British Forces News is BFBS Television's flagship programme - the Forces' own 'window on the world', transmitted every day at 5:30pm UKT on BFBS Extra. You can also now watch us in the UK on our own channel Forces TV at 5:30pm UKT on Sky 264, Virgin 244 & Freesat 652.

The show is presented by Kate Gerbeau and runs for half-an-hour. It's a Forces news magazine - covering all the issues of warfare, defence policy and military strategy that you would expect.

British Forces News also informs on issues relating to welfare and family across the deployed world. We're big on sport and military history too.

Our Forces News team operate 24 hours a day, seven days a week from our studios in Buckinghamshire. Our News Producers and presenters in Bucks work with our journalists throughout Germany, Northern Ireland, Cyprus, and across mainland Britain.

We have BFBS news contributors in the Falkland Islands too, as well as Canada, Gibraltar, Belize and Brunei.

As well as the live programme on BFBS Extra, British Forces News is repeated elsewhere in the schedules of our BFBS channels each day. Check our TV listings for the latest information. Click here now to view the latest edition of British Forces News.

We also broadcast news updates on the hour, every hour, around the clock on BFBS Radio. During breakfast (UK time) we have bulletins on the half hour too - at 04:30, 05:30, 06:30 and 07:30.

If you've got a story for the British Forces News team, or just want to comment on our service you can email us: - or you can call us: +44 (0)1494 878616.

As well as the news and information you will find here on our website, you can follow British Forces News online too. Find us on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.

If you want to know more about the team that brings you British Forces News, then visit our Who's Who section here on the site.