These internet radio URLs replace the ones used in the former GarfNet Internet Radio player. They should all work directly in your browser and they should open in a new browser tab. Alternatively, you may copy them and use them in an internet radio application of your choice.
These are the BBC’s new high quality 320kb/s audio streams, using Apple’s proprietary HLS (hypertext transfer protocol live streaming) format. Basically this chops the stream into tiny files, and stitches them together again once they have got through various firewalls etc. These are particularly appropriate for mobile devices.
- Lifted with thanks from:-
- More about HLS streaming:-
Useful lists that “cut to the chase” and list the actual stream URL’s:-