Posts Categorized: Radio Industry

Ofcom report on a possible low-cost DAB platform for small radio stations

Posted by Bill Best & filed under Radio Industry.

Ofcom has published a research paper investigating the potential of small scale Digital Audio Broadcasting (DAB) transmissions using new lower-cost technologies. An experimental DAB multiplex was set up in central Brighton between 14 September 2012 and 27 January 2013, using open-source software to transmit DAB signals, rather than the hardware Read more +

CMA Chair Andrew David and Siren FM on Radio Today podcast

Posted by Andy King & filed under Radio Industry.

In this edition of The Radio Today Programme, Trevor Dann travels to Lincoln’s first community radio station, Siren FM. He is joined in the studio by Siren FM managing editor, and chair of the Community Media Association, Andrew David and creative director of Celador Radio, Richard Johnson, joins the conversation Read more +

Community Radio Work Experience opportunities at the BBC – London & Salford

Posted by Bill Best & filed under Education, Jobs, Radio Industry, Resources.

BBC Audio & Music is seeking to develop its relationship with communities across the UK by developing partnerships with community radio stations.  The department is offering a limited number of two-week work placements to gain new contacts, stories and experiences.   The BBC would also see this as developmental for the Read more +