About radio

BBC Radio 4 Extra is a British digital entertainment network, broadcasting archival repeats of comedy, drama and documentary programmes 24/7. It is the principal broadcaster of the BBC's spoken-word archive, and as a result the majority of its programming originates from that archive. It is available to listeners around the world through the live streaming feature. Some of its programs are available as podcasts.

Slogan: "Comedy, Drama and more from BBC Radio 4"

Languges: English.

Format: Talk, Entertainment.

First air date: 15 December 2002 (as BBC 7), 2 April 2011 (as BBC Radio 4 Extra)

Owner: BBC

Broadcast area: United Kingdom