British Broadcasting Corporation

Founding Date

The British Broadcasting Corporation is the world’s leading public service broadcaster with world-class programs and content which inform, educate, and entertain millions of people in the UK and around the world. BBC broadcasts on radio, television, and online, providing news and information services in entertainment, news, current affairs and arts. BBC also operates national radio stations that provide music and speech programming to various audiences. The service offers a portfolio of television series, including the UK's most-watched channel BBC One, the pioneering online-only youth service BBC Three, the multi-awarded channels for children, as well as national and regional television programs and services across England.


  • BBC offers 10 UK-wide radio networks, providing the best live music broadcasting in the UK, as well as speech radio programs.

  • BBC provides over 35 local radio stations across England and the Channel Islands, providing an invaluable and unique service to listeners across the UK.

  • Digital services include BBC News, Sport, Weather CBBC and CBeebies, iPlayer and BBC Sounds, and BBC Red Button.

  • BBC World Service television, radio and online in more than 40 languages.