List of BBC radio stations

This is a list of national, regional and local radio stations owned by the BBC in the United Kingdom.

List of national radio stationsEdit

FM, AM, DAB, TV and online platforms onlyEdit

Radio Description
  BBC Radio 1
97-99 FM
A mix of popular chart and new music aimed at a young audience.
BBC Radio 1 Dance
Classic hits and the best new dance tracks.
  BBC Radio 1 relax
  BBC Radio 1Xtra
Hip hop, R&B, soul, gospel, bhangra and garage.
  BBC Radio 2
88-91 FM
A mix of music-, religious- and comedy-based programming aimed at an adult audience.
  BBC Radio 3
90-93 FM
Classical, jazz, world music, arts, culture and drama.
  BBC Radio 4
198 LW
92-95 FM
Spoken-word programming.
  BBC Radio 4 Extra
Archive programming.+
  BBC Radio 5 Live
693, 909, 990 MW
News, current affairs, discussion and sport.
  BBC Radio 5 Live Sports Extra
Additional sports coverage.
  BBC Radio 6 Music
Multi-formatted station that plays lesser-known genres with a dose of archived and live concerts.
  BBC Asian Network
Station for the British Asian community.
  BBC World Service
International radio station for news and current affairs, replacing BBC Radio 4 during the night, available in various ways around the world.

List of regional radio stationsEdit



Northern IrelandEdit

List of local radio stations in EnglandEdit

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East MidlandsEdit


North East & CumbriaEdit

North WestEdit


South EastEdit

South West & Channel IslandsEdit


West MidlandsEdit


Yorkshire & LincolnshireEdit

See alsoEdit

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