The BBC World Service is the largest international station owned by the British Broadcasting Corporation. On its airwaves, listeners in many parts of the world can get the latest news, speeches and discussions in more than 40 languages. It broadcasts on analogue and digital shortwave platforms, internet streaming, podcasting, satellite, DAB, FM and MW relays.

Slogan: "The World's Radio Station"

Languges: English.

Formats: News, Talk.

First air date: 19 December 1932

Owner: BBC

Broadcast area: Worldwide

Main shows and presenters

  • Newshour
  • BBC News Summary
  • Business Daily
  • Health Check
  • The Forum
  • Sporting Witness
  • The Food Chain
  • Witness History
  • The Inquiry
  • Outlook
  • Science In Action
  • From Our Own Correspondent



  • Tereza
    Great station, you're awesome! Listening to you, it is simply impossible to feel bad! Your permanent listener.
  • Maria
    The press must be self-critical. Not all, but a considerable number of journalists recently not only depict facts, but also express opinions on a variety of topics, including football. When you express an opinion, you must be responsible for what you do.