Latin America & Caribbean

Falkland Islands profile - Media

Farmer in the Falklands Islands
Image caption A small number of island media outlets serve the territory's remote communities

Coverage of local affairs is provided by a radio station and by the territory's sole newspaper.

The BBC's "Calling the Falklands" radio programme served listeners on the islands between 1944 and 2006.

The corporation provides technical back-up for the public broadcaster, the Falkland Islands Radio Service.

The press


  • KTV - multichannel provider
  • Falkland Islands Television


  • Falkland Islands Radio Service (FIRS) - on medium wave (AM) and FM
  • BFBS Falkland Islands - for British forces