BBC Asian Network

British Asian radio
British radio stations

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You can hear BBC Asian Network on DAB Digital Radio, Freesat, Freeview (UK), Radioplayer UK, Virgin Media and online

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BBC Asian Network is a British radio station whose output is targeted to serve people of South Asian descent, or with an interest in South Asian affairs.Wikipedia

Editorial areaUK
Most playedImran Khan, Raghav feat. Abhishek Bachchan & Nelly, Mumzy StrangerRadiomonitor
Audience figures533,000 weekly listenersRAJAR September 2021

Contact BBC Asian Network

Postal addressThe Mailbox
B1 1RF
+44 121 567 6000
+44 845 944 0445
Official website

Social media

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Latest news stories

BBC Asian Network announces schedule changes during the Coronavirus crisis
BBC Media Centre - published 31 March 2020, 10.07am bst
BBC Asian Network launches a search for the UK’s next big Bhangra star
BBC Media Centre - published 25 September 2019, 10.32am bst
Mickey Singh, Jasmine Sandlas and B Young to perform at Asian Network Live 2019
BBC Media Centre - published 15 January 2019, 8.45am gmt
BBC Asian Network Live line-up is announced
RadioToday - published 24 January 2018, 3.01pm gmt


Adil Ray Presenter
Anwar Ul Hoque Presenter
Ashwini Malhi Presenter
Bob Shennan Programme Manager/Controller
Bobby Friction Presenter
Brett Spencer Head of Digital
Changis Raja Presenter
Daljit Neer Presenter
Dan Morris Senior Technical Producer
Dev Parmar Presenter
Dharmesh Rajput Digital Editor
Gagan Grewal Presenter
Kanwal Qazi Presenter
Mahesh Nathwani Presenter
Mark Strippel Head of Music
Maz Khan Presenter
Mike Allbut Presenter
Mira Trivedi Presenter
Mo Dutta Presenter
Najma Sayeed Presenter
Navinder Bhogal Presenter
Nayha Ahmad Presenter
Neelu Kalsi Presenter
Nirmala Parmar Presenter
Ravinder Kundra Presenter
Ray Khan Presenter
Sahifa Akhtar Presenter
San J Sanj Presenter
Sanjay Sharma Presenter
Sanjeet Saund Presenter
Sapna Dutta Presenter
Shawkhat Hasmi Presenter
Sonia Deol Presenter
Tulip Mazumdar Presenter
Vijay Sharma Station Manager
Zarina Khan Presenter
Zeb Qureshi Presenter

…at BBC

Alistair Tyne Engineer
Amol Rajan Media Editor
Chris Roberts Project Engineer
Fran Unsworth Director - BBC News
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
Richard Sharp Chairman
Tim Davie Director General

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