Latest 96.4FM BRMB Stories

2008-08-10 21:00:15

A BLACK Country radio station was last night facing an uncertain future after it was revealed that it is up for sale. Beacon Radio, in Tettenhall Road, Wolverhampton, is on the market following Global Radio's pounds 375 million takeover of GCap Media.

2008-06-27 18:02:25

Media watchdog Ofcom has fined 30 local radio stations, including four in the Midlands, a total pounds 1.11 million over unfair conduct in a listener competition. The fine is the highest total penalty to be imposed for the broadcast of radio content in breach of the Broadcasting Code.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.