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BBC Radio Listeners Up, Commercial Radio Down in Q1

BBC radio has scraped an upturn in its overall weekly audience reach in the first quarter of 2015, while commercial radio suffered a decline during the same period. The latest Rajar audience listening figures for the three months to 5 April 2015 show a total of 34,872,000 people tuned into BBC radio, up slightly by 0.2 per cent on the previous quarter. The rise sets the BBC slightly apart from commercial radio, which experienced a 1.3 per cent dip in listening down to an audience of 33,916,000 over the last quarter.

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