Radio 1's sister station BBC Radio 1Xtra has today launched its new daytime schedule which sees Trevor Nelson and Gemma Cairney go their seperate ways. Twin B now presents the breakfast show between 7am and 10am while Trevor Nelson hosts the 1Xtra Live Lounge on his show between 10am and 1pm. Trevor Nelson's former breakfast co-presenterGemma Cairney takes over at 1pm and Tim Westwood continues presenting the drivetime show between 4pm and 7pm. Speaking in December about the changes, 1X
All of this week the specialist DJs will takeover BBC Radio 1 as part of an ambitious project promoting the presenters that usually come out at night. Zane Lowe is taking the breakfast show between 7am and 10am, Annie Mac will present Fearne's show between 10am and 1pm, and Huw Stephens will air between 1pm and 4pm. Nick Grimshaw will present Scott Mills' show between 4pm and 7pm. Talking to The Guardian, George Ergatoudis, Radio 1's head of music said it reaffirms the station's commitment
Unofficial Mills was very excited to hear Miranda Hart was to be on the show this week and she certainly didn't disappoint when she visited Scott Mills on Monday. She struggled with the Radio 1 chairs, she revealed there might be a third series of Miranda, sung along to Christmas songs and she shared with Scott some stories about Justin Bieber. No doubt the crazed Bieber fans will be hunting her down now. Click here to listen to the interview and download it to your PC!
The Sun reports today that Chris Moyles' on-air sidekick Comedy Dave will be Dancing On Ice in January 2011 on the ITV1 show. Dave will join Jeff Brazier, Kerry Katona, Angela Rippon, Denise Welch and Chloe Madeley when the programme returns on January 9th. Other 'celebrities' lined up for the programme include Dominic Cork, Sam Attwater and Elen Rivas. Unofficial Mills previously reported that Radio 1 DJ Tim Westwood had been offered at least £50,000 to appear on this series but declin
The campaign for The Bird is the Word for Christmas Number 1 is progressing. We've got until this weekend to get Surfin' Bird in the Christmas Top 40 - and it's already close to Top 5 in the iTunes chart this morning! Who wants a rehashed version of Biffy Clyro in the festive charts when you can have a classic song which featured heavily in Family Guy? Let's be honest, you probably wanted One Direction to win anyway! Get on iTunes or Amazon today and download The Trashmen's Surfin' Bird an
We've got a treat for you just in time for the Christmas holidays - the Scott Mills Daily archive has been updated! We know what it's like - nothing on the television, Scott's on another holiday, and there's nothing to do. Well why not reminisce on the last year with our podcast archive while you're looking through the Radio Times for something to watch? Thanks to one of Scott's biggest fans from Switzerland, franzi, the podcast archive is now updated from March 2010 to November 2010 makin
There's a distinct lack of live programming on New Year's Eve at BBC Radio 1 this year and plenty of pre-records. That's right the full schedule is out and you can give us your views by commenting on the story at the bottom of this page. Please note programming and times are subject to change so check out our Twitter feed or the BBC Radio 1 website nearer the time. Saturday 18th December As normal but at 10am Dev Sunday 19th December As normal Monday 20th December 7pm Radio 1 Fest
The tribute to Gillian McKeith that Chris Moyles has been championing on the breakfast show for the last week has charted on the Radio 1's Chart Show this evening. Brett Domino's musical accolade to the I'm A Celebrity 'star' peaked at Number 11 on the iTunes chart on Friday and reached Number 29 on Radio 1's Chart Show beating off a new entry from Usher. Check out Brett Domino's channel on YouTube here.
Scott will be joining Caroline Flack and her co-presenters in the Australian ITV2 studio for I'm A Celebrity Get Me Out Of Here... Now! tonight as revealed earlier this week. The programme airs tonight at 10.40pm and Scott will be appearing on the show throughout the next week. It had been originally suggested by gossip sites, using our original article, that Scott Mills was to be a contestant on the main show but that had been denied throughout the week. His appearance on ITV2 has been
Although Scott suggests that he's off to appear on the I'm A Celebrity spin-off show, several gossip sites reckon that he could well be appearing on the actual jungle show next week. Scott is now in Australia and has taken a week off leaving Greg Jamesin charge of his radio show. But now websites including Heat World believe he may be sent into the jungle to shake things up. As Viv points out on the Unofficial Mills forum his explanation could well be a smoke screen. She points out in S