We provide a voice for commercial radio in the UK in all matters relating to government policy and regulation.
The DCMS have announced its plans to modernise the regulation of UK commercial radio. This follows a report from Ofcom last year, signalling their support for deregulation. Radiocentre’s CEO Siobhan Kenny blogs in response to the announcement, asking “How did we get here?’ and ‘Where do we want to be?’.
The Department of Culture Media and Sport today (13 February) announced its plans to modernise the regulation of commercial radio in the UK. This follows a report from Ofcom last year, signalling their support for deregulation.
On Wednesday 25 January, Radiocentre attended the launch of GTN’s new research at Soho House in Dean Street, London.
A positive change: New rules ban the advertising of high fat, salt and sugar food and soft drink products in children’s media
Following a full public consultation, the Committee of Advertising Practice (CAP) has today announced tough new rules banning the advertising of high fat, salt or sugar (HFSS) food or soft drink products in children’s media.
The Government is being urged to make changes to protect local radio and secure its significant public service contribution for the future.