The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) is a publicly funded broadcasting provider of the United Kingdom.
It was founded in 1922 as the British Broadcasting Company Ltd by Marconi's Wireless Telegraph Company, Metropolitan-Vickers, General Electric, Western Electric, and British Thomson-Houston for use in experimental radio services. They became the non-commercial British Broadcasting Corporation in 1927 under a Royal Charter issued by the British Crown.
- The Hobbit (1968 radio series)
- The Lord of the Rings (1956 radio series)
- The Lord of the Rings (1981 radio series)