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BBC Two is the second television channel operated by the British Broadcasting Corporation in the United Kingdom, Isle of Man and Channel Islands.Wikipedia

Editorial areaUK
Launched20 April 1964
Viewing figures:Channel viewing share
Weekly top 10BARB

Contact BBC Two

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

Social media

Twitter@BBCTwo (356,805 followers) compare
Twitter: Press Office@bbcpress (193,152 followers) compare
Twitter: Jobs@BBCCareers (131,187 followers) compare
FacebookBBC Two (1,290,757 likes) compare
Data is from 2019. Feature awaiting Facebook re-authorisation.

Latest news stories

A Jingle Bell for Two Doors Down
BBC Media Centre - published 22 October 2020, 12.37pm bst
BBC Two looks to boost regional commissions - published 14 October 2020, 11.33am bst
Simon Reeve discovers adventure closer to home with two new travel series
BBC Media Centre - published 9 October 2020, 10.01am bst
BBC Two to air feature-length film Finding Jack Charlton
BBC Media Centre - published 4 September 2020, 4.36pm bst
BBC Two partners with Fremantle to bring new docuseries Enslaved to UK audiences
BBC Media Centre - published 21 August 2020, 11.30am bst


Esme Wren Editor, Newsnight
James May Presenter
Richard Hammond Presenter
Roly Keating Programme Director
Victoria Derbyshire 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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