Gordon Burns has presented his last BBC North West news bulletin tonight, after 15 years in the role. Gordon joined the regional news programme in 1997 and has presented the main evening bulletin and the lunchtime bulletin, North West Today. In 2007, he was joined by Ranvir Singh as co-presenter.
The BBC and ITV have today signed a memorandum of understanding that could – over the course of time – save ITV ?7 million per year. The Memorandum states that ITV will co-locate with the BBC in eight main regional news centres in England and… Read more
A woman from Farningham in Kent will present the BBC South East afternoon bulletin on Wednesday 17th October as part of an Inside Out programme looking at attitudes. Kathy Lacy was born with neurofibromatosis
Ranvir Singh is joining BBC North West Tonight has a presenter, The BBC announced today. Singh will present alongside Gordon Burns from Monday 10 September 2007 as part of a major re-launch of the programme. Ranvir Singh, who is already a familiar face on breakfast… Read more
BBC Wales has announced today that ITV Wales news presenter Lucy Owen is to join BBC Wales Today. Lucy, who started presenting the main news on ITV1 in 2005 will join Jamie Owen later this year. Lucy said: “I’m very excited about returning to BBC… Read more
Sara Edwards is moving on from presenting Wales Today, The BBC announced today. Sara will concentrate on new projects for BBC Wales, including presenting BBC Wales’ Children In Need coverage this year. Sara said: “Presenting Wales Today has been a huge part of my life… Read more
Riz Lateef is to replace Emily Maitlis as the new face of BBC London News. Maitlis, who held the role of main presenter of the programme since its launch, left BBC London in April to take up a new role on BBC News 24 and… Read more