BBC World Service is an international broadcaster owned and operated by the BBC. It is the world's largest external broadcaster in terms of coverage, language choice and audience reach. It broadcasts radio news, speeches and discussions in over 40 languages to many parts of the world, via Internet streaming, podcasting, satellite, DAB relay, FM and MW. The service broadcasts 24 hours a day.

Slogan: "The World's Radio Station"

Format: Talk, Politics.

Genre: News.

First air date: 19 December 1932

City: United Kingdom

Owner: BBC

Broadcast area: Worldwide



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  • Naufal Ameen
    in Bentiu town, South Sudan I know life is very difficult for them that's why they have decided to set themselves to 🔥 fire
  • Liz
    great news station! I often go on business trips and I can keep up to date with all the news! great job
  • Leo Villa
    Thank you BBC World Service for fresh and relevant news. I am listening to you from Israel and it is important for me that the information arrives on time. You see that professionals work here.
  • Angela Lagrimas
    Thanks to the hosts of this radio, listening to all programs is a pleasure
  • Samsung Brake
    What a good station.
  • John Mendoza
    Didn't expect to see this station on your page. There really is all th relevant news, exciting almost whole world. Thank you for taking care of your interests.
  • Martin Sheridan
    What a nice station. Very good place to enjoy BBC radio. Thanks to the hosts of this station, listening to all the programs is a pleasure.