BBC Radio 5 Live Sports Extra

More live sport, pure live sport
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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
Launched2 February 2002
Former namesBBC Five Live Sports Plus
BBC Five Live Sports Extra
BBC Radio Five Live Sports Xtra
BBC Radio Five Live Sport Xtra

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Postal addressQuay House
M50 2QH
Telephone+44 20 8743 8000
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Dame Elan Closs Stephens Member for Wales
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Gautam Rangarajan Group Director of Strategy and Performance
Glyn Isherwood Chief Operating Officer (2)
Helen Boaden Director of BBC Radio
Ian Hargreaves Non-Executive Director
June Sarpong Director of Creative Diversity
Ken MacQuarrie Director of Nations & Regions
Kerris Bright Chief Customer Officer
Leigh Tavaziva Chief Operating Officer
Richard Sharp Chairman
Robbie Gibb Member for England
Shirley Garrood Non-Executive Director
Sir Nicholas Serota Senior Independent Director
Steve Morrison Member for Scotland
Tim Davie Director General
Tom Fussell CEO - BBC Studios
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