The Archers tops BBC podcast list

Ten years since the BBC made Radio 4’s In Our Time available as a podcast it has released a list of the most popular downloads. The Friday Night Comedy podcast tops the list with more than 70 million downloads, whilst The Archers was the most downloaded this August. Mark Kermode and Simon Mayo’s Film podcast … Read more

Catch-up time extended to 30 days on BBC iPlayer Radio

Users of the BBC’s online catch-up service will now have up to 30 days to listen to previous programmes. Since its launch in 2007 radio programmes have been available for seven days from their original broadcast. The change means that listeners who want to catch up with weekly programmes, such as The Now Show or … Read more

Mike Harding takes folk show to the Internet

As Mark Radcliffe takes up the reigns of the Folk Show on BBC Radio 2, its former host has launched a folk music podcast. New host Mark Radcliffe has presented several shows on Radio 2, and performs in his own band, The Shirehorses. More recently Mark Radcliffe has presented Sky Arts’ coverage of the Cambridge … Read more