7 - the best in BBC comedy, drama and books plus a daily live show
the fifth and final digital radio network from the BBC, launches
on Sunday 15 December 2002.
BBC 7 is pure entertainment and features the best in BBC comedy,
drama and books, plus a daily live show for kids the first
ever on radio.
first day's broadcast features a two-hour special hosted by Paul
Merton, Merton's Magnificent 7, showcasing BBC 7 and simulcast on
BBC Radio 4 (8.00 to 10.00pm).
An online press kit for BBC 7 can be found on the network's website
BBC 7 press kit is also available in pdf
format. You may require Adobe Acrobat Software to read PDF files
which can be obtained here.
7 press kit (505 KB)
7 launches 15 December with the best of BBC comedy, drama and books
- and a search for the greatest comic ever (12.11.02)
digital station from BBC Radio (30.09.02)