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BBC Radio 4 is a radio station owned and operated by the British Broadcasting Corporation that broadcasts a wide variety of spoken-word programmes including news, drama, comedy, science and history. It replaced the BBC Home Service in 1967.Wikipedia

Editorial area:UK
FormatNews/Sport/Talk
Most played songs:Beatles, The, Rolling Stones, The, Janis Joplin & Big Brother And The Holding CompanyRadiomonitor
Audience figures11,332,000 listeners per weekRAJAR December 2016
Launched:30 September 1967
OwnerBBC
Former namesBBC Radio 4 FM
Home Service
BBC Radio 4UK
BBC Radio 4 The Home Service
BBC Radio 4 (LW)

Contact BBC Radio 4

Postal addressBBC Broadcasting House
London
W1A 1AA
Telephone:
reception
+44 20 8743 8000
Telephone:
studio
+44 870 010 0444
Official website
Wikipedia
YouTube
Personal emailfirstname.lastname@bbc.co.uk

Social media

Twitter@BBCRadio4 (398,669 followers) compare
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Latest news stories

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People

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Andrew Marr Presenter
Andy Walker Interactive Editor
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Arthur Smith Presenter
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Chris Vallance Producer
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Dan Damon Presenter
Derek Cooper (1) Presenter
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Edward Stourton Presenter
Emma Barnett Presenter
Fi Glover Presenter
Francine Stock Presenter
Frank Delaney Presenter
Gwyneth Williams Programme Manager/Controller
Isabel Hardman Presenter
James Naughtie Presenter
Jane Garvey Presenter
Jenny Murray Presenter
Jeremy Paxman Presenter
Joanna Carr Editor
John Humphrys Presenter
John Waite Presenter
Jonathan Dimbleby Presenter
Jonathan Agnew Presenter
Justin Webb Presenter
Kathy Clugston Presenter
Keri Davies Producer
Laurie Taylor Presenter
Lewis Vickers Producer
Libby Purves Presenter
Liz Barclay Presenter
Mariella Frostrup Presenter
Mark Lawson Presenter
Mark Tully Presenter
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Mary Sanders Journalist
Melvyn Bragg Presenter
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Neil Sleat Presenter
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Rhian Roberts Digital Editor
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Sioned William Commissioning Editor Comedy
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Tim Harford Presenter
Tom Sutcliffe Presenter
Viji Alles Announcer
Zeb Soanes 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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