British Council

Over the past 80 years, our radio programmes have been broadcast in over 40 countries around the globe. Since launching in China in 2012, millions of listeners across the country have tuned in to improve their English. 

You can listen to our programmes on Radio AM774 at 11 - 11.30 from Monday to Sunday and FM105.8 at 10 - 10.30 from Monday to Friday in China. 

Obla Air

Obla Air is a radio drama series about a small, independent airline, featuring characters from different nations all speaking English. 

Aimed at 16-35 year-olds, the show helps you improve your basic English for social situations. 

Middleton Hall

Middleton Hall is a lively and engaging radio drama-based series with functional language. The main focus is English for social purposes set in the context of a work-place environment. 

Middleton Hall is a small country house hotel just outside London. It is owned by Charles Middleton and his wife, Janet. They are a rather unworldly couple and leave the day-to-day running of the hotel to their manager, Sitwell, who rules his staff with a rod of iron.

Aimed at 16-35 year-olds (late school/adults), the show helps you improve your English language skills for social situations