Maisie McCabe
Deputy Editor, Campaign and BPG Radio Awards Chairman

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Entries by Maisie McCabe

BPG Awards: Radio Awards Prove Why 90% of UK Tune in Every Week

(1) Comments | Posted 17 February 2016 | (14:58)

With Netflix dropping whole series in one day, the TV broadcasters delivering strong slates after strong slates and all the cat videos you could ever want right there on your phone, it's difficult to keep up with the best content. That can be particularly true when it comes to radio,...

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BPG Awards 2015: Old Voices, But Plenty of New Voices Too

(0) Comments | Posted 17 February 2015 | (15:21)

When the Broadcasting Press Guild's radio committee reconvened at the end of last year to talk about who we might honour in 2015 many of the old voices came up. But there were also some new ones as well. Alongside the obligatory documentaries and comedies from Radio 4 we had...

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Ex-Rockers Jarvis and Matthews Go Head-to-Head for Broadcaster of the Year at BPG Awards

(0) Comments | Posted 26 February 2014 | (17:25)

In this blog last year I challenged the commercial radio industry to ensure that one of their number was among the list of nominees for the BPG Radio Awards in 2014. I am delighted to say that for the first time in many, many years there is a...

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BBC Set to Triumph Over the Commercial Sector as the Radio Shortlist for the BPG Awards is Announced

(0) Comments | Posted 14 February 2013 | (16:18)

Are there any good programmes on commercial radio? I know from my experience covering commercial radio over the last four years that the answer is, undoubtedly, yes. However, the BBC's generous licence-payer funding and freedom from - dare I say it - the pressure of advertisers means the commercial sector...

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