Greenhouse base for new Justin Moorhouse production company

Greenhouse base for new Justin Moorhouse production company

Comedian Justin Moorhouse is setting up a new production company at The Greenhouse. He’s established Working Men’s Productions with writer Jim Poyser and marketing agency MC2. “There is a real appetite from broadcasters for content with a northern flavour. Jim and I have built up an impressive contacts book over the years which stands us in […]

Radio 5 live announces major shake-up to daytime schedule and presenter line-up

Radio 5 live announces major shake-up to daytime schedule and presenter line-up

BBC Radio 5 live today announced a raft of changes to its presenter and daytime schedule line-up. The changes, which amount to its biggest shake-up for many years, will see long-standing presenters Victoria Derbyshire, Richard Bacon and Shelagh Fogarty depart the MediaCityUK-based station. The new line-up – to take effect from October 6 – will be […]

Greenhouse firms Athena and Audio Always publish audiobook

Greenhouse firms Athena and Audio Always publish audiobook

Two Greenhouse tenants have collaborated on a new audiobook, by author and Everest mountaineer, Pat Falvey. Athena Media joined forces with Audio Always to publish their first audiobook, which will be released by Audible and iTunes soon. “Part of our strategy around opening an office at MediaCityUK is to grow our audiobook production business and […]

Radio 5 Live confuses robins

Radio 5 Live confuses robins

Radio 5 Live could be causing problems for migratory birds, according to new scientific research. It’s not that robins are particularly sensitive to football phone-ins and debate, instead it’s the AM frequency which sends them off course. A team from the University of Oldenburg in Germany have been studying electromagnetic noise and its impact on birds for the […]