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Forum: Radio 19-09-2014, 09:02
Replies: 2,761
Views: 287,686
Posted By dpb
Nick Ferrari and Iain Dale have been coming from...

Nick Ferrari and Iain Dale have been coming from Edinburgh overnight/this morning so they won't be in Heart studios. I think Iain Dale was coming from Glasgow on drive last night but didn't hear it...
Forum: Radio 18-09-2014, 14:08
Replies: 19
Views: 1,073
Posted By dpb
Bauer's stations are doing a simulcast in...

Bauer's stations are doing a simulcast in Scotland from midnight:

http://www.clyde1.com/referendum/referendum-live/

Radio 4 and 5Live (and BBC English local radio and national Welsh and Northern...
Forum: Radio 18-09-2014, 08:59
Replies: 16
Views: 1,176
Posted By dpb
There would be two camps: The first camp would...

There would be two camps:

The first camp would be saying Radio 1 isn't as good as the pirate stations and how there should be loads of choice.

The second camp would be saying Radio 1 is downmarket,...
Forum: Radio 18-09-2014, 08:56
Replies: 11
Views: 1,144
Posted By dpb
Personally I can't see a Real Radio XS/Arrow...

Personally I can't see a Real Radio XS/Arrow merger but I'm wondering if Communicorp is waiting until any format relaxation? Either going their own way or maybe Gold would be something they could...
Forum: Radio 18-09-2014, 08:53
Replies: 2,761
Views: 287,686
Posted By dpb
I remember glitches in the days of GWR. One night...

I remember glitches in the days of GWR. One night Ram and Trent couldn't opt into their normal programming - Ram played non stop music (I presume driven locally as adverts still played), Trent...
Forum: Radio 17-09-2014, 10:52
Replies: 31
Views: 1,950
Posted By dpb
Bloomberg was on the national multiplex, DNN was...

Bloomberg was on the national multiplex, DNN was on the regionals in England and Wales.

DNN was a joint venture between Chrysalis, Capital Radio and GMG Radio using the newsteams of stations owned...
Forum: Radio 17-09-2014, 10:37
Replies: 450
Views: 24,699
Posted By dpb
I notice from Radio Today's e-radio e-mail that...

I notice from Radio Today's e-radio e-mail that Jon will be the guest in this week's podcast - and "pulls no punches in an explosive conversation about the BBC, the big commercial groups and...
Forum: Radio 17-09-2014, 10:33
Replies: 21
Views: 1,790
Posted By dpb
I think fair play to UKRD for keep the licence...

I think fair play to UKRD for keep the licence for so long - whether that was because they were determined to make it work or wanted to protect 96.4 - they have at least tried - many would have...
Forum: Radio 12-09-2014, 09:28
Replies: 101
Views: 5,733
Posted By dpb
I suspect the easiest option, given it has four...

I suspect the easiest option, given it has four services on at the moment, could be for the regional multiplex in Scotland to go national although with a frequency change and SBC to go on there.
Forum: Radio 12-09-2014, 08:57
Replies: 32
Views: 3,376
Posted By dpb
I like Steve and find him entertaining to listen...

I like Steve and find him entertaining to listen to but is his departure really going to make a difference considering he was on weekend afternoons?

I think Heart Scotland will go back up again,...
Forum: Radio 11-09-2014, 12:26
Replies: 7,690
Views: 677,144
Posted By dpb
It was obvious to me it was the production team....

It was obvious to me it was the production team. It will be interesting to see if Peter and Adrian cover such topics and if that is the case people's reactions on here.

I would guess they won't be...
Forum: Radio 11-09-2014, 12:22
Replies: 46
Views: 11,075
Posted By dpb
To my knowledge when they've done this...

To my knowledge when they've done this competition before they've waited until the next January before starting it all again.
Forum: Radio 03-09-2014, 08:48
Replies: 7,690
Views: 677,144
Posted By dpb
I think Richard has said his last show is on the...

I think Richard has said his last show is on the 24th.



Why would Simon Mayo leave one of the biggest shows in UK radio?
Forum: Radio 29-08-2014, 15:43
Replies: 48
Views: 4,910
Posted By dpb
I think he said September 12th.

I think he said September 12th.
Forum: Radio 29-08-2014, 09:12
Replies: 4
Views: 911
Posted By dpb
I can't see him being on the main Kiss station -...

I can't see him being on the main Kiss station - maybe Kiss Fresh although some sort of retro show on Kisstory might be interesting though. I imagine if it is on other Bauer stations it will be some...
Forum: Radio 29-08-2014, 08:48
Replies: 72
Views: 9,472
Posted By dpb
The use of Matt Berry on Absolute pre-dated...

The use of Matt Berry on Absolute pre-dated Absolute's ownership. If anything it seems to be less now than previously.



I don't think they are that obsessed. Absolute has been putting comedians on...
Forum: Radio 28-08-2014, 15:34
Replies: 72
Views: 9,472
Posted By dpb
Bauer Place - weekend network changes

Some changes/additions to the networking for Bauer's Place stations in Northern England and Scotland at the weekend including the addition of Paddy McGuinness on Sunday mornings and the Boogie and...
Forum: Radio 28-08-2014, 12:41
Replies: 5,744
Views: 538,968
Posted By dpb
A good presenter will always adapt to what the...

A good presenter will always adapt to what the station want from them. Anthony is a good example of this - his weekend overnight shows on LBC pre-Global were a mixture of serious and light topics...
Forum: Radio 26-08-2014, 16:17
Replies: 149
Views: 9,637
Posted By dpb
He's made a couple of references to not fading...

He's made a couple of references to not fading himself or Bobbi up. Not sure if that means he's got full or part control. Not that it really matters who is driving the desk.
Forum: Radio 26-08-2014, 11:05
Replies: 23
Views: 1,900
Posted By dpb
I presume Harris Tweed was referring to areas...

I presume Harris Tweed was referring to areas like Luton, Aylesbury, High Wycombe, St. Albans and Watford which fall within the London wide stations' TSAs so compete with them - even though in some...
Forum: Radio 25-08-2014, 16:47
Replies: 11
Views: 1,114
Posted By dpb
How many of the 100 have you programmed to be...

How many of the 100 have you programmed to be played on TeamRock though?
Forum: Radio 25-08-2014, 16:45
Replies: 45
Views: 3,284
Posted By dpb
Not at all, I'm just realistic about what public...

Not at all, I'm just realistic about what public bodies should be spending their money on. The fact I've looked into complaining about pirates should indicate that I'm not supportive of them.

This...
Forum: Radio 25-08-2014, 14:14
Replies: 45
Views: 3,284
Posted By dpb
Not sure why people are criticising Ofcom - the...

Not sure why people are criticising Ofcom - the policy to only look at pirate interference within MCAs has been around since the Radio Authority days for at least 18 years (probably longer) when I...
Forum: Radio 21-08-2014, 09:02
Replies: 6
Views: 853
Posted By dpb
Weren't Foxy and Guiliano doing breakfast on...

Weren't Foxy and Guiliano doing breakfast on Heart up until when they joined BRMB initially for drivetime (late 2009?).
Forum: Radio 21-08-2014, 08:55
Replies: 5,744
Views: 538,968
Posted By dpb
Why would they want to emphasis the AM licences...

Why would they want to emphasis the AM licences when they can point to all the FM stations seeing a growth?
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