Festival 2022

Star Names Announced

Check out the speakers that have been confirmed for this year's Radio Academy Festival on 7 September, and get your tickets now

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30 Under 30 - now open for entries and nominations

Our hunt for the audio industry's "ones to watch" is underway for 2022.

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Watch: Simon Mayo in conversation

See the full event, recorded live at our summer social.

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Hits Radio Meet The Team - watch now

Meet the people that make the ARIAS UK Station of the Year 2022.

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Latest News

ReelWorld Radio Academy 30 Under 30 has launched

The hunt has begun for the UK radio and audio industry’s 30 brightest hopes,...

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Call for Volunteers for 2022 Festival

We have opportunities to volunteer as Event Co-ordinators and Session Producers

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20% Discount for the Grow podcast conference

Radio Academy Members can get a 20% discount off a ticket to Grow –...

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Recent Events - Watch now

North West Summer Social

19 Jul 2022

Drinks in Manchester with friends and an in-conversation with Mike Sweeney

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South Branch Summer Social

14 Jul 2022

Drinks in Southampton with radio and audio friends plus the Bionics Van!

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West Midlands Summer Social

28 Jun 2022

Drinks with friends, and a Commonwealth Games guest speaker

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Upcoming Events

The Radio Academy Festival 2022

7 Sep 2022

Our annual day of celebration, debate and discussion, hearing from the movers and shakers in UK radio and audio.

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Foot In The Door 2022

8 Sep 2022

A unique speed-dating event, to meet and get advice from senior industry professionals

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Patron Membership

Patron Membership offers a unique opportunity for businesses to support the further development of The Radio Academy


We are extremely grateful to all our Patron Member organisations, who support our work by buying membership for their entire teams. Thank you - we couldn't do our work without you.

audible 2022
bauer 2021
bbc 2021
Benztown 2022
bfbs 2021
BCU 2022
Broadcast Bionics 2022
dc thomson 2021
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manx radio 2021
News UK 2021
nottingham trent 2021
Premier 2022
PPL 2022
PRS 2022
radiocentre 2021
The Radio Dept 2022
Tindle Radio 2022
TBI Media 2022
7Digital 2022
Sharp Stream 2022
storytel 2022
union jack radio 2021

Affiliate Patrons

Our Affiliate Patrons are other charitable or grassroots organisations, that we recognise as providing a valuable service to the UK audio and radio sector. We work with our affiliates to provide their members access to our programme of events, and many receive free or discounted Radio Academy membership.

HBA Logo 115
Care Radio 200
Podium 200