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The BBC Radio 4 comedy series will come to an end on Christmas Eve. Listen to Cumberbatch in Cabin Pressure A host of musicians attempt to put together a radio jingle in the clip. Watch Lorde and Diplo in Triple J sketch The DJ records a cameo in the Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett adaptation. Hear Nick Grimshaw in Good Omens Top Gear star on the inevitability of ending up at Swindon's Wyvern Theatre. James May on Zombie Claus panto role BBC Radio 1Xtra's Clara Amfo will take over as host of the Radio 1 show. Jameela Jamil leaves Official Chart Show Goldstein & Cundy take on Hoddle & Waddle's 'Diamond Lights' for charity. We get the lowdown... talkSPORT's Goldstein & Cundy turn popstars Broadcaster becomes the first choice to stand in for Evans when he is on holiday. Sara Cox is official Chris Evans stand-in James Harvey, Isabel Greenberg & Sean Phillips draw Gaiman & Pratchett's characters. Artists interpret Radio 4's Good Omens Sarah Koenig-hosted podcast will air on BBC Radio 4 Extra from Sunday (December 7). Serial will be broadcast on Radio 4 Extra Richard Ayoade and Noel Fielding will also feature in the one-off sketch. Chris Morris radio sketch to air on 6 Music I'm Sorry I Haven't A Clue scorer Samantha is alleged as a "sexual object". Radio 4 investigated over 'sexist' character The ten-hour adaptation of Leo Tolstoy's novel will air in full on New Year's Day. John Hurt for War & Peace on BBC Radio 4 The final instalment of Cabin Pressure will also air over the festive period. Good Omens for BBC Radio 4 at Christmas The trio will curate several hours of programming over the festive period. Who are 6Music's Three Wise Women? BBC says Nick Conrad's comments on the Ched Evans case were "very ill-judged". BBC sorry for host's Ched Evans remarks Chris Evans, Nick Grimshaw and Fearne Cotton will be among the event's presenters. BBC Music Awards details announced Andrew Scott and Rob Brydon are among the stars vying for prizes at this year's event. Doctor Who up for BBC Audio Drama Award Veteran broadcaster won a Sony Award in 2012 for her BBC Radio Humberside show. BBC Radio star Betty Smith dies, aged 93 The intimate show will air as part of a special series over the festive period. Take That for special BBC Radio 2 concert The Rest Is History will air on BBC Radio 4 from Sunday, December 14. Frank Skinner's R4 panel show gets airdate Radio 1 did not adequately protect children or provide proper context. Radio 1 breaches rules with ISIS interview More than 80% of people aged 16 or above say they still listen to the radio. 70% think radio won't decline, survey finds New channel offers live and on-demand video from Radio 1's live events. BBC iPlayer adds Radio 1 video section The Academy plans to create a new event to celebrate the radio industry. Radio Academy scraps annual awards Executive producer Doug Berman describes Magliozzi as a "positive personality". Car Talk host Tom Magliozzi dies, aged 77 The new channel will host video content including interviews and sessions. BBC Radio 1 to have iPlayer channel Radio station's flagship event will be staged at the London venue in December. Capital FM Jingle Bell Ball for O2 arena Cerys Matthews plays Mrs Cherry Owen with John Humphrys as her husband in Under Milk Wood. BBC Radio 4 marks Dylan Thomas centenary Mike Read's tribute to UKIP reaches the UK top 40 in the midweek chart. Radio 1 making UKIP song chart decision The station reaches an audience of nearly 2 million people each week. 6Music sets new RAJAR audience record Nick Grimshaw's BBC Radio 1 breakfast show improves on figures from last year. Grimshaw adds 300k listeners on Radio 1 The America's Greatest Hits presenter will return on November 15. Paul Gambaccini to return to BBC Radio The BBC admits airing an expletive-filled Lily Allen set was a "mistake". Lily Allen swearing gets Radio 1 in trouble Scott Mills and Mark Kermode are among the most popular ever podcasts. What are the BBC's biggest ever podcasts? Tom Watson thinks the BBC should consider giving 6 Music the FM slot held by Radio 3. MP wants 6 Music to take Radio 3's FM slot Ben Cooper struggles to name the band's hits when put on the spot. Radio 1 boss can't name any One Direction hit The line-up and venue is confirmed for the November event. Rick Ross to headline 1Xtra Live The 'Shake It Off' singer performs a cover of Vance Joy's single for Radio 1. Listen to Taylor Swift cover 'Riptide' The former Sex Pistols frontman takes on the Radio 4 host. Watch John Lydon clash with John Humphrys Record includes Ed Sheeran, Ellie Goulding, Bastille and more. R1 Live Lounge album tracklist revealed