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  • BBC Radio 1 50th Birthday Quiz

    September 08, 2017 6:00 AM

    BBC Radio 1 turns 50 years old this month but how much do you know about the history of the world's most famous radio station?

  • Rob DJ's Monday Night Pub Quiz

    September 07, 2017 6:00 AM

    As BBC Radio 1 celebrates its 50th birthday this month, I thought I'd recreate one of the station's most memorable features. A special anniversary edition of 'Rob DJ's Monday Night Pub Quiz' as originally heard on Chris Moyles' show.

  • BBC Radio 1's 10 Greatest Achievements

    September 05, 2017 6:00 AM

    Radio 1 has been one of the biggest constants in my life, so to celebrate the station's 50th birthday, I've put together a countdown of the station's ten biggest achievements in my lifetime and the memories wrapped up in them.

  • Once Upon A Time In Enfield

    August 07, 2017 6:00 AM

    Whether you believe the Enfield Poltergeist was evidence of a real haunting or not, there's no doubt that the story had an enormous impact at the time. After all, the media relies on public interest to sustain a story. The Enfield Poltergeist was widely covered in newspapers, books, radio and TV at the time and continues to fascinate. So how could this seemingly simple haunting have had such a large impact over such a timespan?

  • My BBC Radio Interview On The Dangers Of Underground Exploration

    July 06, 2017 8:12 AM

    Over the last few days, two groups of urban explores have become last in a vast network of tunnels under Box in Wiltshire. Having previously been interviewed by Radio 4 and Radio Wiltshire on the topic of underground exploration, the Beeb once again contacted me to give my opinion on the dangers of exploring Box Quarry.

  • Do Mysterious Fast Radio Bursts Mean Aliens Are On Their Way To Earth?

    April 28, 2017 8:21 AM

    A new Harvard study has suggested that mysterious signals from space could be a power source for an extraterrestrial spacecraft and if that's the case then aliens could be headed this way.

  • Future Hit: 'Lick Da Sweat'

    September 04, 2016 11:34 AM

    After ten years working in the radio industry, I know a hit when I hear one and I can tell you that The Button Pushers have a huge smash on their hands.

  • Haunted Doll Ghost Box EVP Recordings With GhostArk

    March 02, 2016 9:01 PM

    This is a Rose, a doll I managed to get hold of which is supposedly haunted. I used the GhostBox’s 'radio sweep' function (also known as a spirit box or ghost box) to try to capture EVP.

  • The Parapod Podcast Review

    March 02, 2016 7:33 AM

    I've written about radio shows before and I've of course written about the paranormal before, however I've never reviewed a podcast but Ray Peacock and Barry Dodd's show, The Parapod has inspired me to write a review.

  • GhostArk Instructions & Video Tutorials

    February 10, 2016 1:40 AM

    GhostArk, the world's first all-in-one piece of ghost hunting kit. The device's main features are a ghost box which scan radio frequencies, EVP recorder and a loop function for creating sound traps.

  • A Week Of Chris Moyles On Radio X

    September 25, 2015 12:21 PM

    It wasn't really fair to review the show based on the first day as really it felt more like a one-off reunion show rather than something real and longterm, so I thought I'd make the effort to listen for a week and then give my thoughts.

  • Chris Moyles Is Back

    September 21, 2015 6:56 AM

    Today Chris Moyles made his long awaited return to radio and launched a brand new radio station in the UK, well he re-launched Xfm as Radio X.

  • Radioactive Spider Bite: Unwanted Accident Claims Call

    September 07, 2015 6:10 PM

    Speedy Claims in Manchester called for the third time this week so I asked if I could get compensation for a radioactive spider bite I was unfortunate to receive.

  • How To Run A Radio Mystery Voice Competition

    July 03, 2015 5:30 AM

    Dan James is back on 106. 9 The Owl with the soundtrack to your lunchtime, including the latest song from new boyband, Tigermoth... He'll also be giving you the chance to win a cool grand, all you need to do is identify the mystery, celebrity voice... If you think you know who it is give us a call...

  • One Of My Pranks Ends Up On Heart

    May 23, 2015 2:34 PM

    I'd been having fun annoying a certain car trading firm and it got spotted by a friend on my Facebook who happens to have a radio show on Heart London.

  • Australian Radio Network, SCA Launches Hyrbid Radio/Video Show

    May 17, 2015 8:04 PM

    The Australian radio network Southern Cross Austereo has launch a new hybrid show called YouTube Hits which aims to pull in radio listeners as well as YouTube viewers.

  • I Got A Bite From A Radioactive Spider

    May 15, 2015 1:13 PM

    Speed in Manchester called for the third time this week so I asked if I could get compensation for a radioactive spider bite I was unfortunate to receive.

  • How To Get Your Favourite Song Played On The Radio

    March 06, 2015 6:30 PM

    DJ Dan James is back on 106. 9 The Owl with Total Request Twenty. Twenty songs all chosen by you! Hear his chat with Nigel from Rexham.

  • Pirate FM Launches Daily News Videos On YouTube

    October 06, 2014 10:55 AM

    Cornish radio station, Pirate FM has today published the first of its new daily news videos on YouTube.

  • Chris Moyles Makes His Comeback On YouTube

    September 01, 2014 1:59 PM

    The saviour of Radio 1, Chris Moyles stood down from his coveted role as host of the BBC Radio 1 Breakfast show in 2012. Since then he's has made his return to the public eye via YouTube, clearly understanding the value and reach of the platform.

  • More YouTube Stars Head For Radio 1

    August 31, 2014 12:37 AM

    Following the success of YouTube stars Dan & Phil, Radio 1 boss Ben Cooper is once again looking at a new breed of talent as his stations future.

  • More Music Lunchtime - Local Radio Feature

    August 08, 2014 2:54 PM

    Dan James is back on your favourite hit music stations with more music than anyone else around. On the more music lunchtime we don't play you seven songs in a row like everyone else, we play you seven songs at once.

  • Harlem Shake Radio Stations

    Harlem Shake UK Radio Edition

    May 15, 2014 7:57 PM

    The Harlem Shake is a meme which is spreading around the world. Thousands of 30 second clips of people dancing have been uploaded to YouTube.

  • Working In The UK Radio Industry In Infographics

    February 13, 2014 2:55 PM

    To celebrate the end of my ten year career in the UK radio industry, I've put together some facts and figures which I've discovered along the way... Is everyone in radio either gay or a geek? Are there really more male presenters than female? How do financial budgets vary between the commercial I...

  • Gaydar Radio To Close After Over 10 Years Of Broadcasting

    January 03, 2013 4:14 PM

    Gaydar Radio has announced that it is to close after more than ten years on air. The station which is the UK’s largest station for the LGBT community will cease broadcasting on 7th January 2013, handing its licenses over to Manchester community station Gaydio.

  • The Aussie radio prank that went wrong

    December 07, 2012 12:43 AM

    I feel bad for Southern Cross Austero, so unfortunate.

  • Rita Ora And Harry Styles Back Radio 1's First Gay Breakfast Host

    September 15, 2012 4:03 PM

    Singer Rita Ora and One Direction band member Harry Styles show their support for BBC Radio 1's first out gay breakfast show presenter, Nick Grimshaw.

  • Chris Moyles: The End Of An Era

    September 05, 2012 11:17 PM

    Moyles' last show airs on Radio 1 on Friday 14th September, here's a few reasons why I'm going to miss him.

  • The Secrets Of The BBC's Wartime Broadcasting Service

    July 17, 2010 4:25 PM

    The BBC's Wartime Broadcasting Service first went in to operation during the Second World War, the service was updated and on standby throughout the Cold War with studios and broadcast equipment hidden in secret bunkers across the UK.

  • Steve Higgins Talks About An Underground Fire In Corsham

    February 11, 2009 3:40 PM

    I was asked to appear on local radio to talk about a fire which broke out underground at Monks Park Quarry. I spoke to the news teams about the layout and history of the quarry, and about the conditions firemen may be facing underground.

  • London's Haunted Radio Studio, Leicester Square

    March 18, 2008 5:58 PM

    When I first started working at Capital FM in London, I was told of the building's gruesome past which is been blamed for plenty of unexplained happenings in the building for years.

  • Yate Travel Guide

    October 12, 2007 9:51 PM

    Listen to the spoof travel guide I made on the small town of Yate near Bristol for the local radio station, Original 10.65.

  • Steve Higgins Talks About Urban Exploration On BBC Radio Wiltshire

    October 17, 2006 2:36 PM

    BBC Radio Wiltshire take me into the bowls of the BBC building in Swindon where I was asked why he likes to go underground and the legality of exploring underground Wiltshire.

  • Steve Higgins Talks About Corsham Tunnels On GWR Wiltshire

    October 25, 2005 1:00 PM

    Steve Higgins of talks to a local news team in a brief feature about the Ministry of Defence's plans to sell the Corsham tunnel complex.

  • Vague Horoscope: Pisces

    March 26, 2004 11:56 AM

    An old hospital radio feature of mine from 2004. I'm not sure anyone outside of the wards has ever heard this. Actually, poor patients, this must have confused them.

  • 'Subterranean Stories' - BBC Radio 4

    February 10, 2004 5:30 PM

    A 15 minute documentary on Corsham underground featuring Nettleden's Steve Higgins along with author Nick McCamley and Chris Davies of