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RAJARs, Sonys and more make it a good week for BBC Radio

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Emily Commander Emily Commander | 12:46 UK time, Thursday, 12 May 2011

Screenshot from RAJAR press release

RAJAR day - the publication of the latest listening figures for radio in the UK - brings promising results.

Over on the BBC Radio 4 and BBC Radio 4 Extra blog, Gwyneth Williams, Controller, describes the station's record reach of 10.8 million as "cheering". Read Gwyneth's blog post in full

And Adrian Van Klaveren, Controller 5 Live and 5 Live Sports Extra, celebrates not only the increase of listeners - up nearly 3% year on year - but also the seven Gold Sony Radio Academy Awards received this week. Read Adrian's post on the Radio 5 Live and 5 Live Sports Extra blog

Roger Wright, Controller, Radio 3 and Director, BBC Proms, outlines his busy week: "Proms booking opened on Saturday, the Sony Awards were on Monday night, the Royal Philharmonic Society Music Awards took place the following evening and today the latest set of listening figures have been announced." Read Roger's full blog post


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