BBC News

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With the BBC News app, stay updated with news from the BBC and our journalists across the globe. The app also provides a live stream of BBC World Service Radio, as well as social features and personalization, allowing you to customize news categories according to your interests.
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BBC Studios Limited
Oct 4, 2022
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Get news from the BBC and our network of journalists all around the world with the BBC News app. You can also access the live-streamed BBC World Service Radio, social features, and personalization options that let you re-order news categories to match your interests.

The app’s top features include the latest breaking news through Top Stories, personalization options via My News, and the ability to quickly access topics of interest using the + icon. You can also find content quickly through location-based suggestions and the search function.

You can receive push notifications for important news stories, and the app also offers video streaming over 3G and Wi-Fi. You can download stories for offline reading, adjust font size, and share stories via social media or email. The app also includes related stories and topics for further reading and viewing.

When you choose to receive push notifications, Airship will store a unique identifier related to your device for BBC News to provide the service. However, no other personal data is processed, and the BBC will keep your information secure and not share it with anyone else. You can unsubscribe from push notifications in the app’s settings screen.

By installing the app, you agree to the BBC’s Terms of Use, and you can read the BBC’s Privacy Policy on their website.

What's new

We aim to release regular improvements to the BBC News app. Recently we've been working on enhancing some fundamental elements of the app, which should help us to add some exciting features in the future.