Diversity Radio Masterclass - on 16th January 2019

Diversity Radio Masterclass - on 16th January 2019

Commercial radio and the BBC are running an event next week aimed at young people (16-25) looking to get into the radio industry. Five BAME radio presenters and producers will discuss how they began their careers, share tips and answer questions. The event will be followed by a short networking session.

The diversity masterclass will be held on Wednesday 16th January from 6-8pm at the BBC Radio Theatre in Broadcasting House, London. Details of previous masterclasses held in 2017 are available (here) and 2016 (here). Details of the panel are available below.


  • Reece Parkinson (Presenter, BBC 1Xtra)


  • Joey Addai (Head of Events, Global)

  • Additional speaker tbc


  • Josh Ryan (Producer, BBC Sounds)

  • Sian Anderson (Presenter, BBC 1Xtra)

The event is being organised by Radiocentre.

Limited spaces are available for Radio Academy members on a first come, first serve basis.

To book or for more details contact Michael Ireland at: michael.ireland@radiocentre.org.


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