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Rajar Q2 2014: Heart rebrand helps reach increase 20%

Rajar Q2 2014: Heart rebrand helps reach increase 20%

The expansion of the Heart brand reaped dividends for Global Radio in the second quarter as the network reached 9.07 million listeners a week, an increase of 20.4 per cent year on year.

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The Q2 Rajars show a high point for good old talk radio

The Q2 Rajars show a high point for good old talk radio

Today's Q2 Rajar results highlight several success stories for commercial and public radio, not least the popularity of talk radio, says Michael Williamson, head of radio, Amplifi at Carat.

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Richard Dunmall: 'It's a good day for the future of the radio industry'

Richard Dunmall: 'It's a good day for the future of the radio industry'

On the day Rajar results show that 36.8% of radio listening in the UK is now happening via a digital device, Bauer Media's group managing director of advertising, Richard Dunmall believes its time to celebrate.

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Rajar Q2 2014: commercial radio makes gains on BBC

Rajar Q2 2014: commercial radio makes gains on BBC

Commercial radio reported a slight rise in listeners in the second quarter of 2014, while the BBC stations posted slight falls overall, according to the latest Rajar audience figures.

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Rajar Q2 2014: Capital returns to London commercial radio top spot

Rajar Q2 2014: Capital returns to London commercial radio top spot

Double-digit growth in 95.8 Capital FM's reach since the last quarter has helped the station claw back the lead from Magic 105.4 in London's radio listening.

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ITV buoyant after surge in profits

ITV buoyant after surge in profits

ITV has said that it expects to outperform the market across the year as a whole, despite its total share of viewing declining by 5 per cent in the first half of the year.

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Rajar Q2 2014: Chris Evans attracts all time radio high of 9.91m listeners

Rajar Q2 2014: Chris Evans attracts all time radio high of 9.91m listeners

Radio 2 breakfast show DJ Chris Evans achieved an industry record number of listeners during the second quarter of 2014, attracting 9.91 million listeners a week.

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ITV's Adam Crozier: 'Work to be done' after losing out to C4 during World Cup

ITV's Adam Crozier: 'Work to be done' after losing out to C4 during World Cup

Adam Crozier, chief executive of ITV, has admitted there is "work to be done" to boost viewers after being outperformed for share of commercial impacts (SOCI) by Channel 4, despite its World Cup coverage last month.

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Record entries for Media Week Awards 2014: meet the judges

Record entries for Media Week Awards 2014: meet the judges

This year's Media Week Awards have attracted a record number of 563 entries from the UK's most innovative media companies.

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Outdoor grows 6.4% to £258.8m in Q2

Outdoor grows 6.4% to £258.8m in Q2

The UK's outdoor advertising industry returned to growth in the second quarter of 2014, propelled by transport and digital spend, according to new figures from the Outdoor Media Centre today.

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Jerry Wright explains the changes to regional newspaper figures

Jerry Wright explains the changes to regional newspaper figures

How did the recent changes to ABC's Regional Publication reporting come about and why were they introduced? ABC's chief executive Jerry Wright explains.

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Manning Gottlieb OMD lands HMRC account

Manning Gottlieb OMD lands HMRC account

HM Revenue & Customs has appointed Manning Gottlieb OMD to handle its media planning and communications channel strategy.

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My Media Week: Jon Slade

My Media Week: Jon Slade

This week, Jon Slade, commercial director, global digital advertising and insight, Financial Times, readies the FT's new attention-based CPM alternative - engaged time.

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Why 2014 won't be the year of mobile advertising

Why 2014 won't be the year of mobile advertising

It's been the year of mobile every year since 2008, but recent reports suggest we've finally made it.

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Forest slams ASA decision on DoH smoking ad claims

Forest slams ASA decision on DoH smoking ad claims

Smoking rights campaign group Forest has clashed with the Advertising Standards Authority and the Department of Health over claims in a television ad that smoking can cause "mutations" in the body.

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Maxus confirmed as world's fastest growing media agency

Maxus confirmed as world's fastest growing media agency

Maxus is the world's fastest growing media agency network over the last five years, while sibling MediaCom continues to be the biggest followed by Carat, according to agency evaluators Recma.

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Lori Cunningham out in Telegraph reshuffle

Lori Cunningham out in Telegraph reshuffle

Lori Cunningham, director of digital revenues at Telegraph Media Group, is believed to be another high-profile departure at the publisher.

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BT Sport continues to invest in football line-up

BT Sport continues to invest in football line-up

BT Sport continues to invest in its football coverage ahead of the new Premier League season starting next month.

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Clarification: Omnicom not late to the government review

Clarification: Omnicom not late to the government review

Campaign is pleased to clarify that Omnicom Media Group is on the government media buying shortlist and did not apply late to any part of the pitch process, handled by the Crown Commercial Service.

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Ocean announces judging panel for Art of Outdoor 2014 competition

Ocean announces judging panel for Art of Outdoor 2014 competition

Top creative and media stars, including Dare's Sean Thomson, M&C Saatchi's Elspeth Lynn and Robert Ffitch of MGOMD, have joined the judging panel for the annual Art of Outdoor digital competition.

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