BBC Radio 5 Live


The BBC Radio 5 Live (well known as just 5 Live) is the national radio channel of BBC that was first aired on 28th March 1994. This radio station attracts more than 5,000,000 listeners a week and covers mainly breaking news, interviews, sports discussion and phone-ins. The station delivers 24/7 on-air content and broadcasts from MediaCityUK.

BBC Radio 5 Live mostly plays rock music and contemporary pop, including TOP 40 singles. The radio service appeals to news and sports fans of all ages, both young and older and from all regions across the UK. Also, you can listen to the station on the internet. The station broadcasts several famous programs, including Young Commentator, the weekly In Short Strand and Elis James and John Robins show. The station news slogan is "Live the Story".