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  • James Naughtie appointed Special Correspondent for Radio 4

    James Naughtie appointed Special Correspondent for Radio 4

    James Naughtie will become Special Correspondent for BBC Radio 4 in January 2016, after 21 years presenting the Today programme.

  • BBC Proms return to BBC World Service

    BBC Proms return to BBC World Service

    The BBC Proms will return to the BBC World Service this year, with six programmes showcasing some of the most memorable moments of the 2015 season for audiences across the globe.

  • BBC Radio 1’s Residency welcomes back James Blake with new additions SBTRKT and Breach

    BBC Radio 1’s Residency welcomes back James Blake with new additions SBTRKT and Breach

    BBC Radio 1 today announced the return of Mercury Prize winner and Grammy nominee James Blake to BBC Radio 1’s Residency, alongside new additions Breach and SBTRKT. The three DJ’s will join George Fitzgerald, Heidi, Skream, Kaytranada, and Hannah Wants, who are all part of the Radio 1 Residency team.

  • BBC Proms announce 2015 Inspire Young Composers’ Competition winners

    BBC Proms announce 2015 Inspire Young Composers’ Competition winners

    Five talented young composers have been announced as the winners of the BBC Proms Inspire Young Composers’ Competition 2015 – the culmination of the BBC Proms’ annual scheme that gives the nation’s brightest young composers aged between 12 and 18 years old the opportunity to expand their musical horizons and get a taste of what it means to be a composer in the 21st century.

  •  Woman’s Hour Power List 2015 - influencers revealed

    Woman’s Hour Power List 2015 - influencers revealed

    BBC Radio 4’s Woman’s Hour has revealed its Power List of top 10 influencers in a special programme today, presented by Jane Garvey and Jenni Murray and broadcast live from BBC Radio Theatre. The list features women involved in areas ranging from politics and fashion to journalism and entertainment.

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