10 posts about Audiences on this blog
Thursday 1 August 2013, 18:35
Chris Hutchings (Research Manager for Radio 4, 4 Extra and Radio & Music Interactive) discusses the latest Rajar results, which cover April - June 2013.
Thursday 16 May 2013, 14:15
Thursday 2 February 2012, 10:00
I have been waiting for my usual Rajar Day telephone call - this time it is long distance as I am on holiday.
It is rather good news so congratulations to everyone who has contributed to our programmes. Chris Hutchings is our new audience guru here on Radio 4 so I thought I would pass you onto...
Thursday 27 October 2011, 14:20
Yesterday on my way out of Broadcasting House to have lunch with Libby Purves, I met George Soros in the lift - he had just been a guest on Stephanie Flanders' new series Stephanomics. Before I left the office I listened back to Umberto Eco (what a voice; what books) interviewed for Front Row with...
Wednesday 8 June 2011, 18:43
Editor's note: This episode of Thinking Allowed is now available to listen to on the Radio 4 website - PM.
'Nice to see you in the flesh' said the man in front of me in the Wellcome Collection buffet queue.
'Oh well, it's nice to be here', I said hoping to stave off the usual remarks which follow...
Wednesday 1 June 2011, 16:59
Editor's note: Neil Brand is a highly experienced radio playwright and award-winning composer/lyricist who with director David Hunter is responsible for today's Afternoon Play: The Big Broadcast which you can hear online for the next seven days. Here Neil relates the evolution of The Big Broadcast from...
Thursday 12 May 2011, 01:01
"Rather fabulous" - she really did say that a moment ago on the phone. I am referring to our Radio 4 audience guru, Alison Winter. It was a momentary lapse as she is, as you might expect when it comes to figures, well... measured... Thus you will gather that the first quarter RAJAR listening figures...
Thursday 28 October 2010, 09:00
I missed the much-discussed phonecall yesterday about the three-monthly Rajar figures so I went looking for Alison Winter, the Radio 4 audiences guru. We found a quiet corner and whispered the headlines to and fro. It's all rather good - actually I think very good. So congratulations to the programme...
Thursday 29 October 2009, 09:29
Well - the latest figures for Radio 4 are very, very gratifying. Indeed they are the best since a new measuring methodology was introduced a decade or so ago - and it's not possible to compare them with what happened before.
Briefly, 10.22 million people listen to at least 15 minutes a week - but lest...
Thursday 20 August 2009, 17:47
I went to the recording of The Now Show last Thursday night - the last of the current run. It's recorded at the Radio Theatre in Broadcasting House. Free - and a very jolly evening can be had. The News Quiz also records there - as do a lot of other BBC shows. Click here to find out how to get tickets...
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