BBC

The British Broadcasting Corporation is the national broadcaster of the United Kingdom. Headquartered at Broadcasting House in Westminster, London, it is the world's oldest national broadcaster, and the largest... Wikipedia

  • Type:  Statutory corporation with a royal charter
  • Industry:  Mass media
  • Predecessor:  British Broadcasting Company
  • Founded:  October 18, 1922 (as British Broadcasting Company), January 01, 1927 (as British Broadcasting Corporation)
  • Founder:  HM Government, John Reith, first Director-General
  • Area served:  Worldwide
  • Key people:  Richard Sharp (Chairman), Tim Davie (Director-General)
  • Products:  Broadcasting, Web portals
  • Services:  Television, Radio, Online
  • Revenue:  £4.943 billion (2020)
  • Operating income:  £−122 million (2020)
  • Total assets:  £1.993 billion (2020)
  • Owner:  Public owned
  • Number of employees:  22,749 (2020)
  • Divisions:  BBC Studios, BBC Sports, BBC Music, BBC News
  • Data Source:  DuckDuckGo