BBC News is a business unit under BBC(British Broadcasting Corporation). It was founded on November 14, 1922, and its headquarters is located in Broadcasting House, London, England. BBC News mainly engages in gathering and broadcasting news, current affairs, and more. It has over 3000 employees, of which some of the employees are stationed in over 50 foreign news bureaus located all over the world. BBC News is not available on Roku. But you can use streaming television services like Philo, Sling TV, and more, which are available on Roku to stream BBC News on Roku.
How to Stream BBC News on Roku?
As you may know, BBC News is not available on Roku. So, to stream BBC News on Roku, you need to use streaming television services that have BBC News, and at the same time, it should also be available on Roku. The streaming services are:
- DirecTV Stream
- Sling TV
DirecTV Stream (Formerly, AT&T TV Now) is an Over-the-top internet television service. It offers TV channels, on-demand content, and more. DirecTV Stream Now is a counterpart to the traditional satellite television service. It gives you access to more than 7,000+ apps, including premium channels like HBO Max, Cinemax, and more, and it also gives you an unlimited amount of cloud DVR recordings for only $10. DirecTV Stream Now has a total of 4 plans, and these plans are:
Entertainment Plan offers 65+ channels like ESPN, TNT, and more. It also gives you 40,000+ on-demand titles and more features at the cost of about $69.99/month.
Choice Plan offers 90+ channels like ESPN, TNT, and more. It also includes regional sports networks. You can get more than 45,000+ on-demand titles and a lot more features at the cost of about $84.99/month.
Ultimate Plan offers more than 130+ channels, including regional sports networks and 55,000+ on-demand titles. It also gives you a lot of other features for a cost of about $94.99/month.
Premier Plan offers more than 140+ channels, including regional sports networks and premium channels. It also gives you more than 65,000+ on-demand titles and other features for a cost of about $139.99/month.
Philo is an internet television company. It was founded in 2009, and its headquarters is located in San Francisco, California, United States. You can stream on three devices simultaneously and create ten different profiles per account. It has over 60+ channels, including MTV, animal planet, BBC America, and more. It also has a 7-day free trial. All these features at a price of about $25/month.
fuboTV Inc. is a streaming pay television service. fuboTV is only available in the United States, Canada, and Spain. It mainly focuses on sports channels like NFL, MLB, NBA, and more. You can also watch regular channels like ABC, FOX, Comedy Central, and more. The most elite version gives you more than 150+ channels, and you can stream up to three devices simultaneously. fuboTV has a total of three different plans, and they are:
Starter Plan gives you a total of 116 channels along with 250 hours of cloud DVR storage. You can stream three screens at once, and the cost of the plan is about $64.99/month.
Pro Plan offers you all the features of the Starter Plan with the addition of 1000 hours of cloud DVR storage. You can stream up to 10 devices while staying at your home. All these features come at the cost of about $69.99/month.
Elite Plan offers all the features of the Pro plan with the addition of 43 extra channels. This plan is about $79.99/month.
Sling TV is an American Streaming service operated by Sling TV LLC. It was founded on February 9, 2015, and has its headquarters in Meridian, Colorado, United States. It is one of the cheapest and most affordable streaming services available. Sling TV gives you a maximum of 50+ channels and three streaming devices based on the plan you choose. Sling TV has a total of three different plans, and they are:
Orange Plan is good for families. This plan gives you 32 channels and 50 hours of cloud DVR storage. You can only stream on one device, and the cost of this plan is about $35/month.
Blue Plan is good for entertainment and news. It gives you 43 channels and the same amount of cloud DVR storage as the Orange plan. You can stream on three devices, and this plan costs about $35/month.
Orange & Blue Plan is good for everything. It has all the features of Blue Plan other than having 50 channels. This plan costs about $50/month.
BBC News is the largest news broadcast organization in the world, with an output of about 120 hours of radio and television per day. BBC News is available all over the world other than in some countries like China, North Korea, and more. I hope you like this article, and kindly leave your thoughts in the comments section.
(1) Is BBC News available on Roku?
No, BBC News is not available on Roku, but you can use streaming television services to stream it on Roku.
(2) Can I stream BBC News?
You can stream BBC News without the need for cable and satellite subscriptions. All you need is a live TV streaming service.
(3) Why is the BBC News app not working?
It may be because BBC News servers are down, or it is under maintenance. Wait for a while and check whether it is working or not.