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Over 50 radio stations to participate in Local Radio Day

Over fifty radio stations have now confirmed they will participate in this years’ Local Radio Day event. On the day itself, the 26th May, “proper” local radio stations will celebrate local radio engagement in the areas and communities they areproud to be a part of and broadcast to.

UKRD Announces new MD for Wessex FM

UKRD has confirmed that Rick Simmonds has been appointed as the new Managing Director of Wessex FM and will take up his post in early March.

Local Radio Day date announced for 2017

The date for this year’s Local Radio Day has been confirmed as Friday the 26th May.

David Jensen and Pat Sharp sign to UKRD's My Music Radio

Commercial radio operator, UKRD Group, this week launches a new radio brand, My Music Radio. Broadcasting nationally on free App, online at mymusicradio.co.uk and on DAB multiplexes in the South East, South West and North Yorkshire along with the small-scale DAB multiplex covering the city of Cambridge.

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UKRD Teases “My Music Radio” with Elton Competition

Radio operator, UKRD, has launched a “holding page” web-site for My Music Radio which teases the launch of the new national digital radio station scheduled for mid-November by allowing potential listeners the opportunity to win tickets for an Elton John concert in Germany in the summer of 2017.

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UKRD launches Encore Radio

UKRD's brand new national radio station dedicated to Musical Theatre launches today.

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UKRD Takes Cautious View on Further De-regulation

UKRD Group, the privately owned operator of 16 local commercial radio stations across England, has confirmed that it is urging a cautious response to recent calls for further de-regulation to Ofcom and is to make representations to the industry regulator and politicians shortly.

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UKRD’s Production team recognised at the 2016 Vox Awards

UKRD’s Senior Imaging Producer Adam Venton has won the ‘Best use of music’ award at the 2016 Vox Awards.

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UKRD’s Production Manager, Colin McGinness wins Two New York Festival International Radio Program Awards.

UKRD is celebrating today with the news that Group Production Manager Colin McGinness has won two Awards at the 2016 New York Festival International Radio Program Awards.

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Local Radio Day hailed “great success”

With almost 60 stations having registered to take part and many more indicating their support on the day itself, Local Radio Day has been hailed “a great success and a strong foundation upon which to build for the years ahead,” by UKRD’s Chief Executive Officer, William Rogers.

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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.

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Nation Broadcasting Acquires Sun FM

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