Guide: How to cite a Broadcast in OSCOLA style

Guide: How to cite a Broadcast in OSCOLA style

Cite A Broadcast in OSCOLA style

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Use the following template to cite a broadcast using the OSCOLA citation style. For help with other source types, like books, PDFs, or websites, check out our other guides. To have your reference list or bibliography automatically made for you, try our free citation generator.


Pink text = information that you will need to find from the source.
Black text = text required by the OSCOLA style.

Reference list

Place this part in your bibliography or reference list at the end of your assignment.


Broadcaster, 'Title' (Year Published)


BBC, 'BBC NEWS' (1989)

In-text citation

Place this part right after the quote or reference to the source in your assignment.


Broadcaster, 'Title' (Year Published).


The Berlin Wall has been breached after nearly three decades keeping East and West Berliners apart.
At midnight East Germany's Communist rulers gave permission for gates along the Wall to be opened after hundreds of people converged on crossing points. BBC, 'BBC NEWS' (1989).

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