OFCOM

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OFCOM

abbreviation for OFFICE OF COMMUNICATIONS.
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This again is in breach of the agreement with the Radio Authority.
Comments on the applications should be sent to: Director of Development, Radio Authority, Holbrook House, 14 Great Queen Street, London, WC2B 5DG before September 1.
The Radio Authority upheld a complaint about the scheduling of the track which it said breached its programme code.
The resulting broadcast was "highly offensive and inappropriate even in the context of adult alternative comedy", said the Radio Authority.
Bosses at Capital - owners of BRMB and Century - suspended him after two complaints from his time in Birmingham were upheld by Radio Authority watchdogs.
After that OFCOM would take on the responsibilities of the five existing regulators in the sector: Oftel, Independent Television Commission, Radio Authority, Broadcasting Standards Commission and Radiocommunications Agency.
The Radio Authority gave approval for the station to broadcast on 107.
The Radio Authority has switched off plans by Midland News Association to buy a controlling interest in Telford FM.
Geoff hopes the radio authority will grant him a licence after applications for the Glasgow station were submitted last month.
A decision by the Radio Authority is expected in the autumn.
Licence application must be lodged with the Radio Authority by June 17.
This licence has been re-awarded by the Radio Authority under the "special application procedure" introduced in the Broadcasting Act 1996.