The remit of Radio 3 is to offer a mix of music and cultural programming in order to engage and entertain its audience.
Around its core proposition of classical music, its speech-based programming should inform and educate the audience about music and culture. Jazz, world music, drama, the arts and ideas and religious programming should feature in its output.
The service should appeal to listeners of any age seeking to expand their cultural horizons through engagement with the world of music and the arts.
Current service licence
This service licence was reissued in May 2013 with an amended annual budget for the financial year 2013/14. The new budget reflects any approvals already given by the Trust including those within the Delivering Quality First strategy.