Leading news radio stations in the United Kingdom (UK) 2019

This statistic shows radio stations used for news in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2019. BBC Radio 2 and BBC Radio 4 had the greatest reach at 28 percent and 22 percent respectively in 2019. BBC Radio 1 had the third highest reach being used by 21 percent of UK adults who used radio for news in 2019.

Thinking specifically about radio stations which of the following do you use for news nowadays?

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Release date

May 2019


United Kingdom

Survey time period

March and April 2019

Number of respondents

2,043 respondents

Age group

16 years and older

Special properties

all those who use radio for news

Method of interview

Omnibus survey

Supplementary notes

Only sources with an incidence of 4% or more are shown.

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