About Us

5 December 2019, 08:34 | Updated: 5 December 2019, 08:38

LBC News is a dynamic new 24/7 digital news service and rolling-news radio station from Global, one of the world’s leading Media & Entertainment groups.

With the strap line “Where The News Never Stops”, it provides the latest UK and world news, exclusive video journalism, political analysis, travel, weather and tech across its digital platforms – online at lbcnews.co.uk, on social media @lbcnews and on-air on DAB digital radio (D1) and on Global Player.

Newsgathering is powered by a team of 140 digital and broadcast journalists, based in 13 newsrooms across the UK and further supported by content from PA Media.

LBC News is the sister of LBC, Britain’s biggest commercial news talk station, which provides a 24/7 platform for debate, opinion and phone ins on the biggest stories of the day.

Global is Europe’s largest radio company and one of the leading Outdoor companies in both the UK & Europe. Global is home to respected, national, market leading media brands including Capital, Heart, Classic FM, LBC, Smooth, Radio X, Capital XTRA, Gold and Global Player, which allows listeners to enjoy all of Global’s radio brands, award-winning podcasts, and expertly-curated playlists, in one place in app, on web and on smart speakers. 

With an extensive and diverse portfolio, Global is also the leading Outdoor company in the UK & one of the largest in Europe with over 235,000 sites reaching 95% of the UK population.

Contact the team 

Managing Editor, LBC News: Andrew Bailey

Head of Global’s Newsroom: Tim John

Telephone (Global Switchboard): 020 7766 6000