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The BBC News Channel and BBC World are showing repeats of their 2pm hours following a glitch with the BBC’s output software. Source says that there are currently many people in the gallery attempting to fix the issue. BBC News staff have told me how…

Joe Tidy on Sky News

Personal news: extremely excited to be (re)joining the BBC as its first ever full-time Cyber Security Specialist. Leaving Sky News in a couple of weeks after 5 brilliant years. Looking forward to investigating cyber issues for the World Service and other outlets. Start late Oct!…

Make Debates Happen – Sky News

Sky News is campaigning for an independent commission to organise the running of televised general election debates between the leaders of Britain’s main parties. Sign the petition here John Ryley, Head of Sky News, says: “This is all about doing what‘s best for the voting…

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BBC News presenter Rachael Bland has revealed that she has “only got days” to live. Writing on Twitter this afternoon, the 40-year-old, said: “In the words of the legendary Frank S – I’m afraid the time has come my friends. And suddenly. “I’m told I’ve…

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Sky News today announced changes to its daytime line-up, with a new show for presenter Kay Burley and the addition of former ITV News presenter Mark Austin to the presenting team. ‘The Kay Burley Show’ will air from 2pm until 5pm Monday to Thursday. As…

Kate Silverton Strictly Come Dancing 2018

BBC News presenter Kate Silverton will be a celebrity contestant on this year’s Strictly Come Dancing. “I’m excited to confirm that I will be swapping the newsroom for the ballroom and joining this year’s wonderful Strictly family,” said Kate “It’s something of a departure for…

Angela Barnes Images – Sky News (2)

After 10 incredible years at Sky, I’m leaving to take up a Correspondent position at Euronews NBC! I’ll be on daily breakfast show Good Morning Europe with @NewsAMorgan. Exciting times but I’ll be very sad to leave Sky and will miss my amazing colleagues immensely!…

Kamal Ahmed

The BBC has announced two senior appointments. Kamal Ahmed has been appointed Editorial Director and Gavin Allen as Head of News Output. Kamal joined the BBC in 2014 as Business Editor, moving to the role of Economics Editor two years later after a career in…

Martha Kelner

Martha Kelner – Chief Sports Reporter at The Guardian – is joining Sky News as Sports Correspondent. She was previously Athletics Correspondent at the Daily Mail where she started her career as a trainee. “I’m thrilled to be joining Sky News at such an exciting…

Orla Chennaoui – Sky Sports News (4)

View this post on Instagram Been secretly baking for the past 15 weeks. Going to be quite a while before the oven timer goes off, but rather excited to see how it turns out! Here we go again…! #bunintheoven #pregnant #babynumber2 A post shared by…

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Sky News has revealed changes to their on-screen political team. Beth Rigby is now Deputy Political Editor. “Delighted to be promoted to Deputy Political Editor Sky News. Looking forward to starting the new role in earnest in September,” said Beth. Nick Martin will take up…

Alistair Yates BBC

Former BBC and Sky News presenter Alastair Yates has died at the age of 66. “Terribly sad news. Former colleague Alastair Yates has passed away at 66 years old,” said Peter Dobbie. He was a gentle gentleman of the highest order. Our industry is the…