BBC Radio Scotland

British radio stations

Listen to BBC Radio Scotland

You can hear BBC Radio Scotland on DAB Digital Radio, FM, Freesat, Radioplayer UK, Sky, Virgin Media and online

Facts and stats

BBC Radio Scotland is BBC Scotland's national English-language radio network. It broadcasts a wide variety of programmes.

There are also two opt-out services, BBC Radio Orkney and BBC Radio Shetland which broadcast 30 minute programmes for their respective areas which otherwise broadcast BBC Radio Scotland.

Editorial areaScotland
Most playedBeyoncé, Arab Strap, Bob Marley & The WailersRadiomonitor
Launched23 November 1978

Contact BBC Radio Scotland

Postal address40 Pacific Quay
G51 1DA
+44 141 422 6000
+44 808 592 9500
Official website

Social media

Twitter@BBCRadioScot (89,739 followers) compare
Twitter: Press Office@bbcpress (215,092 followers) compare
Twitter: Jobs@BBCCareers (129,439 followers) compare
FacebookBBC Radio Scotland (141,524 likes) compare
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Latest news stories

BBC Radio Scotland aim to Make a Difference
BBC Media Centre - published 29 April 2020, 12.53pm bst
BBC Radio Scotland launches search for Scotland’s Singer/Songwriter of the Year
BBC Media Centre - published 25 April 2019, 11.34am bst


Abeer Macintyre Presenter
Annie McGuire Presenter
Archie Fisher Presenter
Barbara Wallace Producer
Bill Whiteford Presenter
Bryan Burnett Presenter
Cathy MacDonald Presenter
Clare English Presenter
Colin Mackay Presenter
Derek Bateman Presenter
Edi Stark Presenter
Euan McIlwraith Presenter
Fred MacAulay Presenter
Gary West Presenter
Gary Robertson Presenter
Gillian Marles Presenter
Graham Stewart Presenter
Gwen Stirling Producer
Helen Munro Head of Music
Iain Anderson Presenter
Isabel Fraser Presenter
Janice Forsyth Presenter
Jeff Zycinski Programme Director
Jim Traynor Presenter
Jim Spence Presenter
John Beattie Presenter
John Kayes Producer
Kaye Adams Presenter
Lesley Riddoch Presenter
Mark Stephen Presenter
Mary Ann Kennedy Presenter
Mhairi Stuart Presenter
Richard Gordon Presenter
Richard Murdoch Producer
Ricky Ross Presenter
Robbie Shepherd Presenter
Ruth Davidson Presenter
Sally Magnusson Presenter
Shereen Nanjiani Presenter
Stephen Duffy Presenter
Stuart Cosgrove Presenter
Tam Cowan Presenter
Tom Morton Presenter
Vic Galloway Presenter

…at BBC

Amol Rajan Media Editor
Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson Non-Executive Director
Beth Parsons Broadcast Journalist, BBC Look North Yorkshire
Bob Shennan Group Managing Director
Charlotte Moore Chief Content Officer
Chris Roberts Project Engineer
Dame Elan Closs Stephens Member for Wales
Deborah Turness CEO of News and Current Affairs
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
Tom Glenwright Producer

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