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  1. Easter Weekend on Radio 1

    10 Hour takeovers annoy me - all the people who request songs on the playlist wind me up. I bet the most requested dog will be bloody Harry Styles.
  2. BBC Radio 1 OFCOM Changes

    It looks like they're gonna have to put a 15 minute bulletin in the breakfast show to me... (not that I'll mind as it's 15 mins less Grimmy in the morning) I've always loved how seriously they take the 1 hour day time news rule it's exactly right to the minute: 6:30, 7:00, 7:30, 8:00, 8:30, 9:30 all 3 mins so 18 mins. 10:30 and 11:30 are 2 mins each bringing it to 22. 1:30 is 1 min (23), 2:30 and 3:30 2 mins (26), 4:30 3 mins (29), and 5:00 1 min (30) - add the 15 min bulletins and there is your hour!
  3. Big Weekend 2017

    There is definitely a lack of hype this year - I don't understand why they'd release the location and three acts, then basically forget about it for two months!
  4. The new chart style

    This has been done before (Christmas last year), but doubt the OCC would agree to it, they want a prime time slot; also they'd have to turn the data around fast, and R1 would have to turn it around even faster to get it on air and produced to a decent standard! Although from our perspective it makes some sense, I can't see R1 or OCC ever going for it.
  5. The new chart style

    Disagree here, we were behind the rest of the world with the chart - with songs being released on Fridays/Saturdays, meaning they'd be part of the UK chart on the Sunday yet would place low as only being around for a few hours, thus not reaching their possible potential. Moving the chart to a Friday is better for artists, and allows for a more accurate representation of their album sales in the chart - it therefore makes it more interesting for the listeners too. I do agree however that it was better for programming when it was on a Sunday, and it's definitely a shame to have lost Greg's Friday show; the chart is bigger than Radio 1 however, and they have to move for the chart and the music industry, not the other way round.
  6. Phil Clifton?

    Hear hear, it was me that logged in and removed it as vandalism, the thing is full of inaccuracies on R1 pages, loads of people calling Matt Edmonson a moth ffs
  7. Greg for Capital breakfast?

    Just the stuff about Trump, made one or two Brexit references, and that heartfelt insta post re refugees - I've already seen those on the right jumping up and down because the BBC is supposed to be unbiased. Personally I think he's very funny and would be very good at political satire, but I know the bosses wouldn't like it!
  8. The new chart style

    I think maybe every time he gets to 30/20/10 he should go over the previous 10, sometimes it's very hard to keep track of where things are otherwise Sent from my iPhone using the mobile app
  9. Greg for Capital breakfast?

    It does feel a bit like Greg has been acting as if he has nothing to loose atm. There have been a few times when he's said things on air or posted stuff on social media and I've though "the BBC aren't gonna like that". I really hope he's not going anywhere (other than R1 Breakfast ASAP obviously) Sent from my iPhone using the mobile app
  10. Phil Clifton?

    It's on Radio 1's main wiki page too... investigating but I assume it's just vandaism
  11. Big Weekend 2017

    27th and 28th May 2017 in Hull Confirmed acts: Little Mix, Stomrzy, and Kings of Leon
  12. Big Weekend 2017

    Will be announced on Monday at 8am
  13. 2016 Power Intros

    Really? The imaging producers weren't in the same building!?
  14. Let's play Who Tennis online!

    "Listen from 4, watch from 6" WHOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOooooooooooooooooooooo!
  15. Moyles Marathon Bed

    Marathon show was 16th, 17th and 18th of March 2011