It is well known that bbc streams in real player and windows media player formats.
Here is an easy list with all the linkshttp://www.radiofeeds.co.uk/query.asp?feedme=bbc
Now if you want to play it in linux you can use the real player streams and play them in real player or mplayer directly.
Actually you can play the mms streams with a little bit of digging. Until someone thinks and has the skills to transform them in a amarok plugin I describe here the manual procedure.
The simplest way is to download the .asx file open it in a text editor grab the mms link and open it amarok. However because sometimes due to congestions or simply out-of-order streams your station may stop playing. That is why I decided to extract all the provided mms links an...