2007 in British radio

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This is a list of events in British radio during 2007.

Events[edit]

Station debuts[edit]

Closing this year[edit]

Date Station Debut
29 January River FM 2003
23 March Saga 105.2 FM 2005
Saga 105.7 FM 2001
Saga 106.6 FM 2003
102.2 Smooth FM 2005
100.4 Smooth FM 2004
27 March 3C 1998
5 October Radio Music Shop 2006

Deaths[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Sarah-Jane returns to Heart FM for breakfast". Birmingham Mail. 5 December 2006. Retrieved 6 January 2012. 
  2. ^ "Titchmarsh gets weekly R2 show". Radio Today. 10 January 2007. Retrieved 11 February 2012. 
  3. ^ Channel 4 to challenge the BBC in digital radio, DTG News, 7 June 2006
  4. ^ "Source Radio AM Launch in Coventry University's FOCUS newsletter". Retrieved 1 April 2010. 
  5. ^ Lucy Lynch (7 March 2007). "Student radio will reach more ears". Coventry Evening Telegraph. Retrieved 1 April 2010. 
  6. ^ "Parsons and Allen join Smooth". Radio Today. 21 March 2007. Retrieved 26 January 2012. 
  7. ^ a b Plunkett, John (23 August 2007). "Goodier Smooth show will be networked". Media Guardian (The Guardian). Retrieved 24 January 2012. 
  8. ^ Varma, Anuji (1 May 2007). "If she gets her head chopped off, it will serve her right; what BBC presenter said about mum Faye". The Sunday Mercury (Trinity Mirror). Retrieved 18 October 2013. 
  9. ^ Thelwell, Emma (25 June 2007). "Chrysalis sells three radio stations". London: The Daily Telegraph. Retrieved 18 December 2009. 
  10. ^ "Entertainment | Slurring presenter blames illness". BBC News (BBC). 13 August 2007. Retrieved 14 February 2012. 
  11. ^ Donovan, Paul (26 August 2007). "Foot in mouth". London: Times Online. Retrieved 14 February 2012. 
  12. ^ "TV's McGovern calls BBC 'racist'". BBC News (BBC). 31 August 2007. Retrieved 19 March 2014. 
  13. ^ "Exciting news: Heat Radio has JUST launched!". Heatworld. 25 September 2007. Retrieved 2 June 2012. 
  14. ^ "Radio 1 Established 1967". bbc.co.uk. Retrieved 18 December 2009. 
  15. ^ "Parkinson leaves his Radio 2 show". BBC News. 19 October 2007. Retrieved 18 December 2009. 
  16. ^ "Parkinson bows out with honour". BBC News. 29 December 2007. Retrieved 18 December 2009. 
  17. ^ "BBC apologises for 'racial slur'". BBC News. 31 October 2007. Retrieved 14 February 2012. 
  18. ^ "Welsh stations ban Leon's debut single - X Factor News - TV". Digital Spy. 17 December 2007. Retrieved 12 February 2012. 
  19. ^ "BBC censors The Pogues' Christmas classic". The Daily Telegraph (Telegraph Media Group). 18 December 2007. Retrieved 16 December 2012. 
  20. ^ "Radio 1 backs down in Pogues row]". BBC News (BBC). 18 December 2007. Retrieved 16 December 2012. 
  21. ^ Knight, Sam (16 February 2007). "Broadcaster and critic Sheridan Morley dies". London: The Times. Retrieved 18 December 2009. 
  22. ^ Cleland, Gary (2 October 2007). "Veteran broadcaster Ned Sherrin dies of cancer". London: The Telegraph. Retrieved 18 December 2009. 
  23. ^ "Psychiatrist and broadcaster Anthony Clare dies". Reuters. 30 October 2007. Retrieved 18 December 2009. 
  24. ^ Young, Kevin (30 December 2007). "Ex-BBC DJ Greening dies aged 44". BBC News. Retrieved 18 December 2009.