So after a flurry of activity in this morning’s papers, it turns out we’re not expecting a briefing at all. In fact, the Controller of English Regions inists that the merger of Local Radio with Five Live has barely gestated, let alone been born.
And, as I indicated a little earlier, it looks like the boss of Five Live is none to impressed with the notion either
Double bluff? Triple bluff? Who knows. What I do know is that several Local Radio stations have been featuring this topic on their phone ins this morning. Nothing like a heated debate to get people going, is there?