London Live – A new TV channel dedicated to news, entertainment and culture in the capital – will launch this evening. The channel is a 24-hour network backed by the London Evening Standard and Independent owners Alexander Lebedev and his… Read more
The first of two European debates between Liberal Democrats leader, Nick Clegg, and UKIP’s leader, Nigel Farage will take place tonight. The debate, staged at a central London location, will be broadcast live on LBC radio, BBC News Channel and… Read more
Sky News has confirmed it will broadcast live coverage of LBC’s ‘Clegg vs Farage In Or Out Of The EU?’ debate on Wednesday 26th March. Kay Burley will present live coverage before and after the debate, where Liberal Democrats leader,… Read more
The Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne, will deliver the Budget later today, his fifth since taking office in May 2010. This is the Chancellor’s penultimate budget of this parliament as the next general election is scheduled for May 7th,… Read more
The Royal Television Society (RTS) has announced the nominations for the Television Journalism Awards 2012/2013. The awards, for news and current affairs, recognise creative and excellent journalism by organisations whose broadcasts are received in the UK and by the agencies… Read more
The Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne, will deliver his fourth Autumn Statement this morning. The statement, which takes place at 11.15am in the House of Commons, provides an update on the government’s plans for the economy based on the… Read more
Following the announcement of the birth, ITV News aired a special one-hour programme from 9pm – 10pm.. Mary Nightingale fronted the programme with Tim Ewart at St. Mary’s Hospital, Nina Nannar at Buckingham Palace, Chris Ship in Downing Street, and… Read more
8.30pm: Sophie Raworth presents BBC News’ coverage from Buckingham Palace..
Kate has given birth to a baby boy weighing 8lbs 6oz.. Baby was born at 4.24pm this afternoon..
8pm: Anna Botting takes over from Jeremy Thompson at Buckingham Palace
7pm: Annita McVeigh takes over from Simon McCoy presenting from St. Mary’s Hospital..
Just before 6am this morning, the Duchess of Cambridge Kate Middleton was admitted to St. Mary’s Hospital in London in the early stages of labour. A statement from Kensington Palace said: “Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cambridge has been… Read more
5pm: Joanna Gosling takes over from Jane Hill at Buckingham Palace
5pm: Jeremy Thompson fronts Sky News’ coverage live from Buckingham Palace