Nation Broadcasting joins Local Radio Day Initiative

UKRD Group Ltd

8:58am 27th April 2018

Nation Broadcasting, with its five local radio stations in Wales; Bridge FM Radio, Swansea Bay Radio, Radio Carmarthenshire, Radio Pembrokeshire and Radio Ceredigion will participate in this year’s Local Radio Day.

Group Managing Director, Martin Mumford, said on confirming Nation Broadcasting’s involvement for a third successive year, “The Award-winning initiative Local Radio Day helps highlight to opinion formers the great work our local stations play in their respective areas for listeners and local businesses.”

Local Radio Day provides a platform for “proper” local radio stations to come together and celebrate local radio itself and the engagement it has with the people, communities and areas it broadcasts to.

William Rogers, UKRD’s Chief Executive Officer added “I am delighted, that in just three short years Local Radio Day has grown into an annual industry event that sees so many like-minded radio operators unite and celebrate this important part of the radio industry”.

More than 50 proper local radio stations, including those owned and operated by Nation Broadcasting and UKRD are now signed up to participate in this year’s initiative, all of whom will receive a bespoke Local Radio Day production package, Logos and additional support from UKRD. Anybody working at a local radio station and wanting to participate in the day should contact UKRD’s Group Content Director, Dave Coull (dave.coull@ukrd.com).

Share This Story

Most read
UKRD FB

New Deputy Group Content Director - Promotions and Ideas for UKRD Group

Commercial radio operator, UKRD Group, has today announced the appointment of Nick Hancock to the position of Deputy Group Content Director – Promotions and Ideas.

UKRD FB

Digital Pop-Up Radio Stations for Christmas

Commercial radio operator, UKRD Group, has today announced that it will be launching ten digital pop-up Christmas radio stations this year.

Newer article

Nation Broadcasting Acquires Sun FM

UKRD News: UKRD station, Sun FM, based in Sunderland, has been acquired by Nation Broadcasting.

Older article

Local Radio Day date announced for 2018

UKRD News: The date for this year’s ARIA Award Winning “Local Radio Day” has been confirmed as Friday the 25th May.