BBC 5 Live is the main radio station in UK covering sports.
About BBC 5 Live
BBC 5 Live is a radio station otherwise known as just 5 Live. This station broadcasts nationally across the UK and is responsible for BBC News live, interviews, sports commentaries and more. The channel has also become quite popular for its call in content allowing people from across the UK to call in and speak to celebrities or share their opinions on the news.
The station first launched in March of 1994 and its is currently broadcast on 693 KHZ 909 KHZ, 990 KHZ as well as DAB 12B Freeview 705, Free sat 705, Virgin media 905, Sky 0105, and Virgin Media Ireland 911.
The BBC 5 Live is broadcast throughout most of the UK. Its main offices are located in media city UK in Salford and the radio station is registered to the BBC North division. Some of the main weekday programs that BBC five live is known for is Wake up to Money, the morning reports, 5 live drive, Friday sports panel, 5 live daily, 5 live breakfast, weekend breakfast, 5 live investigates, 606 and more.
Some of the most popular personalities available on BBC five live include Stephen Nolan, Jonathan Overend, Peter Allen, Rhod Sharp, Nicky Cambell, Rachel Burden, Simon Mayo, Mickey Clark, John Pienaar, and more.
BBC radio five listeners also have access to programming via the channel’s social media accounts. The channel offers complete broadcast schedules and improvements across twitter as well as Facebook so that listeners can have access to full schedules and the ability to communicate with top broadcasters.
BBC five live also has full broadcast through online services as well as their web application. The online web application for this channel is represented through the BBC I player which can deliver streams on almost any BBC radio station and ongoing news.