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Radio 4 Commissioning Round Launch

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On Monday 27th February, Radio 4 launched their Spring Commissioning round with a session in the Radio Theatre and on this page you can hear the audio from the opening session.

Gwyneth Williams, Controller of Radio 4, and Denis Nowlan, Network Manager of Radio 4, present this session where they discuss where BBC Radio 4 is at the moment and, the types of programmes they are looking for alomng with detail on the commissioning process.

Radio 4 audience research presented during this session has been removed from this content, if you are interested in seeing some of the audience research presentations to help you with your pitch, please get in touch with a member of the Radio 4 commissioning team.

In the downloads section of this page you can find the 2012 Commissioning Round Guidelines from Radio 4, which contain information about what Gwyneth and Denis covered in this session but with more in depth information about what you need to do for this particular round and the commissioning slots that are open.

There are also the "Working with Radio 4" documents which provide more information about the Radio 4 commissioning process both before and after pitching that you may want to read in order to familiarise yourself with this network's commissioning process.

You can find more of these working with the network documents on the Production & Delivery pages.

More information about Radio 4 and the network's commissioning process can be found on the Radio 4 pages.

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