BBC Radio is a national radio station broadcast by British Broadcasting Corporation. Apart from national radio stations, you can find local radio stations from BBC Radio. The local radio stations keep you up-to-date on the local news, local affairs, and music. The BBC Radio channels include BBC Radio 1, 2, 3, 4, and 5. In addition, additional broadcasts include BBC Radio 1Xtra, 4 Extra, 5 Sports extra, 6 Music, and World Service. Unfortunately, BBC Radio doesn’t have an official app on Apple TV. Therefore, you need to access BBC Radio on the BBC Sounds app. With BBC Radio on Apple TV, you can stream your favorite radio stations, podcasts, and music.

How to Listen to BBC Radio on Apple TV

With the BBC Sounds app, you can stream live BBC Radio stations. The app has attractive features that will let you play, pause, and rewind radio stations. However, BBC Sounds are available for access on iPhone, iPad, and Mac alone. So you need to screen mirror those devices on your TV to stream the radio stations.

From iOS Devices

1. Make sure to connect both your Apple TV and your iOS device to the same Wi-Fi network.

2. Open the App Store on your iOS device and install the BBC Sounds app.

BBC Sounds app

3. Wait for the download to finish and launch the BBC Sounds app.

4. Sign in to your BBC Sounds account with proper credentials.

5. On your iOS device, open the Control Center and then select Screen Mirroring.

Screen mirroring

6. Select your Apple TV from the list on your screen, and the iOS device will start to mirror on your screen.

7. Open the BBC Sounds, search for your favorite BBC Radio station and stream the same.

BBC Sounds on Apple TV

Related: How to Stream BBC iPlayer on Apple TV

From Mac

1. Make sure to connect both your Apple TV and Mac to the same Wi-Fi network.

2. Turn on your Mac and visit the BBC Sounds website using a web browser of your choice.

BBC Sounds on Apple TV

3. using proper credentials, Sign In to your account following the instructions.

4. Launch the Mac Control Center and select the Screen Mirroring option.

5. Pick up your Apple TV from the list on your screen.

6. Soon, the screen of your Mac will mirror itself on your TV screen.

7. Search for a BBC Radio station and access it on your TV.

BBC Sounds on Apple TV

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I listen to BBC radio on Apple TV?

You can listen to your favorite radio stations on your Apple TV with BBC Sounds by screen mirroring it from the app and the website.

Is BBC Sounds available on Apple TV?

The BBC Sounds app isn’t available for download on Apple TV. So, you need to screen mirror the app from iOS devices and the Mac website.

How do I watch BBC Sounds?

You can listen to podcasts, music, and radio stations with BBC Sounds. The app is available for download on iPhones and iPad. In addition, you can visit their website to stream the radio stations.

Can I stream BBC Radio 2 on Apple TV?

You can use the BBC Sounds app to stream BBC Radio 2.