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Frequency swap for Panjab Radio and Love Sport approved

Ofcom has approved a Format change for Panjab Radio and Love Sport to swap frequencies in London, after a consultation. The move will give Panjab Radio more coverage across Greater London on 558AM, whilst reducing Love Sport’s output to the North of the capital via 1584AM. Surjit Singh Ghuman MBE, Managing Director Panjab Radio told RadioToday: “The addition of Panjab Radio on 558AM in Greater London will further extend our reach into completely new areas for our target audience. This also d...
Tags: London, Top, Industry, Radio, Ofcom, Cma, Greater London, Alerts, West London, Panjabi, Panjab Radio, Surjit Singh Ghuman, Sunrise Radio, Community Media Association, Spectrum Radio, Love Sport Radio

Frequency change request for Love Sport and Panjab Radio

Ofcom has received a request from Love Sport and Panjab Radio to swap the format of each licence. Love Sport currently broadcasts London-wide with a coverage area of over ten million adults on 558AM on the licence originally started by Spectrum Radio in 1990. The Kelvin Mackenzie-owned station launched in March 2018 on AM and DAB and has had a format change approved last year to remove finance news from its character. Panjabi Radio is covering North London on 1584AM on the licence won by Lon...
Tags: London, Industry, Radio, Ofcom, Greater London, north London, Panjabi, Panjab Radio, Kelvin MacKenzie, Spectrum Radio, Love Sport Radio, Panjabi Radio, London Turkish Radio, ASSL, North London AM

'Mourinho won't find it easy to land top job' - Former Man Utd & Madrid boss is a 'problem', says Calderon

Jose Mourinho has been warned it will not be “easy to find a club that he really likes”, with Ramon Calderon considering the former Manchester United and Real Madrid boss to be a “problem”. Calderon, though, believes that Mourinho may prove too costly for leading sides in Europe, while questions will continue to be asked of his behaviour and supposedly outdated methods. The ex-Madrid president told Love Sport Radio of a man he has previously suggested could be taken back to the Santiago Bernabeu...
Tags: Europe, News, Manchester United, Real Madrid, Jose Mourinho, Madrid, Mourinho, Ramon Calderon, Santiago Bernabeu, Calderon, Love Sport Radio

Football fans to take over Love Sport Radio

Love Sport Radio is allowing fans to take over the station on Friday 3rd August to celebrate the launch of the new football season. For 12 consecutive hours the station will host club fan shows with fans, club journalists and ex-players all taking part. The fans are from club podcasts such as Fulhamish, Achtung Millwall, Beesotted and Last Word on Spurs. In addition, every evening from Sunday to Friday from 7-10pm there are club shows hosted throughout the season. Ex-players such as John Sala...
Tags: England, Radio, Chelsea, Premier League, Qpr, Spurs, Espn, Brentford, Fulham, Watford, Programmes, Wimbledon, Millwall, Charlton, Ledley King, Station News

Love Sport partners with St John Ambulance

Love Sport has formed a new partnership with St John Ambulance to promote the work of the service and its volunteers. To launch the partnership Love Sport and St John Ambulance are celebrating the “Unsung Hero” from the biggest World Cup match of each day during the tournament. Fans from the station’s existing fan shows along with fan guests from Yahoo’s daily World Cup TV show “The 32” offer up their thoughts and debate the unsung player that deserves recognition for their performance. Along...
Tags: England, Yahoo, Sales & Marketing, Radio, St John Ambulance, John Ambulance, Love Sport Radio, James Radford

Format change approved for Love Sport Radio

Ofcom has agreed a change to the character of service for London AM and digital station Love Sport, removing the requirement to provide business, entertainment and current affairs information. The licensee ‘A Spokesman Said Limited’ had requested the change for the service, which broadcasts on 558kHz as well as on DAB in the capital. The previous requirement was to provide a “broad-based 24-hour speech service for Londoners of all backgrounds and origins, focussing on business and finance, sp...
Tags: London, Radio, Ofcom, Station News, Kelvin MacKenzie, Love Sport Radio, Love Sport

Love Sport Radio partners Nocturne cycling event

AM and digital station Love Sport Radio has announced a partnership with the London Nocturne cycling event later this month. The Nocturne – this year sponsored by Mr Porter – has been running since 2007 and will see riders racing on folding bikes, penny farthings and fixed gear bikes – with both amateur and elite professionals competing. Around 20,000 people are expected to attend on Saturday 9th June. Love Sport Radio will be supporting the event through exclusive interviews, spot advertisin...
Tags: London, Radio, Ed Clancy, Porter, Local Radio, Station News, MR PORTER, Laurent Gauthier, OnTheRadio, Love Sport Radio, Kurt Edwards, Grant Young, Love Sport Radio Radio

Love Sport Radio launches 10 Fan Podcasts

Love Sport, in collaboration with XAPPmedia, is offering 10 of its fan programmes as podcasts designed for use on Smart Speakers. The radio station is now broadcasting on 558AM in London, DAB and digital platforms and via apps. It has been working with some of the UK’s club podcasters to let them have their own radio show. Each week their shows feature celebrity guests, fan callers and an in-depth preview of the week ahead with all the latest club news. Fulhamish, The Daily Cannon, The Fighti...
Tags: Google, UK, London, Podcasts, Radio, Alexa, Amazon Alexa, Love Sport Radio, Love Sport, Charlton Live, Kurt Edwards, Pat Higbie

Love Sport Radio wants to drop finance news

London medium-wave and DAB station Love Sport has asked Ofcom for permission to change its format – and remove the requirement to specifically cover business, finance and entertainment news. Ahead of its sale, the previous licensee of the 558 AM frequency – Spectrum Radio – got approval last October to change the character of service of the licence to remove focus on ethnic minority communities in London. Now, the regulator has begun a consultation to seek views from interested parties as to ...
Tags: London, Top, Industry, Radio, Britain, Ofcom, Spectrum Radio, Love Sport Radio, DAB station Love Sport, Spokesman Said Ltd

Love Sport launches on MW and DAB in London

Sports and news station Love Sport Radio has had its official launch this morning on digital radio and 558 MW across London.
Tags: London, Radio, Today, Radio Stations, On Air, Kelvin MacKenzie, Love Sport Radio

Love Sport Radio gets ready to launch on DAB

Love Sport Radio has been tweeting details of its upcoming launch, including details of the schedule.
Tags: London, Radio, Today, Programmes, Radio Stations, Kelvin MacKenzie, Love Sport Radio