BBC News Strike
BBC News journalists who are members of the NUJ Union staged a 48 hour strike over pensions.
Most journalists, including the BBC’s top newsreaders, started a walkout at midnight on November 5th.
This is how the BBC News Channel dealt with the strikes.
12am: Chris Eakin’s 11pm broadcast is replayed
1am – 6am: Naga Munchetty
Breakfast with former regional presenter Gavin Grey
8:30am – 11am: Simon McCoy presents his usual morning shift
11am – 1pm: Peter Dobbie
1pm – 5pm: Emma Crosby presents BBC News at One
5pm: Chris Rogers presents the 5pm Hour and ‘The Six’
7pm – 10pm: Peter Dobbie
10pm – 12am: Chris Rogers
12am – 6am: Alistair Yates
6am – 10am: Breakfast with Charlie Stayt and Anne Davies
10am – 2pm: Peter Dobbie
2pm – 5pm: Gavin Grey
5pm – 12am: Chris Rogers