BBC World Service http://kalw.org en The BBC World Service Celebrates 80 http://kalw.org/post/bbc-world-service-celebrates-80 <p>On February 29, 1932, the BBC launched its Empire Service on shortwave &ndash; 80 years later, you know it as the World Service, and hear it throughout the day on KALW.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 28 Feb 2012 22:08:16 +0000 Matt Martin 6628 at http://kalw.org The BBC World Service Celebrates 80