BFBS is the broadcasting arm of the Services Sound and Vision Corporation (SSVC), a registered charity. SSVC provides radio, TV, live shows and cinemas to personnel and their families posted overseas
Broadcasting to more than 23 locations worldwide as well as to Royal Navy ships, BFBS Radio features music, interviews, messages and requests, and news tailored to the military community. As well as the UK studios in Buckinghamshire, BFBS Radio broadcasts 'live & local' from 7 overseas locations including to British Forces Germany. BFBS Radio comprises 3 networks: BFBS Radio, BFBS Radio 2 & BFBS Gurkha Radio.
BFBS broadcast 11 TV channels offering the best of British Television including two Sky Sports Channels, Sky News, a movie channel, a music channel, Nepali TV for the Gurkhas, and even a couple of channels timed for Afghanistan. As well as cherry-picking the best of British programming to broadcast, BFBS TV also show some 'home-made' programmes: 'Room 785' for the BFBS 3 Kids channel, the 'Week in Afghanistan' Sunday round-up and a tailored news programme 'British Forces News'.
Type Of Business
Not for profit, Charities