Radio

By Dominic Ponsford 06 February 10:53
Radio 4 claimed a record weekly reach in the last quarter of 2013 – its highest ever figure under the current Rajar measurement system which dates back to 1999.
By Dominic Ponsford 25 June 13:12
The BBC estimates that the audience for its global news output has increased by 7 per cent year on year to 256m.
By Dominic Ponsford 05 November 9:40
BBC London 94.9 continued to lose ground to commercial rival LBC in the third quarter of this year. Plus round-up of UK radio station listening figures for the third quarter of 2012.
By Dominic Ponsford 17 May 5:53

News radio stations saw listener numbers fall as radio listening across the board fell slightly in the first quarter of this year.

By Dominic Ponsford 04 August 5:48

Radio 4's flagship current affairs programme Today reached a record 7.18m listeners a week in the second quarter of this year, according to figures released today.

By Dominic Ponsford 28 October 4:41

Radio 4's Today Programme dipped down to 6.5m listeners a week in the third quarter of this year after an election-fuelled total of seven million in the second quarter of the year.

By Paul McNally 07 May 3:28

BBC Radio 4 has recorded its highest weekly audience in six years - narrowly missing out on returning above the 10 million listener mark for the first time since March 2003.

By Paul McNally 29 January 2:09

The global economic crisis and the US presidential elections have helped Radio 4 and the Today programme to their highest listening figures in more than six years.

By Paul McNally 29 January 1:41

Heat Radio's audience has overtaken the weekly celebrity magazine's UK circulation, according to official data released today by Rajar.

By Paul McNally 16 October 8:03

NME Radio has posted a weekly audience figure of 215,000 and a 0.1 per cent share of all radio listening in its debut set of results from Rajar.

By Paul McNally 16 October 3:54

The BBC's radio services have lost listeners to commercial radio for the second consecutive quarter - a move that the commercial sector claims is the result of relaxed localness rules introduced by Ofcom.

By Paul McNally 24 July 3:39

The home nations' failure to qualify for Euro 2008 has hit the listening figures for commercial speech station TalkSport, but