World Update is BBC World Service's morning news strand. Broadcast at 1006 GMT, it is also carried by PBS stations across the United States. Since 2003 the programme has been presented by Dan Damon. On 25 June 2012, World Update became the first English-language World Service programme to come from Broadcasting House.
|Genre||News, current events, and factual|
|Running time||54 minutes|
|Country of origin||United Kingdom|
|Home station||BBC World Service|
|Hosted by||Dan Damon|
|Edited by||Ian Brimacombe|
|Recording studio||Broadcasting House|
|2003–present||Dan Damon||Main presenter|
|?–present||Julian Marshall||Occasional relief presenter|
- American journalist Vicki Barker was the main presenter from 1997 to 2003.