posted By phildunk1986
Richard Allinson did a excellent programme on BBC...

Richard Allinson did a excellent programme on BBC Local Radio called Allinson's Albums which was a pre recorded programme first broadcast on BBC Radio Oxford then BBC Radio York and finally BBC Radio...
Forum: Radio 08-06-2014, 08:13
Replies: 130
Views: 18,179
Posted By phildunk1986
Richard Skinner only broadcast Midnight to...

Richard Skinner only broadcast Midnight to 2.00am. The network closed down for 3 hours until 5.00am until Early Show came on the air. Bob Harris broadcast midnight until 2.00am at first then the show...
Forum: Radio 07-06-2014, 16:24
Replies: 130
Views: 18,179
Posted By phildunk1986
Bob Harris was the first presenter to do...

Bob Harris was the first presenter to do overnights when BBC Radio 1 became 24 hours. At this time BBC Radio 1 was carried on AM and FM. To save costs the AM frequency was closed at midnight until...
Forum: Radio 07-06-2014, 10:33
Replies: 209
Views: 19,767
Posted By phildunk1986
I was surprised to tune into BBC Three Counties...

I was surprised to tune into BBC Three Counties Radio to find. Alex Lester is currently sitting in for Justin Dealey now until 12.00
Forum: Radio 07-06-2014, 00:17
Replies: 209
Views: 19,767
Posted By phildunk1986
Ken Bruce also started out on BBC Radio 2 hosting...

Ken Bruce also started out on BBC Radio 2 hosting the Saturday Late Show in the 1980's whilst hosting the BBC Radio Scotland weekday afternoon show.
Forum: Radio 06-06-2014, 23:55
Replies: 209
Views: 19,767
Posted By phildunk1986
Ken Bruce was moved to the Late Show in the early...

Ken Bruce was moved to the Late Show in the early 90's when Judith Chalmers took over mid mornings from him. At this time Chris Stuart was hosting the Early Show. Ken swapped Chris as he preferred...
Forum: Radio 31-05-2014, 23:46
Replies: 312
Views: 29,280
Posted By phildunk1986
BBC Nations and Regions may take the BBC World...

BBC Nations and Regions may take the BBC World Service or BBC Radio 2 whilst the World Cup is on.
Forum: Radio 22-05-2014, 19:39
Replies: 2
Views: 760
Posted By phildunk1986
Real XS could become The Arrow under Global /...

Real XS could become The Arrow under Global / Communicorp. The station could keep existing presenters and be 24/7 from Manchester. The station would also be on DAB in London.

Another option would...
Forum: Radio 05-05-2014, 17:22
Replies: 2,126
Views: 184,922
Posted By phildunk1986
The Yorkshire multiplex closes in 2015 so Global...

The Yorkshire multiplex closes in 2015 so Global have decided to replace Heart UK with Smooth Radio until then.
Forum: Radio 05-05-2014, 16:56
Replies: 2,126
Views: 184,922
Posted By phildunk1986
Heart UK in Yorkshire will be replaced by Smooth...

Heart UK in Yorkshire will be replaced by Smooth Radio London. Smooth will be coming off digital one soon.
Forum: Radio 28-04-2014, 23:18
Replies: 10
Views: 1,520
Posted By phildunk1986
Out of interest in the Wrexham / Chester area do...

Out of interest in the Wrexham / Chester area do you get Smooth North West on DAB and Smooth North Wales & Cheshire on DAB. If you only get one version of Smooth on local DAB Smooth North Wales &...
Forum: Radio 23-04-2014, 19:40
Replies: 16
Views: 2,356
Posted By phildunk1986
I think also that Communicorp / Global will...

I think also that Communicorp / Global will rebrand Real XS to the Arrow or XFM Classics or have a format change to play music from the 70's, 80's and early 90's. The station could the keep the...
Forum: Radio 20-04-2014, 09:33
Replies: 90
Views: 12,090
Posted By phildunk1986
What is more embarrassing they refer to as Rock...

What is more embarrassing they refer to as Rock Radio the Guardian used to own the station so they should know it was called Real Radio XS before rebrand.
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