BBC Radio 4 is one of several broadcast services provided by the British Government. Radio 4 broadcasts talk programming from news to comment and readings to comedy.
In the UK, one can listen to Radio 4 on a digital (DAB) or FM radio, on digital TV, online via computer, on cell phone, and MP3 player. For options, visit this Radio 4 help page.
Outside of the UK, one can listen to Radio 4 online. Listen to Radio 4.
A Long History
In September 2007 BBC Radio 4 celebrated its 40th anniversary. Lisa Mullens from Times Online put together "20 Things You Didn’t Know About Radio 4". Read more here.
Not Without Controversy
BBC Radio 4 has had its controversies. In May 2006, a Radio 4 show garnered complaints over "racist and sexist" content. It actually turned out to be a spoof call but still - listeners were appalled. Read more here.
Not Your Everyday Programming
In July 2008, BBC Radio 4 aired a lost Beatle tape. A 1964 interview with the "Fab Four" was discovered in a South London garage and aired in full. Read more here.