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  • BBC Music announces plans for Glastonbury 2015

    BBC Music announces plans for Glastonbury 2015

    The world-famous Glastonbury Festival is one of the biggest events in the global music calendar, and with a combined audience of 37 million people enjoying the coverage across television, radio, Red Button and online in 2014, the best place to catch the action again this year will be on the BBC.

  • BBC World Service marks 1 billion downloads

    BBC World Service marks 1 billion downloads

    The BBC World Service has surpassed 1 billion podcast downloads, with latest figures showing downloads of nearly 28 million a month. The World Service is marking the milestone with a selection of 10 ‘must listen’ programmes for podcast enthusiasts around the world.

  • Asisat Oshoala wins BBC Women’s Footballer of the Year

    Asisat Oshoala wins BBC Women’s Footballer of the Year

    Nigerian and Liverpool footballer Asisat Oshoala has won the BBC Women’s Footballer of the Year. The 20-year-old forward is the first player to win the new award from the BBC World Service, which is voted for by football fans around the world.

  • Radio 2 2015/16 second commissioning round opens

    Radio 2 2015/16 second commissioning round opens

    BBC Radio 2 have launched the second commissioning round for 2015/16 covering commissioning for Christmas, The Year of Literacy and Shakespeare and Radio 2 at 50.

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