Tim Davie

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Radio Reunited - 90 Years of BBC Radio

(11) Comments | Posted 11 September 2012 | (00:00)

When the first BBC transmitter, known as 2LO, crackled into life on 14 November 1922, few could have guessed the impact that radio would have on our world. A few thousand enthusiasts, listening by headphones to primitive crystal radio sets, heard a news bulletin read by Arthur Burrows, the director...

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An Age-Old Question

(4) Comments | Posted 18 August 2012 | (00:00)

Next month, Radio 1 will make the biggest change to its schedule since announcing its plan to increase focus on younger listeners. Nick Grimshaw will take over the Radio 1 breakfast show from Chris Moyles in a move that has reignited a long-standing debate; should BBC radio stations target audiences...

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