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Listen to BBC Radio 1 live, which is the third most popular radio station in the United Kingdom after BBC Radio 2 and BBC Radio 4. More than 8.9 million weekly listeners keep up their actual musical freshness with the latest releases, and with the up to date music broadcasted by the radio. The broadcaster also gives chance for the emerging talents to become famous, and supports them in their first steps. The station is the host of world famous programme Essential Mix, and Radio 1’s Live Lounge, and The Official Chart. Worldwide known DJs contribute to the broadcaster's unquestionable musical offer, like Adele Roberts, Annie Mac, Clara Amfo, Nick Grimshaw, Pete Tong, Scott Mills. The radio’s music genre selection has one of the widest variety in the UK’s radio stations as pop, rock, house, rap, electronica, drum&bass, dubstep, hip-hop, indie, electronic dance, independent rock and alternative rock divesify the palette.
On weekdays the BBC Radio One Breakfast wakes the listeners up under Greg James' funny leadership from 7am to 10am. On Saturday and Sunday Adele Roberts take the weekend breakfast show's potmeter from 7am to 10am
In the schedule, Newsbeat news programme throughout the day gives the short and easily digestible info packages about the world, and about the UK to the listeners, furthermore phone-in talks with the presenters diversify the unstoppable flow of music.

BBC Radio 1 's slogan: “Where it begins”

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Aberdare area, South Wales - 98.8 FMAberdeenshire - 98.3 FMAberfeldy - 98.8 FMAbergavenny & Usk Valley - 98.3 FMAbersychan - 98.1 FMAbertillery - 98.6 FMAlexandria - 97.9 FMAmbleside - 97.9 FMAnglesey - 99.4 FMAngus - 97.9 FMAxminster - 99.1 FMAyrshire - 99.1 FMBakewell - 99.4 FMBallachulish - 97.7 FMBallycastle - 98.4 FMBarmouth area, Gwynedd - 97.9 FMBarnoldswick area - 99.3 FMBasingstoke - 99.7 FMBath - 98.6 FMBeds - 99.7 FMBerks - 99.1 FMBerwick-upon-Tweed - 98.2 FMBetws-y-Coed - 97.8 FMBexhill - 99.2 FMBlaenavon - 98.1 FMBlairgowrie - 99.2 FMBodmin area, Cornwall - 98.4 FMBorder Coast - 99.3 FMBorder Region - 98.7 FMBradford - 98.1 FMBrecon - 98.5 FMBrighton - 99.7 FMBristol - 98.9 FMBristol area - 99.5 FMBucks - 99.1 FMBurnley - 97.8 FMBuxton - 99.6 FMCalne - 97.8 FMCambridge area - 98.5 FMCambs - 99.7 FMCampbeltown - 98.0 FMCarmarthen - 98.5 FMCarmarthenshire - 98.0 FMCaterham - 99.3 FMCentral Lancashire - 98.2 FMCentral Northern Ireland - 99.7 FMCentral Powys - 98.7 FMCentral Scotland - 99.5 FM
You can listen to the broadcast on the traditional analogue radio way, on 97-99 FM in the territory of the United Kingdom, and also the digital solutions like DAB Digital Radio, Digital TV are optionable, we recommend the online radio stream.
DigitalTV: Freeview: Channel 700, Freesat: Channel 696, Sky: Channel 0101, Virgin: Channel 901, TalkTalk: Channel 600, UPC Ireland: Channel 907
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Acts announced for BBC Radio 1’s Big Weekend 2021
The line-up for Radio 1’s Big Weekend of Live Music 2021 has been announced, with Ed Sheeran, AJ Tracey, Anne-Marie, Celeste and Royal Blood among those set to perform. Taking place across four days for the first time in the event’s 18-year history (28 – 31 May 2021), Radio 1’s Big Weekend of Live Music 2021 will have over 100 live performances. Around 50 of the performances will be brand new live sets recorded exclusively for...More >> - 06.05.2021
Major daytime schedule changes at BBC Radio 1
Rickie, Melvin and Charlie are taking over the mid-morning show on BBC Radio 1 as Clara Amfo moves to the 6pm new music show, Monday to Thursday. Annie Mac has also announced she is leaving the station after almost 20 years at the BBC. She joined as a broadcast assistant in 2002 and hosted her first show in 2004. In other changes, Radio 1’s Future Artists with Jack Saunders will move forward into a new, earlier slot (8pm-10pm, Monday-Wednesdays) as will Radio 1’s Indie Show...More >> - 20.04.2021
BBC Radio 1’s Big Weekend expands to four day event
BBC Radio 1’s Big Weekend will return for a weekend of live music across BBC Sounds and BBC iPlayer for four days this year. It’s all happening online from 28th to 31st May with over 100 live performances across the weekend. Around 50 of the performances will be brand new live sets recorded exclusively for Big Weekend 2021, with five of the new sets filmed on location in front of iconic backdrops around the UK, with more to be recorded in the BBC’s Radio Theatre. Though dependent on changes to restrictions in the UK, the BBC says Radio 1’s Big Weekend of Live Music will be designed for fans to enjoy with friends and family in parks, on beaches, in pub gardens or simply from the comfort of their own homes...More >> - 24.03.2021
Jackie Brambles to host Greatest Hits Radio series
The latest Audio Content Fund includes funding a four-part series called Greatest Brits with Jackie Brambles for Greatest Hits Radio. The former BBC Radio 1 host and current BBC Radio Scotland presenter will celebrate 80s and 90s British female artists in the run-up to the 2021 BRIT Awards. It’s one of many projects awarded money in the latest round, bringing the total to £1.7m in the past year. The projects will broadcast across more than 120 different radio stations and will be produced by 19 different independent production companies...More >> - 16.03.2021
Eight new presenters get BBC Radio 1 opportunity
Eight of the presenters given a one-off show over the 2020 festive period at Radio 1 are returning to host a month of Early Friday Breakfast shows. Dean McCullough, Rakeem Omar, Danni Diston, Sam MacGregor, Darcy Kelly, Alex West, Numi Gildert and Robyn Richford will host the programme over the coming months. First up will be 28-year-old Dean McCullough, who will take on Friday Early Breakfast in April. Originally from Belfast and now based in Manchester, Dean started out volunteering at Wandsworth Radio in 2016 before landing a show on Gaydio, where he currently hosts the breakfast show...More >> - 25.02.2021
Scott Mills and Chris Stark bring back the LOLathon
Scott Mills and Chris Stark are hosting another 24 hour LOLathon on BBC Radio 1 for Red Nose Day 2021. The afternoon presenters have done it twice before, with the first one in 2017 causing a few complaints to Ofcom for the middle of the night sex hour and non-innuendo bingo. This year, Radio 1’s LOLathon kicks off on Friday 5th March at 8am and continues until Friday 12 March culminating in the 24-hour marathon show hosted by Scott Mills and Chris Stark. The marathon will commence at 9am on Thursday 11 March and will continue until 9am the following day...More >> - 23.02.2021
David Kid Jensen gets six part series on Jazz FM
Kid Jensen is joining the team at Jazz FM to host a six-part series about his love for jazz music and to highlight the work of Parkinson’s UK. The former BBC Radio 1, Radio 2, Capital FM, The Jazz and Smooth Radio presenter, who is also an ambassador of Parkinson’s UK, starts his weekly show on Sunday 21st February. Of his new Jazz FM show and passion for the music he will play, David says: “I made my BOAC maiden flight in 1968, landing in London with a toothbrush and a pocket full of dreams and I used to love strolling down Wardour Street, loving venues like Revolution, Ronnie Scott’s, The Cromwellian and the Speakeasy...More >> - 10.02.2021
Vernon Kay to host Super Bowl LV on BBC Radio 5 Live
The Super Bowl is back on BBC Radio 5 Live for the first time in five years with a new show hosted by Vernon Kay. Live radio coverage of the showdown between the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Kansas City Chiefs begins this Sunday at 11pm on 5 Live and BBC Sounds. BBC One will also provide live TV coverage from 11.30pm. Vernon Kay, a frequent visitor to Super Bowl as a fan and broadcaster, is also a former player himself with the London Warriors. His last regular radio show was with Radio X four years ago but he’s also covering on BBC Radio 2 at the moment...More >> - 08.02.2021
BBC Radio 1’s Clara Amfo made ambassador at Dulux
Clara Amfo has been unveiled as the ambassador for the Dulux Colour of the Year 2021, Brave Ground. She says: ““I love the colour of Brave Ground and what it symbolises. It’s Mother Earth, our roots. It’s perfect for this year as it makes us feel more connected to where we live.” Clara has been doing up her home recently by adding a bit of Brave Ground paint, which Dulux interestingly told us about in a press release today. “In my daily life I’m surrounded by noise, by music, so I love those moments of peace, of being able to chill out. And Brave Ground definitely helps me to do that.” ...More >> - 02.02.2021

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00:00 - Diplo and Friends
Diplo and friends exclusively in the mix - only on 1Xtra and Radio 1.
01:00 - Radio 1's Classic Essential Mix
Relive classic Radio 1 Essential Mixes from the archive.
03:00 - Danny Howard's Club Mix
Danny Howard's Club Mix
04:00 - Radio 1's Dance Anthems
Classic Dance Anthems with Charlie Hedges
Non-stop Classic Dance Anthems with Charlie!
05:00 - Radio 1 relax
Planet Earth's most soothing musical vibes.
06:00 - Radio 1's Chillout Anthems
Music designed to unwind the mind.
07:00 - Radio 1 Weekend Breakfast with Adele Roberts
Adele Roberts takes charge of your weekend wake-up...
10:00 - Radio 1 Anthems
with Adele Roberts
Big anthems and tunes you haven't heard in ages!
10:32 - Radio 1 Anthems
with Jordan North
Big anthems and tunes you haven't heard in ages!
11:02 - Jordan North
Big hits and the best new music.
13:00 - Matt and Mollie
Another celeb guest takes on their Top 3 topic!
Another celebrity guest picks their Top 3 and the nation deciphers Mol's Teaser...
16:00 - Radio 1's Life Hacks
Vick Hope and Katie Thistleton help hack your life to make it better.
18:00 - The Official Chart: First Look on Radio 1
With Vick and Katie
Vick and Katie take a first look at how the UK's new Official Chart is shaping up.
19:00 - Radio 1's Chillest Show
with Sian Eleri
Sian Eleri lays down Planet Earth's most soothing musical vibes.
21:00 - Radio 1's Rock Show with Daniel P Carter
While She Sleeps in session
The Sheffield Sleeps brothers are in session with tracks from their album Sleeps Society.
23:00 - BBC Introducing on Radio 1
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Live tracks from Asha Gold, Sad Night Dynamite, Camden Cox, Low Island and Maya Law.