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  1. @marack99 https://drive.google.com/file/d/1V-iwyEEmYl2ZM3jVPXwbDAPIYtHT7UQ8/view?usp=sharing
  2. Grid below to show schedule from 1st September. It really shows how different the weekday, Friday and weekend timings are! I have left out some of the early morning as there are so many shows in a short amount of time and they change around constantly and weren't on the press release. Click on image to enlarge. I think it would be a much neater schedule if they got rid of best new pop, bringing Arielle's show in line with Adele's show and also getting rid of party anthems, giving Dev 3hrs on all three days.
  3. The UM Dream Schedule for R1 The Results There are four parts to this results post: My interpretation of the dream schedule based on the results Pie charts for the votes for each show Chart of the top 25 presenters based on total number of votes across the poll Other fun facts (including popularity of double acts) My interpretation of the dream schedule based on the results Where a presenter is the most popular choice for multiple slots, they are chosen for the one where there is no alternative who is both popular and available (i.e. the presenter in second place has been chosen elsewhere). Despite the fact that Matt and Mollie were voted most popular for weekend breakfast, as Matt was more popular on his own overall (throughout the entire poll), I have decided to put Matt solo down for that slot. Weekdays (Mon to Fri) 04:00 to 06:30 – Adele Roberts 06:30 to 10:00 – Greg James 10:00 to 13:00 – Arielle Free 13:00 to 16:00 – Scott and Chris 16:00 to 19:00 – Jordan North Scott Mills for Chart on Fridays 19:00 to 21:00 – Annie Mac 21:00 to 23:00 – Rickie, Melvin and Charlie 23:00 to 01:00 – Jack Saunders Weekend (Sat to Sun) 04:00 to 06:30 – Gregor Davidson 06:30 to 10:00 – Matt Edmondson 10:00 to 13:00 – Nick Grimshaw 13:00 to 16:00 – Dev and Alice 16:00 to 19:00 – MistaJam for Dance Anthems on Saturdays Cel and Katie for Life Hacks on Sundays Pie charts for the votes for each show Click the link below: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1YIAUMAhox_46oleWcBaFqeG7NtywbgaP/view?usp=sharing See key points at the top of the document for more information on this. Chart of the top 25 presenters based on total number of votes across the poll Scott Mills Jordan North Greg James Arielle Free Chris Stark Dev Alice Levine Matt Edmondson Annie Mac Nick Grimshaw Charlie Hedges Jack Saunders Katie Thistleton Adele Roberts Clara Amfo Melvin Odoom Rickie Haywood Williams Cel Spellman MistaJam Mollie King Gregor Davidson Riyadh Khalaf Huw Stephens Maya Jama Phil Taggart Other fun facts (including popularity of double acts) There were 63 responses. 67% of responses favoured including Friday in the weekday schedule, leaving only 33% favouring a three day weekend. The most popular new presenters were (in no particular order): Riyadh Khalaf, Abbie McCarthy, Gregor Davidson, Jessica Maciel and Vick Hope. Matt Edmondson is more popular alone than with Mollie. Dev and Alice are more popular together than apart. Dev was slightly more popular than Alice. Cel and Katie are more popular together than apart. Katie is more popular than Cel. Scott and Chris are more popular as a duo than Scott is solo. The only new double act suggested a significant number of times is Annie and Grimmy. Rickie, Melvin and Charlie were always voted as a trio other than for dance anthems where Charlie was preferred solo.
  4. A first look at some of the results 😀 https://drive.google.com/file/d/1FH3kOmHygb907eTZLTctBzlbj0xASmTP/view?usp=sharing
  5. THIS FORM IS NOW CLOSED, RESULTS ARE BELOW. I have created this google form we can do, giving our dream R1 schedule. Please complete before 12:00 GMT (midday) on Sunday 19 April. I will then use results to determine our ideal schedule. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfyhht_XCjuXpJN1K9iu-295UNoFVdxQSiOT3u6H7IT4cYOpQ/viewform?usp=sf_link
  6. Loving Scott's shows at the moment and Greg's shows recently too, they both seem to understand what the nation needs at his time and can easily fill those 4 hour shows. Even Grimmy seems to be top of his game, particularly when on with sinead. Its just Clara who lets the side down really, without the live lounge and with the extra hour there really needs to be more in the show. On the weeks when Scott isn't in, she should run some of his features.
  7. Upcoming Schedule Changes W/B 14th Matt in for Greg W/B 21st Katie in for Adele Jordan in for Scott Phil in for Annie Adele in for RMC Kenny Allstar in for Tiffany Calver Frank Carter in for Dan P Carter W/B 28th Arielle in for Adele Adele in for Clara
  8. The most complicated schedule of all time!
  9. Early - Katie Thistleton Breakfast - Greg James Morning - Dev and Alice Afternoon - Matt and Mollie Drive - Jordan North 7pm - Jack Saunders 9pm - Three from Kiss Weekends Arielle Clara Grimmy Scott/MistaJam/Adele Roberts
  10. I listen to Greg or Dev and Alice first thing. Then at the weekends I put Jordan or Maya on Listen to most of Matt and Mollie Listen to all 4-7 shows Over to capital (JJ) in evenings Listen to Scott Mills Daily or Chris Moyles Podcast later in the evenings
  11. Loving how the podcast seems to have grown from 8 to 20 mins to a proper highlights show, he's probably got the most features out of everyone now some of the old ones are back.
  12. Dev is off 12-14 Oct so we have just Alice! The single shows are much better IMO.
  13. Weekdays (including Friday) 04:00 - Katie Thistleton 06:30 - Greg James 10:00 - Adele Roberts 13:00 - Matt and Alice 16:00 - Scott Mills Monday to Thursday 19:00 - Nick and Annie 21:00 - Radio 1 Comedy 22:00 - Jack Saunders 00:00 - Huw Stephens Friday 19:00 - Annie Mac 21:00 - Pete Tong 23:00 - Danny Howard Weekends (excluding Friday) 06:00 - Dev and Mollie 10:00 - Jordan North 13:00 - Clara Amfo 16:00 - Cel and Maya 19:00 - MistaJam 21:00 - Charlie Sloth 23:00 - Phil Taggart Jordan North to be cover for all weekday shows other than breakfast. Scott Mills to cover breakfast.
  14. 1) Scott and Chris 2) Greg James 3) Matt and Mollie 4) Adele Roberts 5) Jordan North 6) Dev and Alice 7) Nick Grimshaw Cel and Katie 9) Clara Amfo 10) Maya Jama
  15. Lots of slight name changes to the shows: The Radio 1 Takeover Radio 1's Future Sounds with Annie Mac Radio 1's Hype Chart with Phil Taggart Annie Nightingale Presents... Radio 1's Soundsystem with Toddla T Annie Mac on Friday Also Radio 1 and 1Xtra's Stories appears to be coming back onto the air in place of 'The Radio 1 Takeover' in a couple of weeks.
  16. Schedule as of Monday 3 September 2018
  17. Has anyone ever done 8 shows in a week before. In fact is Jordan r1s first ever cover dj. Although he only has 1 show he is on cover almost every week and a great listen. I think the cover is now: Breakfast-scott Clara-adele Scott-jordan/Matt & Mollie Drive-Dev and Alice/Jordan Annie-mistajam Charlie -Dev Huw- Phil Chart - jam / Jordan Weekend brek - 1 co-host Life hacks - 1 cohost Dance anthems - jordan / Adele Greatest hits - cel/ katie Matt - jordan Adele - jordan
  18. Here's how it'll look from Autumn 2018 after the 4 day week and the breakfast change: BBC Radio 1 Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday 01:00 – 03:00 Monki Radio 1’s Drum & Bass Show with René LaVice Annie Nightingale presents… Benji B Toddla T B.Traits Radio 1’s Asian Beats with Kan D Man & DJ Limelight 03:00 – 04:00 Radio 1’s Artist Takeover with… Radio 1’s Specialist Chart with Phil Taggart Radio 1 Comedy Radio 1 Comedy Radio 1 Comedy B.Traits Radio 1’s Asian Beats with Kan D Man & DJ Limelight 04:00 – 06:30 Adele Roberts Adele Roberts Adele Roberts Adele Roberts Adele Roberts BBC Radio 1’s Essential Mix David Rodigan 06:30 – 10:00 The Radio 1 Breakfast Show with Greg James The Radio 1 Breakfast Show with Greg James The Radio 1 Breakfast Show with Greg James The Radio 1 Breakfast Show with Greg James Weekend Breakfast with Dev and Alice Weekend Breakfast with Dev and Alice Weekend Breakfast with Dev and Alice 10:00 – 13:00 Clara Amfo Clara Amfo Clara Amfo Clara Amfo Radio 1’s Greatest Hits with Maya Jama Radio 1’s Greatest Hits with Maya Jama Radio 1’s Greatest Hits with Jordan North 13:00 – 16:00 Scott Mills Scott Mills Scott Mills Scott Mills Matt and Mollie Matt and Mollie Matt and Mollie 16:00 – 19:00 Nick Grimshaw Nick Grimshaw Nick Grimshaw Nick Grimshaw The Official Chart with Scott Mills BBC Radio 1’s Dance Anthems with MistaJam Radio 1’s Life Hacks with Cel Spellman and Katie Thistleton 19:00 – 21:00 Annie Mac Annie Mac Annie Mac Annie Mac Annie Mac 1Xtra’s Takeover with DJ Target Rock Show with Daniel P Carter 21:00 – 23:00 The 8th with Charlie Sloth The 8th with Charlie Sloth The 8th with Charlie Sloth The 8th with Charlie Sloth Pete Tong 1Xtra’s Rap Show with Charlie Sloth Rock Show with Daniel P Carter 23:00 – 01:00 Huw Stephens Huw Stephens Huw Stephens Radio 1’s Residency Danny Howard Diplo and Friends Radio 1’s Chillest show with Phil Taggart
  19. Still no sets on iPlayer from the other stage on Saturday, watching the ive main stage thing is great but missing the djs on screen and the lack of radio coverage, the bbc staff are probably just stretched with the 4 sites
  20. Arielle Free is in for Adele on early breakfast on the monday after big weekend, any idea who she is?
  21. Katie Thistleton is in for adele next friday too.
  22. I agree that Dev is one of the most boring presenters and I think that's one of the reasons he's been paired up with Alice. Hopefully the show will start to improve as Alice is one of the best on the weekend line-up, will be interesting to see which way Friday breakfast listening figures change, probably giving Ben Cooper an idea of where Grimmy stands against them in terms of popularity to determine his future on breakfast.
  23. Is anyone else listening to the comedy podcasts? I quite enjoyed the Ed and Lauren Get On podcast (which has recently finished) due to their funny but down to earth style. It just feels very relaxed and I could see this being brought back as they seem to be quite natural on the radio. General discussions about the funny side of life in a great partnership of real-world comedians. Niki and Sammy's Peachy Podcast however hasn't been great as they spend most of the time talking about themselves and often have to have guests for the show to sound entertaining - it seems very similar to Grimmy's show - forced fun, reliance on guests and awful features (description friction in this case). They are just run-of-the-mill youtubers though so no great expectations here! Scott and Chris' Best in Show is great, replaying games and features from the past couple of years, I t would be better though if they went back even further to things we won't all remember or have heard before bu overall, it works well and is a great idea as a lot of radio is never repeated but Scott's show deserves to be promoted in this way due to its long history for being so entertaining. The Kench podcast will feature many shorter series', the current of which being Ray Moss - No Stone Unturned. This is very different from the others as it is a fictional, light-hearted detective series in which he tries to investigate mock-up cases sent in by listeners. It seems very good in the way the stories are quite funny and interesting and he is a great character. So all in all these new podcasts are a great addition to the R1 collection and I would recommend them to people who enjoy the existing podcasts. In my eyes a much better idea than the constant documentaries and R1 takeover's we were bombarded in this slot before!
  24. Not really sure what I think about these changes, certainly the most unexpected yet. Dev and Alice are much better than grimmy so that should be a nice change. Not to bothered about Clara’s show however Jordan definitely deserves that slot over Maya and I have no clue as to why greatest hits has made it past another schedule change as it is not right for R1 and is getting boring. Glad to see Molly King staying on (I think three days a week) as she works with Matt, they deserved a weekday show as their show is generally quite entertaining. Makes sense to change the chart due to Sounds Like Friday Night and am happy to see Scott keep his Friday show and a full chart again. The new podcasts should make up for the lost show content and Maya will (probably not) be involved in the Scott Mills show anymore. In summary, grimmy is on the way out, long serving weekend presenters (Dev, Alice and Matt) are being promoted and Scott finally gets the chart to himself (a full top 40). The downside is the greatest hits really either Jordan, Maya or both should be allowed to invent their own show in that 10-1 slot. Looking forward to seeing how this plays out.
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