BBC Four creates the time and space to think deeply and differently, embracing the essential and the experimental, telling the story of us and of the world in new and surprising ways.
Television to satisfy the appetites you never knew you had, BBC Four stands as a truly distinctive voice in broadcasting.
Our remit is to give audiences diverse, innovative British and international programming that is intellectually and culturally enriching, with an expert and in-depth approach not seen anywhere else on British television.
To view this channel through an aerial on a Freeview TV, you’ll need a Freeview HD or Freeview Play TV/set-top box, an appropriate aerial set-up and for the channel to be available in your area. Channel reception also subject to your equipment, location and coverage. See more on aerial set-ups.