BBC Radio 5 Live Sports Xtra

More live sport, pure live sport
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You can hear BBC Radio 5 Live Sports Xtra on DAB Digital Radio, Freesat, Freeview (UK), Radioplayer UK, Virgin Media and online

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BBC Radio 5 Live Sports Extra is a national digital radio station, operated by the BBC, and specialising only in extended additional sports coverage.Wikipedia

Editorial areaUK
Audience figures1,697,000 weekly listenersRAJAR September 2021
Former namesBBC Five Live Sports Plus
BBC Five Live Sports Extra

Contact BBC Radio 5 Live Sports Xtra

Postal addressQuay House
M50 2QH
Telephone+44 20 8743 8000
Official website

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Latest news stories

5 live’s Saturday sport coverage moved to DAB
RadioToday - published 15 November 2015, 8.47am gmt
New programmes for 5 live Sports Extra - published 30 April 2015, 9.33pm bst


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Fi Glover Presenter
Jonathan Wall Programme Director
Julian Worricker Presenter
Mark Mardell Presenter
Richard Littlejohn Presenter
Victoria Derbyshire Presenter

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Helen Boaden Director of BBC Radio
James Harding Director of News and Current Affairs
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James Purnell Director of Strategy
Richard Sharp Chairman
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