BBC West


BBC West

Infobox BBC Nation or Region
name = BBC West


headquarters = Clifton, Bristol
area = Bristol, Gloucestershire,
Somerset, Wiltshire
nation = BBC English Regions
regions =
tvstations =
tvtransmitters = Mendip
radiostations = BBC Radio Bristol
BBC Radio Gloucestershire
BBC Radio Swindon
BBC Radio Wiltshire
BBC Somerset
radiotransmitters =
keypeople = Lucio Mesquita
(Head of Regional
& Local Programmes)
launched = 1933
closeddate =
replaced =
replacedby =
website =

BBC West is the BBC English Region covering the local radio editorial areas of Bristol, Somerset, Gloucestershire and Wiltshire.

Its television service transmitted on BBC One includes the daily "BBC Points West" news programme, the weekly regional magazine programme "Inside Out West" and the weekly "Politics Show".

The region is the controlling centre for BBC Radio Bristol, BBC Radio Gloucestershire, BBC Radio Swindon,
BBC Radio Wiltshire, BBC Somerset, and the local editions of the BBC's "Where I Live" websites.

The regional headquarters and television centre is at Broadcasting House in Clifton, Bristol.

ee also

*BBC English Regions

External links

*bbc.co.uk|id=whereilive|title=Where I Live
*bbc.co.uk|id=pointswest|title=BBC "Points West"


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