1994 in British radio
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This is a list of events in British radio during 1994.
- January - Steve Wright becomes Radio 1's latest breakfast presenter.
- 27 March - The original BBC Radio 5 signs off after three and a half years on air. It is replaced the following day by BBC Radio 5 Live.
- 28 March – BBC Radio 5 Live first airs its overnight Up All Night show.
- 1 July - BBC Radio 1's last broadcast on mediumwave. Stephen Duffy's "Kiss Me" was the last record played on MW just before 9:00am.
- 15 July - BFBS ceases broadcasts in Berlin following the end of the Cold War, German reunification, and the withdrawal of British forces from the city, after 33 years.
- 28 March - BBC Radio 5 Live
- 15 April - Mix 96
- 1 September - 100.4 Jazz FM
- 6 September - 100.7 Heart FM
- Unknown - Premier Christian Radio
Closing this year
- 23 January - Brian Redhead, 64, British author, journalist and broadcaster