BBC Trashing 13 UK Medium Wave Transmitters

… then, but I see they are not on the current list to lose MW yet. I’m not sure how the BBC would get on removing national MW services, e.g. Virgin Radio possibly still has some audience on MW. The Beeb’s decision is, of course, all to do with cutting transmitter running costs and the smaller but important costs of line-links and transmitter and mast maintenance. Of course, the longer term issue is what is going to happen to the MW band? The obvious answer I wish for is to see the …

The Best Internet Radio Stations?

Pete Naughton, who writes the podcasts and internet radio column for telegraph.co.uk, recently published a list of what he regards as “The Best Internet Radio Stations“. He’s divided these into a few categories: 1. Recently Added 2. General listening 3. World Music 4. Jazz & Soul 5. Throwback 6. Classical Music 7. Talk Radio Some interesting items here, including 192 Radio in Holland (retro pirate Radio Veronica) and AM 1710 Antioch OldTimeRadio Illinois playing American …