BBC Three

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BBC Three is a youth-orientated general entertainment television service from the BBC targeting 16-34 year olds.

Between 2016-2022, BBC Three was an on-demand brand as part of BBC iPlayer.

The channel relaunched as a linear television channel on Tuesday 1st February 2022 at 7pm.

Editorial areaUK
Launched9 February 2003
Former namesBBC Choice
Viewing figures:Weekly top 10BARB

Contact BBC Three

Postal addressBBC Broadcasting House
Telephone+44 20 8743 8000
Official website

Social media

Twitter@bbcthree (736,671 followers) compare
Twitter: Press Office@bbcpress (215,092 followers) compare
Twitter: Jobs@BBCCareers (129,439 followers) compare
FacebookBBC Three (2,636,323 likes) compare
Data is from 2019. Feature awaiting Facebook re-authorisation.

Latest news stories

Channel 4 launches all-new digital-first brand
Broadband TV News - published 19 October 2022, 6.42pm bst
BBC Three acquires US comedy series Twenties
BBC Media Centre - published 8 October 2020, 9.00am bst
Glow Up: Britain’s Next Make Up Star
BBC Media Centre - published 5 May 2020, 9.06am bst


Fiona Campbell Controller
Omah Howard Continuity Announcer
Zofia Louise Hare 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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