Call Spotlight BBC News on their general enquiries telephone number 01752 229 201 to contact a journalist with information regarding a story or to complain about a recent broadcast.


About Spotlight BBC News

Spotlight is the name of the BBC’s South West regional news TV programme that covers the local events and occurrences near the coastal town of Bournemouth. The main Spotlight programme broadcasts between 18:30pm and 19:00pm on weekdays but there are also shorter news bulletins aired at various times throughout the day. Viewers can watch Spotlight from anywhere in the United Kingdom on the BBC UK internet TV channel and on various satellite services.


BBC Spotlight Enquiries – 01752 229 201

Call BBC Spotlight on their viewer enquiries telephone number 01752 229 201 to contact a journalist from the South West news station. For instance, members of the general public can contact a journalist to submit a local Bournemouth news story that may be relevant to their daily broadcasts. Furthermore if you have any information that may be of use to an ongoing news story then it is encouraged that you contact a BBC representative but may also asked to give a police statement if it is relevant to a criminal investigation. Alternatively if Spotlight has encouraged viewers to phone in during an interactive feature then they should do when using this number.

You also call Spotlight on their general enquiries number to submit feedback regarding a story featured on the programme. For instance, if you have a complaint about the content of a news feature such as if you believe that their presenters have broadcast something offensive or inaccurate then you should call the above number to inform a production manager accordingly. You may even wish to contact Spotlight for technical support if you are unable to stream their news programme online when BBC iPlayer before a representative can offer troubleshooting assistance.


Call Costs and Contact Hours

The BBC Spotlight customer care helpline operates a geographic 01 contact number that charges callers the same standard per-minute rate as any other local call made from a UK mobile or landline telephone. However, you may be able to contact the Dorset news service for free if you are using any inclusive free minutes that have been offered by your telephone’s service provider.


Useful BBC Contact Numbers

BBC Department UK Contact Number
Spotlight BBC News 01752 229 201
BBC South 0238 022 6201
UK Customer Services 0370 010 0222


Write to BBC Spotlight

If you would prefer to avoid the cost of calling then you also have the option of sending your written enquiries to the Spotlight postal address at: BBC South West, Broadcasting House, Seymour Road, Mannamead, Plymouth, PL3 5BD, United Kingdom.