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Jeremy Paxman is to step down as presenter of Newsnight after 25 years. He informed Tony Hall, the Director General, and James Harding, the Director of News and Current Affairs, of his decision last summer, but with the appointment of a new editor and following…

#GoodMorningBritain launched with 0.80m/20.3% yesterday, above the Daybreak average of 0.6m. @BBCBreakfast averaged 1.50m/35.8%. — UK TV Ratings (@RatingsUK) April 29, 2014

Frightening times in Donetsk. Our camera now a crime scene. See knife. Cameraman attacked. Thankfully ok. pic.twitter.com/1oppjZ3z2c — Richard Gaisford (@richardgaisford) April 28, 2014

Below is a video of Max Clifford creeping up on Sky News correspondent Tom Parmenter during his sexual abuse trial. The PR guru was today found guilty of eight indecent assaults on women and girls as young as 15, but was cleared of two other…

ITV’s new breakfast show ‘Good Morning Britain‘ begins this morning. The show will broadcast from 6am – 8.30am every Monday to Friday. Susanna Reid, Ben Shephard, Charlotte Hawkins and Sean Fletcher will present the show from the newly rebuilt studio 5 at London Studios. “I’m…

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Sky News will launch a new weekly entertainment news show this evening. ‘Entertainment Week’ will air every Friday at 8.30pm on Sky News channel 501. The half hour programme, fronted by Sky News’ Media, Arts and Entertainment Correspondent, Lucy Cotter, will round up the week’s…

The final edition of ITV’s Daybreak airs this morning. The programme will be replaced by a new breakfast show from Monday morning entitled ‘Good Morning Britain‘. The show, which will continue to broadcast in the same timeslot as Daybreak (6am-8.30am), will be fronted by Susanna…

BBC News has today announced the appointment of Nikki Fox to the newly created role of Disability Correspondent. Fox is a Sony Award-winning journalist and broadcaster who has made a number of documentaries for BBC Radio 4 and Radio 5 live. She also regularly appears…

BBC News presenter George Alagiah has been diagnosed with bowel cancer. In a statement released today, the BBC said “George will be off air for a while as he undergoes treatment. “He is grateful for all the good wishes he has received thus far and…

Matt Barbet is to return to Channel 5 News to present the refreshed 6:30pm programme: 5 News Tonight. After two years at ITV presenting Daybreak, Matt returns to present 5 News Tonight with Emma Crosby remaining the presenter on 5 News at 5. “I’m really…

The murder trial of Oscar Pistorius continues this week as the Olympic athlete is cross-examined by lead prosecutor Gerrie Nel. In the early hours of 14 February 2013, Reeva Steenkamp was shot and killed by Pistorius at his home in Pretoria. The Olympian was taken…

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