24 posts about radio 1 on this blog
Monday 18 February 2013, 16:34
This isn't exactly what we envisaged when we proposed that February should be Access All Areas month on Radio 1.
Tuesday 12 February 2013, 14:53
Radio 1's Live Lounge website contains an archive of 426 sessions dating back to 2007, showing who played when, where and what they played.
Thursday 13 September 2012, 15:48
This Friday Chris bids farewell in his final Breakfast Show on Radio 1
Tuesday 21 August 2012, 11:10
Radio 1 Teen Awards 2012 and more: A round up a few things happening at Radio 1
Monday 9 July 2012, 13:17
We wanted to celebrate the fantastic multi-cultural youth talent that seems to seep out of East London.
Saturday 23 June 2012, 17:30
We have five stages, and a backstage feed, available to watch live on computer and on mobile.
Wednesday 30 May 2012, 14:03
The September launch was a hugely significant step for us. Not only were they a technical first for the BBC in many areas but they were also a game changing moment for what radio could be on the internet.
Friday 4 May 2012, 17:15
It's no longer about our audience contacting us, it’s about The Chris Moyles Show, Radio 1 and the BBC being a part of their daily conversation.
Wednesday 30 November 2011, 12:55
1Xtra Live is a stand-out event in the 1Xtra Calendar. A free event for more than 12,000 young music fans, in four cities. It's an opportunity for the station to get out on the road and showcase what 1Xtra is all about. It's also a chance for us to get out and meet our...
Wednesday 28 September 2011, 17:22
Senior producer Chris Johnson introduces the ideas and principles behind the new design in Building the Radio 1 and 1Xtra Home...
Tuesday 6 September 2011, 19:20
On the 5 live blog station controller Adrian Van-Klaveren has written a post detailing 5 live's coverage of the tenth anniversary of 9/11. He recalls where he was at the time (as I'm sure we've all done in the last few days):
At the time I was Head of BBC Newsgathering. I remember catching up with...
Thursday 28 July 2011, 09:17
Editor's note: Aled Haydn Jones produces Chris Moyles' breakfast show on Radio 1 and also presents the station's Sunday evening advice programme The Surgery, helping young people to understand and come to terms with everything from exam stress to depression and divorce since 1999. There's a special...
Thursday 21 July 2011, 10:10
After 13 years I'm setting down the Controllership of BBC Radio 1 (and 1Xtra and The Asian Network and BBC Popular Music). I've clearly believed passionately in really sticking at a strategy for the long-term, based on the understanding that real change only happens with sustained effort over long...
Thursday 16 June 2011, 15:33
Editor's note: A few weeks ago Richard outlined a new mobile project bringing together the social web and live events that the A&Mi team would be testing out at Radio 1's Big Weekend. Here's the promised update on how things went - PM.
'...If you're taking someone who's not your boyfriend or girlfriend...
Tuesday 14 June 2011, 10:42
Today we are making public a report which looks at potential synergies and savings within Radio 1, Radio 2, 6 Music and 1Xtra.
Friday 3 June 2011, 13:12
We wanted to hear the troops' stories and give them the opportunity to send messages to family and friends...
Thursday 5 May 2011, 19:43
At Radio 1's Big Weekend 2011 we are testing a new mobile feature that allows the audience to say "I'm here now" to their friends while watching their favourite artists throughout the day. The key thing is that they have to be present at a stage to check in.
So why are we doing this? This is an...
Tuesday 3 May 2011, 19:15
The Royal Wedding is tied up, done and dusted... and the music was my highlight. It was emotional, it had some new music (to my ears at least) bringing together hundreds of millions of people all listening and enjoying the same moment together. Whether you attended in person outside the Abbey, Buckingham...
Tuesday 22 March 2011, 13:50
We all know what it feels like to be tired right? I mean really tired. We love watching people go the extra mile for a good cause and 52 hours is a long time to be awake. 'BBC Radio 1's Longest Show Ever with Chris Moyles and Comedy Dave' hit the mark for many people, including me. Radio 1 listeners...
Tuesday 15 February 2011, 15:02
Editor's note: engineers in radio used to concern themselves with balancing audio and locating transmission towers but they now have a whole set of rather more pressing concerns - like how to stop slot cars spinning off the track when too many people tweet Scott Mills. Patrick Sinclair - a software...