Adrian Serle appointed Communicorp Group CEO
Former Orion Media Chief Executive Adrian Serle is taking over from Gervaise Slowey as CEO of Communicorp Group.
BBC chair’s job proves turn-off for ‘big hitters’
Candidates reluctant to face budget cuts, regulator, MPs and low £100,000 salary
Financial Times (£)
Robbie Williams to perform for BBC Radio 2
BBC Radio 2 presenter Jo Whiley today announced that Robbie Williams will perform exclusively for the network in a special Radio 2 In Concert to be held on December 8.
Trevor Nelson moved to weekends on Radio 1Xtra
Ace is taking over the weekday morning show on 1Xtra, as Trevor Nelson moves to weekends only.
21 groups apply for London radio licences
A total of 21 groups have applied to operate a community radio station in London and other areas within the M25.
MPs call for over-75s licence fee reversal
The government faces pressure from a cross-party group of MPs to reverse the decision to burden the BBC with the full cost of licence fees for over-75s.
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Big brand ideas trump tech every time
C&C Group’s chief marketer explains why he is not one for following fads