The World at One
The World at One, or WATO ("what-oh") for short, is BBC Radio 4's long-running lunchtime news and current affairs programme, produced by BBC News, which is currently broadcast from 13:00 to 13:45 from Monday to Friday. The programme describes itself as "Britain's leading political programme. With a reputation for rigorous and original investigation, it is required listening in Westminster".
- For the Canadian radio program, see The World at Six.
|Genre||News and current affairs|
|Running time||45 minutes|
|Country of origin||United Kingdom|
|Edited by||Victoria Wakeley|
|Recording studio||Broadcasting House|
|Original release||4 October 1965 – present|
From 7 November 2011, the programme was extended in length from 30 minutes to 45 minutes.