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BBC Radio 2

The nation's favourite

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Listen to BBC Radio 2 on DAB, Freesat, Freeview (UK), Virgin Media and online

Facts and stats

BBC Radio 2 is one of the BBC's national radio stations and the most popular station in the United Kingdom.Wikipedia

mapEditorial area:
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show_chartWeekly listening figures:
15,298,000 listenersRAJAR June 2016
30 September 1967
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historyFormer names:
BBC Radio 2 The Light Programme
The Light Programme
The Forces Programme
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Contact BBC Radio 2

placePostal address:
Western House
99 Great Portland St

webOfficial website
emailMain email
[email protected]
emailPersonal email
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Latest news stories


Adam Porter Journalist
Al Booth Editor of Specialist Music
Alan Titchmarsh Presenter
Alan Dedicoat Presenter
Aled Jones Presenter
Alex Lester Presenter
Anthony Birchley Journalist
Ben Stones Assistant Producer
Bob Shennan Programme Manager/Controller
Bob Harris Presenter
Brett Spencer Head of Digital
Brian Matthew Presenter
Chris Evans Presenter
Clare Balding Presenter
Clare Runacres Journalist
Claudia Winkleman Presenter
Dale Winton Presenter
David Rodigan Presenter
Davina McCall Presenter
Dermot O'Leary Presenter
Desmond Carrington Presenter
Elaine Paige Presenter
Graham Albans Assistant Producer
Harvey Cook Journalist
Helen Thomas Editor
Huey Morgan Presenter
James Carpenter Broadcast Assistant
James Kelly Journalist
Jane Royce Journalist
Janey Lee Grace Presenter
Janice Long Presenter
Jeff Smith Head of Music
Jeremy Vine Presenter
Jo Whiley Presenter
Johnnie Walker Presenter
Justine Greene Journalist
Katharine Cracknell Journalist
Ken Bruce Presenter
Lynn Parsons Presenter
Malcolm Laycock Presenter
Mariella Frostrup Presenter
Mark Radcliffe Presenter
Michael Parkinson Presenter
Michael Tindale Broadcast Assistant
Mo Dutta Presenter
Nick Barraclough Presenter
Niki Cardwell Journalist
Paul Jones Presenter
Paul Gambaccini Presenter
Roger Royle Presenter
Russell Davies Presenter
Sara Cox Presenter
Sarah Kennedy Presenter
Simon Mayo Presenter
Steve Wright Presenter
Stuart Maconie Presenter
Tom Sandars Journalist
Vanessa Feltz Presenter
Wayne Marshall Presenter
Zoe Ball Presenter

…at BBC

Chris Roberts Project Engineer
Fran Unsworth Director BBC World Service Group
Helen Boaden Director of BBC Radio
James Harding Director of News and Current Affairs
James Purnell Director of radio education arts music learning and children
James Purnell Director of Strategy
Tony Hall Director-General

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