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Sky News have purchased a twin engine ‘Squirrel’ helicopter which will change the way it covers certain stories.

The ‘SkyCopter’ will allow the award-winning Sky News team to cover major stories, where scale is important. The ‘SkyCopter’ will take its first flight in August.

Motorway, sea and rail disasters, phenomena such as crop circles, extreme weather conditions – flooding or heavy snow

Updated: Friday 25 July 2003
Sam Coates – Sky News – The Times

Sam Coates of the Times is to join Sky News. He will take on the role of deputy political editor, which was vacated by the promotion of Beth Rigby to political editor. “Beth’s promotion to political editor in May gives us a great opportunity to…

RTS Awards 2018

The nominations for the 2019 RTS Television Journalism Awards have been announced. The awards, for both news and current affairs, seek to recognise creative and excellent journalism by organisations whose broadcasts are transmitted on a UK based platform or who create online video content from…

Beth Rigby Images – Sky News (2)

Beth Rigby has been appointed political editor at Sky News. She will replace Faisal Islam who is moving to the BBC to become its economics editor. “I’m absolutely thrilled to be appointed Sky News’ Political Editor,” said Beth. “Huge opportunity and responsibility at such an…