The BBC is the world’s leading public service broadcaster.

Funded primarily through the TV licence fee, the BBC provides audiences in the UK with high quality and distinctive services across tv, radio and online. In the UK the BBC provides 10 network television services, 10 network radio services, 46 radio services in the nations and regions of the UK, plus an extensive online presence. The BBC also delivers impartial news and information to audiences around the globe through the World Service.

Our aim is simple – to enrich people’s lives with programmes and services that inform, educate and entertain by being the most creative organisation in the world.

The BBC has been operational at MediaCityUK since 2011, producing thousands of hours of content for television, radio and online.

Around 2,700 staff work in twenty-six departments including BBC Children’s, BBC Learning, BBC Radio 5 live, BBC Sport, BBC Radio Manchester and BBC Breakfast as well as Religion & Ethics, the BBC Philharmonic and parts of Research & Development, Drama and Comedy.