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Lewis Goodall is to join Sky News in the new year as a Political Correspondent. He joins from Newsnight where he has spent three years reporting on some of the major political stories of the day. As well as covering politics, Lewis has reported on… Read more

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Sky News is launching a new dynamic Sunday morning programme hosted by former political correspondent, Sophy Ridge. ‘Sophy Ridge on Sunday’ will be a one hour programme broadcast at 10am that will focus on the political week in Westminster and what it means for the… Read more

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From next month, Sky News will start broadcasting from a new business studio in The News Building at London Bridge, the building formerly known as the Baby Shard. The new state of the art studio, based on the 14th floor, will be home to Sky… Read more

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Millions of Americans will vote today as the country decides who will be its next President – Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton or Republican Donald Trump. It has been one of the most contentious presidential contests in living memory, with Clinton’s campaign proving controversial because of… Read more

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Mark Austin has announced he is to leave ITV News after 30-years. “This week marks 30 years at ITN, three decades when I’ve enjoyed some of the best jobs in television news, travelling the world, reporting and anchoring on the biggest stories and working with… Read more

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Sky News will broadcast their U.S.Election night coverage from a specially created studio in Times Square, New York from Monday 7th November – Wednesday 9th November 2016. Sky News kicks off its Election coverage from America on Monday 31 October with a nightly show presented… Read more

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Jeremy Thompson presented his final Sky News at Five programme this evening. JT will be retiring from news broadcasting at the end of the year after covering his sixth U.S. Election next month. Head of Sky News, John Ryley, said: “Jeremy Thompson is a master… Read more

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Former BBC correspondent Chris Simpson has died unexpectedly in Senegal at the age of 53. He worked for the BBC in Angola during the civil war in the 1990s, in Rwanda in the aftermath of the genocide and was also posted to Senegal and the… Read more

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Eamonn Holmes presented his last ever Sky News Sunrise this morning. From Monday (17th Oct), Sarah-Jane Mee and Jonathan Samuels will be the new faces of Sky News Sunrise and will present the show from Sky’s new studios a week later (24th Oct). Eamonn announced… Read more

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Sky News has been awarded an International Emmy for its coverage of the migration crisis. The prestigious award was presented to Sky News during a ceremony in New York recognising News and Current Affairs. The winning coverage included a report by Special Correspondent, Alex Crawford,… Read more

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Sky News has unveil a new schedule with new programmes and new presenters. As announced last week, Sarah-Jane Mee and Jonathan Samuels will present a new look Sunrise from 17 October 2016. The show will be extended to 10am before Adam Boulton hosts an hour… Read more

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Sky News has today announced that Sarah-Jane Mee is to become the new host of Sky News Sunrise, taking over from Eamonn Holmes. Jonathan Samuels, senior correspondent for Sky News, has been appointed Sarah-Jane’s co-host. They will be joined by sports presenter, Jacquie Beltrao and… Read more