Radio 1

Jo Whiley Falls Off Treadmill During Sport Relief Challenge (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 21.03.2014 | UK Sport

Radio 2 host Jo Whiley stumbled at the finish of a "life-affirming" 26-hour treadmill challenge, which ended with a £260,000 boost from supporters Co...

Nick Kicks Off Sport Relief Cycling Challenge

Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 17.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

Radio 1 presenter Nick Grimshaw has been joined by a host of famous faces including McBusted, Danny Dyer and Davina McCall as he rushes to complete a ...

Lovebox 2014: First Line-up Announcement Revealed

Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

MIA and Chase & Status have been announced as headliners of this year’s Lovebox festival, while Radio 1 favourite Annie Mac will be on hand with a s...

Nick Grimshaw's A&E Visit

Posted 03.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

Nick Grimshaw was forced abandon his Radio 1 Breakfast Show this morning when a freak accident saw him swallow a chunk of glass. Keen to reassure f...

Long Live Radio

Caroline Feraday | Posted 18.02.2014 | UK Entertainment
Caroline Feraday

Every week still it seems that I hear that something new will "kill the radio star". Spotify will kill off radio, Pandora streaming will kill off radio, Nick Grimshaw will kill off radio. It won't. Technologies change, but radio isn't a piece of technology. It has a soul, it's a connection... it's my friend.

The Great British Porn Off

Jamie Stangroom | Posted 25.03.2014 | UK Comedy
Jamie Stangroom

I suppose I fit the criteria for a typical 'user' - I'm a single 20-something male, with no long-term relationships to my name, and I spend most nights alone in my room with my flatmate hurling abuse through my bedroom door that I'm 'using all the bandwidth', but I assure you that is because I'm writing and editing my sketches and radio-interviews, and not wasting the odd three hours perusing the darker side of the internet's super-highway. Honestly.

DLT 'Put Hand In Teen's Knickers' At BBC, Court Hears

PA | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

An alleged victim of veteran DJ Dave Lee Travis has told a court he pinned her up against a wall while presenting his Radio 1 show and put his hand in...

Caroline Frost

Frankie's 'Relax' Banned 30 Years Ago Today - Would It Be Allowed Now?

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

Incredibly, it's 30 years ago this week that ‘Relax’ by Frankie Goes To Hollywood was banned from the BBC playlist, with the enduring back story t...

Suprise MBE For Dance DJ

Posted 30.12.2013 | UK Entertainment

Radio 1 presenter and club DJ Pete Tong was a surprise name on the New Year Honours List, after being awarded an MBE. The 53-year-old received the ...

Was Simon Amstell's Point on Apartheid Taken Out of Context?

Edward Adoo | Posted 15.02.2014 | UK Entertainment
Edward Adoo

Comedian and Broadcaster Simon Amstell guested on the Radio 1 Breakfast Show and was pressured to apologise and branded a racist across on twitter and other social media networks after making an apartheid reference about Radio 1 and 1Xtra.

Simon Amstell Apologises For Mandela Comment On Radio One

The Huffington Post | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

Simon Amstell has said sorry after suggesting there was racial segregation between Radio 1 and its sister station BBC Radio 1Xtra with reference to Ne...

Facing My Taboo of STIs

James Emtage | Posted 04.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle
James Emtage

We've all just got to get over this. In a society where access to medication and medical staff is freely available, it is not only our right to get ourselves checked out, but our duty.

Radio 1 Is Chris Morris' Biggest Joke Ever

Gareth Ellis | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Comedy
Gareth Ellis

The genius behind this massive endeavour is Chris Morris, who orchestrated it all from his lavish secret office under BBC Broadcasting House.

Cancer Has Given Me an Inner Strength I Would Never Have Found Otherwise

Rachel Robyns-Laird | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Rachel Robyns-Laird

"It's not good news I'm afraid, Rachel, I'm sorry to have to tell you, you have cancer." It was exactly 11.30 when my doctor called me through. That sentence is all I remember about the appointment... One year later and I am loving life! I have not let cancer define me and I am finally getting my life back on track!

Why the Music Industry Needs Annie Mac

Carly Wilford | Posted 04.12.2013 | UK Entertainment
Carly Wilford

A well respected and shape shifting tastemaker, DJ, radio presenter and now proud mother, Annie Mac has set her own standard. In a mainly lad led industry she stands shoulder to shoulder with the guys who look up to her.

Will Moyles Return To Radio?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.09.2013 | UK Entertainment

Chris Moyles has announced he will not return to radio. The former Radio 1 DJ said: "I kind of feel like I've closed that chapter of my book and no...

'I'm In No Rush To Get Back In Shape'

Posted 04.09.2013 | UK Entertainment

Fearne Cotton has insisted she is in no rush to get back in shape following their birth of her son Rex six months ago, as she 'doesn't give a crap' wh...

Mary Anne Hobbs, Sara Cox and My Other Inspirational Women

Annie Mac | Posted 01.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Annie Mac

There's a lot of women in the radio industry that are just really good friends and have nothing but real respect for each other.

WATCH: Radio 1's Chris Stark Strikes Again!

The Huffington Post UK | Ashley Percival | Posted 15.08.2013 | UK Entertainment

Remember when Radio 1's Chris Stark became an internet sensation with his awesome Mila Kunis interview? Well, it looks like he's about to go viral all...

My First Time in Ibiza With Radio 1

B.Traits | Posted 01.10.2013 | UK Entertainment
B.Traits

This weekend I'll be packing my swim suit, sun block, and sunglasses into my usual DJ tool fitted travel bag. I'll be heading to the iconic Balearic Island that is Ibiza, to join my fellow Radio 1 DJs for my first 'BBC Radio 1 in Ibiza' experience.

'Bisexual? Me? I Don't Think So'

The Huffington Post UK | Ashley Percival | Posted 30.07.2013 | UK Entertainment

Harry Styles may be linked to a constant stream of women, but that hasn't stopped some fans whispering that there may be more to his bromance with Rad...

The Week That Was

Carla Buzasi | Posted 12.09.2013 | UK
Carla Buzasi

Walking around London this week, you'd be forgiven for thinking half the capital had been taken over by zombies, with tourists and locals alike standing stock still, gazing upwards with mouths agog. The reason? Not that strange orb of light in the sky we'd half forgotten even existed, but the tiny moving dots making their way up the Shard. On Thursday at 4.30am, six women from Greenpeace set out with a mission to climb London's latest addition to the skyline, with the sole intention of highlighting Shell's plans to drill in the Arctic...

'I Thought I Was Paralysed'

PA | Posted 11.07.2013 | UK Entertainment

Sara Cox has told of the moment she thought she'd be paralysed after falling off a horse. The Radio 1 DJ broke her collarbone, fractured her femur ...

Stack the Deck in Your Favour

Jameela Jamil | Posted 30.08.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Jameela Jamil

Young people aren't work shy, they just need the experience, training and direction to get the jobs they're fighting for. Use everything at your disposal, nothing is destined or fated - that's naïve thinking - but make sure you stack the deck in your favour. Let employers know exactly what you can do, and grab every opportunity.

Forget the Thrills, Every Job Seeker Needs to Be a Skill-Seeker

Jameela Jamil | Posted 10.08.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Jameela Jamil

One of the perks of growing up, but also one of the biggest challenges, is making decisions about the future. Deciding what kind of job you want, whether you want to finish school or whether you want to go to university are huge choices to make.