What is This World?
This World is BBC television's international current affairs programme.
It brings BBC Two viewers the strongest and most important stories from around the globe.
The series presents engaging human stories and undertakes tough investigations with unique access.
Why free SMS alerts?
Days and times of broadcast can vary between each This World series and the BBC does not guarantee weekly broadcasts.
Signing up to receive free SMS alerts means you would receive a text message reminder about one hour before each BBC Two broadcast.
How do I sign up to free SMS alerts?
Text the words THIS WORLD to 81010
(The initial text message you send to us will cost 12-15p)
Shortly afterwards you will receive a text message to confirm that you have signed up successfully.
You should then expect to receive free SMS reminder messages about one hour before each This World programme is broadcast on BBC Two.
The BBC will only use your mobile number for the purpose of administering this service. If you want to know more see the
How do I unsubscribe?
You may unsubscribe to this service at any time. To do so, please text the words THIS WORLD STOP to 81010
(This message will cost you 12-15p)
Please let us know of any problems you encounter with this service. You can SMS your comments about this service to 07764335616 or send an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Please note that the BBC cannot respond to all feedback received.
Terms and Conditions
The SMS message you send to the BBC to sign up for this service will cost no more than 15p. There will be no further cost to you thereafter.
This service is provided for UK mobile phone users only.
It is not possible to sign up to this service using email.
The SMS alert service for This World is being provided on a trial basis. The BBC reserves the right to deactivate this service at any time.