JNLRs: Ivan's departure is terrible for Newstalk

Station is only nationwide broadcaster to lose listeners book-on-book

27th April, 2016

It is one headache after another for Newstalk.

A couple of weeks after well-known breakfast presenter Ivan Yates announced he was leaving, the radio station recorded a drop the latest listenership figures.

Granted, it was a minimal drop of 1 per cent, bringing its average weekly yesterday listenership among adults to 10 per cent, according to the most recent JNLR figures for the period April 2015 to March 2016.

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