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Adam Parsons is to join the Sky News business team as Business Correspondent in the new year. He joins from the BBC where he has been presenting Radio 5 Live’s ‘Wake up to Money’ and breaking stories on Newsnight. Recent news stories broken by Adam… Read more

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Sky News will broadcast a two hour special programme this evening, Corbyn v Smith: The Battle for Labour. The programme starts with a hour-long documentary fronted by Senior Political Correspondent Jason Farrell, looking at the current state of the Labour party. It will profile both… Read more

The Royal Television Society has launched the RTS Television Journalism Awards 2017. 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… Read more

Greta Van Susteren is leaving the Fox News Channel with immediate effect. The announcement was made by Fox News this morning but no reason was given for her departure. Van Susteren has been the host of “On the Record” since 2002 and leaves the channel… Read more

Jeremy Thompson has announced he will be retiring from news broadcasting at the end of the year. The Sky News presenter, who has worked in television news for more than 40 years, has worked for all the major news broadcasters in the UK; the BBC,… Read more

Eamonn Holmes has today announced he is to step down as the presenter of Sky News Sunrise. Writing on his official Facebook page, Eamonn said: “Anchoring my own breakfast show for 11 years has been for me the stuff of boyhood dreams. It was the… Read more

Former Sky Sports presenter Charlie Webster is in a coma with malaria in a Rio hospital following a 3,000-mile charity cycle ride. The 33-year-old became unwell after watching the Olympic opening ceremony. Sky said Ms Webster’s agent had confirmed that she was on life support… Read more

Sky News will broadcast a special documentary this evening taking an in-depth look at the reasons behind the decision to leave the EU. The hour-long programme – Out and Proud: Where Brexit Leaves Us Now – will air on Sky News from 9pm and is… Read more

The video below shows the moment a fight nearly broke out during a live report during the ITV Lunchtime News on Wednesday. Juliet Bremner was reporting from Saint-Etienne Du Rouvray in Normandy, France, on the death of Father Jacques Hamel. The 86-year-old priest was murdered… Read more

Channel 4 tonight played out its Rio Paralympics promo ‘We’re The Superhumans’ as a road-block across its portfolio of channels. The three-minute advert features a cast of more than 140 disabled people – including Paralympic athletes, musicians and members of the public from all walks… Read more

This was the moment Jack Jones invaded Sky News’ live position at Buckingham Palace, where Jayne Secker, Rhiannon Mills and Alastair Bruce were discussing the appointment of Theresa May as the new Prime Minster of Great Britain. Jack is an internet prankster, who has over… Read more

Sky News is looking to axe its business bulletins, according to the Guardian. The move would put six jobs at risk but will not affect flagship programmes such as Ian King Live. “We have put forward proposals that will mean we no longer have specific… Read more

Former Fox News Channel presenter Gretchen Carlson is suing network chief executive Roger Ailes. The ‘Fox & Friends’ presenter claims she was fired after refusing his sexual advances. The lawsuit was filed on earlier today in a Superior Court in New Jersey’s Bergen County. Fox… Read more

Presenters Andrew Wilson, Lorna Dunkley and Samantha Simmonds are to leave Sky News, according to reports. The Guardian says Wilson informed colleagues in an email early last week saying that among “lots of reasons” for leaving, the move to a new Sky News studio meant… Read more

After months of build-up and weeks of campaigning, the decision is finally here. Will the people of the UK choose to leave or remain in the European Union? The BBC, ITV and Sky News will air special results programmes this evening and throughout most of… Read more

Neil Cavuto, presenter for the Fox News Channel and Fox Business Network, is recovering from open heart surgery. In a statement, Fox News said “Neil Cavuto had open heart surgery yesterday (Monday) and came through it with flying colors. “Knowing Neil, he’ll be back as… Read more

The BBC will broadcast its final and biggest debate on the EU referendum tonight! Senior campaigners for Vote Leave Boris Johnson MP and Gisela Stuart MP will be joined by Andrea Leadsom MP to represent leave. Leader of the Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party Ruth… Read more

The BBC’s Caroline Wyatt is to step down as religious affairs correspondent after being diagnosed with multiple sclerosis. The 49-year-old has worked in a number of roles since joining the BBC as a trainee in the 1990s. She reported on the fall of the Berlin… Read more

ITN will produce news for Channel 5 for the next four years following a £35m-plus deal struck between the two organisations. Under the terms of the deal, the 5 News team will move to a new base at ITN’s headquarters in Gray’s Inn Road HQ…. Read more

ITV will broadcast a hour-long live programme this evening in which David Cameron and Nigel Farage will in turn answer questions from a studio audience. ‘Cameron and Farage Live: The EU Referendum’ will be broadcast at 9pm and be moderated by Julie Etchingham, who moderated… Read more

ITV today confirmed the line-up of senior politicians who will appear in the network’s major live debate on 9th June. Senior politicians appearing to back remaining in the European Union are Angela Eagle and Amber Rudd, representing Britain Stronger In Europe, and SNP Leader Nicola… Read more

Kay Burley has taken her Facebook followers on a tour of the new Sky News Studios. The Sky News presenter said they hope to launch the new studio in the first week of September. The first video shows the entrance to the building, while the… Read more

John Pienaar has been appointed the Deputy Political Editor at the BBC. In addition to this new role, he will continue to present his weekly Sunday morning programme, Pienaar’s Politics, on BBC Radio 5 live. John is taking over from James Landale, who is moving… Read more

Sky News is to launch a new breed of weekly debate show from next week. ‘The Pledge’ has a format unique to British television. Entirely unmoderated, the participants are committed to free-speech and lively debate. It’s all about opinions, as five straight-talkers cross swords over… Read more

Martin Stanford has announced he is to leave Sky News after 25 years with the broadcaster. “So it’s farewell to Sky News after 25 years. It’s been fun,” Martin said on Twitter this evening. “Now, as President Bartlett liked to say, “What’s next?” #watchthisspace” Martin… Read more

Good Morning Britain was taken off-air this morning after a fire broke out at ITV studios. Four fire engines and 21 firefighters and officers tackled the fire, which left part of a post room on the first floor damaged. Fifty people were evacuated from the… Read more

Nick Watt has been appointed Political Editor of BBC Newsnight, replacing Allegra Stratton. Nick, who is currently Chief Political Correspondent at the Guardian, has spent nearly 25 years covering UK and European politics from Westminster, Brussels and Northern Ireland. He began his political reporting career… Read more

The BBC’s Norman Smith was told to stop filming in Central Lobby this afternoon. Broadcasters had been told they cannot film or conduct any interviews in Central Lobby while the disability protest underway. The House of Commons authorities do not allow such protests to be… Read more

BBC Breakfast presenter Bill Turnbull signed off from the programme for the final time today! After almost 15 years on the red sofas Bill said his tenure was “more than enough for me and the audience. So it is a good time to call it… Read more

Bill Turnbull will sign off from BBC Breakfast for the final time today! After almost 15 years on the red sofas Bill said his tenure was “more than enough for me and the audience. So it is a good time to call it a day… Read more

The RTS Television Journalism Awards 2016 are taking place tonight at the London Hilton, Park Lane. The awards, for news and current affairs, seek to recognise creative and excellent journalism by organisations whose broadcasts are transmitted on a UK based platform and, for the first… Read more

Sport presenter Dan Walker will join BBC Breakfast on Monday 29 February as a new presenter on the BBC One flagship daily news programme, replacing the departing Bill Turnbull. He’ll join BBC Breakfast co-presenter Louise Minchin on the famous red sofa on a Monday to… Read more

The Royal Television Society has announced the nominations for the RTS Television Journalism Awards 2016. The awards, for news and current affairs, seek to recognise creative and excellent journalism by organisations whose broadcasts are transmitted on a UK based platform and, for the first time,… Read more

Channel 4 News has unveiled its new app for Apple TV — making it the third major UK media outlet on the platform, along with BBC iPlayer and Sky. The app, which has been launched in time for Christmas, provides both a showcase for the… Read more

Former Tyne Tees presenter Kathy Secker has died, her family has announced. “We know Kathy was held the hearts of many in the North East from her years presenting with Tyne Tees and BBC Radio, and for her work founding and building Grace House in… Read more

Kamal Ahmed is to become the BBC’s new Economics Editor. In replacing Robert Peston as Economics Editor, Kamal will lead the BBC’s economic coverage and will have a broad remit on finance policy stories including leading the BBC’s reporting on the Treasury and other finance… Read more

BBC Newsnight’s Political Editor Allegra Stratton is to join ITV News’ line-up of specialist experts in the newly-created role of National Editor. The broadcaster today announced that Allegra will work across ITV News’ full range of programmes, appearing frequently on News at Ten. In her… Read more

The broadcaster and Strictly star Jeremy Vine is keeping a diary of his Strictly journey on his new official website Vine, who is already a prolific tweeter, and also has a large following on Vine, has launched the website as a place to showcase his… Read more

Sky News will host the final debate between the four candidates vying to lead the Labour Party. Jeremy Corbyn, Yvette Cooper, Andy Burnham and Liz Kendall will face each other live on Sky News at 7pm on Thursday 3rd September – exactly one week before… Read more

Sky Sports News HQ presenter Kirsty Gallacher has been confirmed as a contestant for the brand new series of Strictly Come Dancing “I’ve always been a huge fan of Strictly, so am very excited to be taking part in the show this year,” said Kirsty…. Read more

Joey Jones – Sky News’ deputy political editor – has announced he is to leave the broadcaster “After 18 years in journalism, 16 at Sky + near a decade at Westminster I’m soon leaving all three. V grateful to the many who’ve helped me,” Joey… Read more

BBC News presenter Victoria Derbyshire has announced that she has been diagnosed with breast cancer The 46-year-old announced on Twitter this evening that she would undergo a mastectomy as part of her treatment. “Hi, have been diagnosed with breast cancer & am having a mastectomy… Read more

BBC Breakfast weather presenter Carol Kirkwood has revealed she is to take part as a contestant in Strictly Come Dancing 2015 “I am beyond excited to be taking part in the best programme on British telly and have been a huge fan since it started!,”… Read more

Former ITV News Presenter Katie Derham is the fifth celebrity contestant to be confirmed for the brand new series of Strictly Come Dancing on BBC One She joins actress Georgia May Foote, TV chef and presenter Ainsley Harriott, radio presenter Jeremy Vine, actress Kellie Bright… Read more

Ofcom, the television watchdog, is to investigate Ian King’s f-word incident on Sky News. The incident took place on the 30th July episode of ‘Ian King Live’ when King accidental swore during a live interview with economist Michelle Meyer about interest rates in the USA…. Read more

Sky News has set a new world record for the most concurrent live streams during its election night coverage, it has been confirmed “We are thrilled to inform you that your application for most concurrent live web streams for an event has been successful and… Read more

The BBC’s Jeremy Vine is the first celebrity contestant to be confirmed for the brand new series of BBC One’s Strictly Come Dancing “How could I say no to the biggest show in TV? Yes, yes, yes and yes again to the sequins and the… Read more

Sky News presenter Kay Burley has taken part in a celebrity edition of Fifteen to One. The show, which will air on Channel 4 at 8pm tonight, features many famous faces including Sean Lock, Alex James, Joe Lycett and Hugh Dennis. This is me laughing… Read more

Laura Kuenssberg has been appointed Political Editor at the BBC, replacing Nick Robinson who is joining Radio 4. “I’m completely delighted and I recognise the responsibility on my shoulders,” said Laura. “It’s an honour for me to follow Nick Robinson who has been such an… Read more

Sky News and Sky 1 will air a special hour long documentary this week entitled ‘People Smuggler – World’s Most Wanted’ Sky News’ Special Correspondent Alex Crawford has crossed war-torn Libya on the hunt for the most dangerous people smuggler in the world. In this… Read more

Sky News has appointed Andrew Bailey as Senior News Editor for Home News. Andrew joins the senior team who have responsibility for running the UK intake desk, driving the daily news agenda and delivering to all Sky News’ platforms. Andrew Bailey said: “I’m really excited… Read more

Nick Robinson is to present BBC Radio 4’s Today programme from the autumn, following ten years as the BBC’s Political Editor. Nick replaces Jim Naughtie as part of the core presenting team on BBC Radio 4’s agenda-setting flagship news and current affairs programme, joining John… Read more

The Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne, will deliver the Budget later today, his seven since taking office in May 2010, and his first of this parliament. The BBC, ITV and Sky News will have live coverage of the Budget, which takes place at 12.30pm… Read more

Sky News has produced a documentary on the tenth anniversary of the 7/7 bombings in London. The hour-long programme will air on Sky 1 and Sky News over the next week. ‘7/7 Ten Years On’ – is based on the survivors and the bereaved from… Read more

ITV News has announced that Tom Bradby will become the sole presenter of News at Ten. The programme has been co-presented for the last eight years by Mark Austin and Julie Etchingham. Julie will remain a key figure on News at Ten, frequently presenting the… Read more

Sky News has appointed Channel 4’s John Sparks as Moscow Correspondent. John will be responsible for delivering the latest news and analysis from Moscow and the nearby regions across all Sky News’ platforms. He joins Sky News after four and a half years as Asia… Read more

Sky News has today announced a host of foreign and domestic editorial appointments. Dominic Waghorn has been appointed Diplomatic Editor, Mark Stone is to become Europe Correspondent, Katie Stallard will replace Mark as Asia Correspondent, and Robert Nisbet has been appointed Political Correspondent. “Dominic, Mark,… Read more

The 2015 State Opening of Parliament takes place at the Palace of Westminster today. It marks the formal start of the parliamentary year and will be the first Conservative Queen’s Speech in 18 years. The speech will set out the government’s agenda for the coming… Read more

Sky News was awarded a BAFTA last night in the news category for its reporting and analysis of the Ebola crisis in Western Africa. The winning coverage featured Sky News’ Special Correspondent Alex Crawford, and cameraman David Rees, on the ground in Liberia. There they… Read more

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This is it. The polls are open in the 2015 General Election and will close at 10pm, where the result of the exit poll, which has been jointly commissioned by the BBC, ITV and Sky, will be revealed. All three networks, along with Channel 4,… Read more

With a week to go until the 2015 General Election, the BBC will air a special edition of Question Time this evening. It will feature the leader of the Conservatives David Cameron, the Liberal Democrats’ Nick Clegg and Labour’s Ed Miliband, who will come on… Read more

ITV News presenter Mary Nightingale has launched a new official website at http://marynightingale.tv The website, which features images taken by photographer Steve Poole, showcases Mary’s career and achievements. During her time at ITV News Mary has been involved in some of the UK’s biggest stories…. Read more

CNN will broadcast a special interactive General Election 2015 debate this Friday. Conservative peer Baroness Neville Jones, Labour’s Chris Bryant, Liberal Democrat peer Lord Steel, UKIP’s Louise Bours, and the SNP’s Humza Yousaf will be quizzed by CNN Chief International Correspondent Christiane Amanpour and UK… Read more

Jeremy Paxman and David Mitchell will front Channel 4’s Alternative Election Night on Thursday 7th May 2015. They’ll be joined by a host of guests in the studio and around the country with their take on the unfolding story. Richard Osman will be on hand… Read more

The BBC will host the final Leaders’ Debate tonight! It’ll take place at Central Hall Westminster and will feature opposition leaders of Labour, UKIP, the SNP, Plaid Cymru and the Greens. Lots were drawn among the political parties on Monday to establish the on-set positions… Read more

The BBC has today announced the final arrangements for the Election Debate 2015 on Thursday April 16. The debate, to be hosted from Central Hall Westminster by David Dimbleby, features the leaders of Labour, UKIP, the SNP, Plaid Cymru and the Greens. It will be… Read more

The 2015 Leaders’ Debate will be held this evening. The two-hour long debate, hosted by ITV’s Julie Etchingham, takes place at MediaCityUK in Salford from 8pm to 10pm on ITV and ITV HD. Lots have been drawn to determine the podium order, and the seven… Read more

The BBC’s Jeremy Vine took part in a question and answers session on Twitter this afternoon. Jeremy’s virtual reality graphics will be a key part of the BBC’s television coverage from the moment the polls close on 7 May and throughout 8 May. Here’s the… Read more

The BBC has unveiled its coverage plans for General Election 2015. On Election night (7th May), BBC One and the BBC News Channel will carry the TV results programme, Election 2015, hosted by David Dimbleby from 10pm. David will be joined by Nick Robinson, Jeremy… Read more

Sky News has today released its plans for the 2015 General Election On Election night (7th May), Sky News will be live from over 270 declarations. Partnering with Live U, this is the most ambitious and wide ranging results service available and will ensure viewers… Read more

On Monday (23rd March), Sky News and Facebook will host an ‘Ask The Chancellors’ event, giving an audience of entrepreneurs, start-up companies, and local businesses the opportunity to ask tough questions of George Osborne, Chancellor and Ed Balls, Shadow Chancellor on the economic plans they… Read more

Channel 4 News has appointed Helia Ebrahimi as its new Business Correspondent. She is joining Channel 4 News from CNBC in her role as UK Business Editor covering economics, politics and corporate news for the network’s flagship show Squawk Box. In this role Helia will… Read more

The Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne, will deliver the Budget later today, his sixth since taking office in May 2010. This is the Chancellor’s last budget of this parliament, and could be his last one ever if the Tories are not returned to power… Read more

The BBC’s political editor Nick Robinson is to have an operation to remove a tumour from his lung. The 51-year-old will take a short time off work to recover after the bronchial carcinoid tumour is removed. In a statement, his agent said Mr Robinson would… Read more

As the result of drawing of lots by the broadcasters (BBC, ITV, Sky and Channel 4) the order of the party leaders’ televised General Election debates is: 2 April: ITV – Debate between the party leaders of the Conservatives, Labour, Liberal Democrats, UKIP, the SNP,… Read more

Sky News and Sky Sports have launched on Snapchat Discover to provide news and sport to millions of young people in the UK and Ireland. The two channels will publish an edition each afternoon featuring 6-10 distinctive ‘snaps’, using a combination of images, video and… Read more

Charlotte Hawkins has given birth to a baby girl! The Good Morning Britain presenter, who married her boyfriend of five years Mark Herbert in August 2008, gave birth earlier today (Sunday). Her fellow presenter, Susanna Reid, broke the news to her 251,000 Twitter followers, saying:… Read more

The clock is ticking to the closure of the football Transfer Window today, and BBC Sport, BT Sport and Sky Sports will bring viewers all the drama of Deadline Day 2015. The BBC will broadcast two special editions of Football Focus. The first will air… Read more

The Royal Television Society – Britain’s leading forum for television and related media – has announced the nominations for the RTS Television Journalism Awards 2013/2014. The awards, for news and current affairs, recognise creative and excellent journalism by organisations whose broadcasts are received in the… Read more

Sky News Diplomatic Editor, Tim Marshall, has announced he is leaving the broadcaster. He told his 20,000 Twitter followers: “After 25 years fantastic roller coaster years – I’m leaving Sky News. Articles, books, website, and analysis follow – God willing. “No ‘musical differences’ a very… Read more

The BBC’s late TV news bulletins in the English regions are to be extended from tonight until after the general election in May. The regional programme on BBC One after the News at Ten – currently lasting at least seven-and-a-half minutes – will be extended… Read more

The four broadcasters behind plans for televised General Election debates are today publishing new proposals to expand the debates. The BBC, ITV, Channel 4 and Sky said the fresh initiative follows talks spanning three months with the Conservatives, Labour, the Liberal Democrats and UKIP, and… Read more

ITV News has announced that Tim Singleton has been promoted to Deputy Editor, alongside his present duties as Director of Newsgathering. Currently responsible for all home and foreign newsgathering operations, Singleton will work closely with Editor Geoff Hill building on ITV News’ reputation for distinctive… Read more

Sky News has appointed Kirsty Good as Editor of its Business Unit. Kirsty will lead the channel’s daily business coverage across all platforms as well as overseeing production of its business programme, Ian King Live. Kirsty is joining Sky News from the BBC where she… Read more

Labour MP Chuka Umunna had a heated on-air exchange with Sky’s Dermot Murnaghan this afternoon after he objected to questions about his views on a letter sent out to UK mosques. The letter from Communities Secretary Eric Pickles to more than 1,000 imams in England… Read more

Siobhan Kennedy has been appointed the business editor of Channel 4 News. She has been the programme’s business correspondent for six years and takes up the post immediately. Siobhan’s new remit involves comprehensive reporting of every aspect of business including investigations, features and analysis of… Read more

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