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More Music Monday

This Monday is Bank Holiday Monday and for us that's More Music Monday From 7am - 7pm on Monday it's non stop Music Monsters so you get to hear even more of the music you want to hear. Click listen live to hear nothing but The Greatest Songs Ever this Bank Holiday Monday.

todayAugust 27, 2021 5


Amber heat warning issued

The Met Office has issued one of its new-style extreme heat weather warnings for the first time. The amber warning covers large parts of Wales, all of south-west England and parts of southern and central England. It will be in place until Thursday, when temperatures are expected to peak. It warns of the potential impact of the heat on people's health, as the UK experiences a prolonged period of sweltering conditions. All four UK nations recorded the hottest day of […]

todayJuly 20, 2021 9


BAFTAs 2021 – The Winners

A mooted celebration happened for the 2021 BAFTAs as the awards reacted to the ongoing Covid19 restrictions. Entertainment performance Adam Hills The Last Leg; Channel 4 Bradley Walsh Beat the Chasers’; ITV Claudia Winkleman Strictly Come Dancing; BBC One David Mitchell Would I Lie to You? at Christmas; BBC One Graham Norton The Graham Norton Show; Channel 4 Romesh Ranganathan The Ranganation; BBC Two – WINNER Scripted comedy Ghosts BBC One Inside No 9 BBC Two – WINNER Man Like […]

todayJune 7, 2021 16


Lockdown easing – what can you do from today

Restrictions in England are easing today with changes to the rules on indoor and outdoor mixing, and indoor hospitality reopening. Despite concerns over the Indian variant of coronavirus becoming dominant in some parts of the country, the prime minister is pushing ahead with a third stage of easing national lockdown measures. Health Secretary Matt Hancock told Sky News it was "appropriate to continue down the roadmap" while the impact of the India variant was being closely studied. But he warned […]

todayMay 17, 2021 18


The Brits 2021 – The Winners

The 2021 Brit awards took part at the O2 Arena as the first live indoor event with 4000 keyworkers in attendance and no Covid restrictions in force. The awards went to Breakthrough Artist – Arlo Parks British Group – Little Mix Male Solo Artist – J Hus International Female Solo Artist – Billie Eilish Female Solo Artist – Dua Lipa International Male Solo Artist – The Weeknd International Group – Haim British Single – Harry Styles – Watermelon Sugar Global […]

todayMay 11, 2021 5


Brit Awards 2021 – What you need to know

Tonight the 2021 Brit Awards will take place and they become the first major trial of indoor entertainment as they’re being held at London’s O2 arena with a 4,000 person live audience without social distancing or face masks. The show is part of the government's pilot scheme for reopening live events. Musical performances include Coldplay opening the show from the River Thames plus Dua Lipa, Arlo Parks, Headie one and Rag’n’Bone man all performing inside the venue. US star Olivia […]

todayMay 11, 2021 7


PM announces indoor hospitality and hugs return from next Monday

The prime minister has said the country will proceed to step three of his roadmap for lifting restrictions from Monday, 17 May meaning people in England will be able to enjoy a pint or a meal indoors, hug their loved ones and return to cinemas - but not dance at weddings - in a week's time as Boris Johnson confirmed the latest easing of England's COVID lockdown. The easing of restrictions are announced as the UK's COVID alert level was […]

todayMay 10, 2021 3


Nick Kamen dies aged 59

Model and Singer Nick Kamen has died at the age of 59. Nick appeared in the famous 1980s Levi's launderette advert and also enjoyed musical success in the same decade with hits including Each Time You Break My Heart and Loving You Is Sweeter Than Ever. The star, real name, Ivor Neville Kamen was born in 1962 in Harlow Essex. He first appeared on the front of The Face magazine in 1984 wearing a ski hat, lipstick and aviator sunglasses […]

todayMay 5, 2021 7

Radio News

Nineties Day This Bank Holiday Monday

It's Bank Holiday this Monday and we're going all nineties all day from 7am - 7pm. Remember the Battle of Brit Pop? Oasis vs Blur vs Pulp? Epic soundtracks? You can re-live them all this Monday on Atom Radio when every song between 7 in the morning and 7 in the evening is from the Nineties.

todayApril 29, 2021 3