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  THE GROUP LEADS THE INDUSTRY WITH OVER HALF OF LISTENING VIA DIGITAL – Bauer Radio total portfolio reaches 16.8 million listeners (up 12% yoy) – Highest ever digital listening hours (50.8%) of all listening to Bauer Radio stations (compared to industry average of 36.8%) – A record 82% of listening to the Absolute Radio [...]

Rajar Q1 2014: Absolute Radio Network Reaches 3.5 Million Listeners

The Absolute Radio Network named UK Radio Brand of the Year at the Radio Academy Awards 2014 has added 291,000 new listeners, now reaching 3.5 million people every week. Absolute Radio Main Station has added 167,000 new listeners, now reaching 1.9m people every week. An additional 1.8 million hours takes its weekly hours to 13.7 [...]

News: December Engagement Metrics

Absolute Radio is providing greater insight into how our listeners hear our output online and we are working hard to ensure that we provide consistent figures with others across the industry. We also include monthly data of smart phone and social media statistics across the Absolute Radio network as well as a recap of our [...]

Rajar Q4 2013: Absolute Radio Network adds ¼ Million Listeners

The Absolute Radio Network has added an additional ¼ million listeners since 2012 and now reaches a massive 3.5 million listeners – an increase of 7.5% year on year. Absolute 80s, which remains the biggest all digital commercial radio station, has 1.2 million listeners, and is up by almost a third year on year, adding [...]

The Absolute Radio Digital Decade Strategy Sees Record Audiences

The Absolute Radio Network has set a new record – posting the best ever reach for the station’s digital decade strategy. The combined reach for the digital stations, (the brand not including Absolute Radio), is now a significant audience of 2.2 million listeners, up (+3%) on the Qtr, and (+22%) Yr on Yr. Looking more [...]