British Forces News

Forces News is our flagship news programme. It is broadcast on Forces TV at 12:30pm and 5:30pm UKT on Freeview 96, Sky 181, Virgin 244 and Freesat 165.

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

Forces News also informs on issues relating to welfare and family across the deployed world. We are 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.

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 Forces News team, or just want to comment on our service you can email us: [email protected] - or you can call us: +44 (0) 2037504564.

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