About radio

BBC Radio 5 Live is a British national station operated by the British Broadcasting Corporation. It broadcasts primarily breaking news and sporting events. Also in its line up there are entertainment and information programs, discussion, interviews and phone-ins. It is available on AM and digital platforms.

Slogan: "Live news, live sport - this is Five Live"

Languges: English.

Format: News, Sports.

First air date: 28 March 1994

Owner: BBC

Broadcast area: United Kingdom and Internationally via BBC Sounds

Main shows and presenters

  • Drive
  • Sport
  • Scott Mills and Chris Stark
  • Fighting Talk
  • Science
  • Wake Up to Money
  • 5 Live Breakfast
  • Chiles on Friday
  • Elis James and John Robins
  • Eddie Hearn: No Passion, No Point