RIP

Former news presenter Marylyn Webb has died at the age of 66 at her home in Lincolnshire. Marylyn was one of the most popular presenters on Yorkshire Television for nearly 20 years. As a reporter she covered some of the biggest national stories including the… Read more

Former ‘News at Ten’ broadcaster Sir Alastair Burnet has died today at the aged of 84. In a statement, his family said: “He passed away peacefully in the middle of the night at the Beatrice Place Nursing Home in Kensington, where he was being cared… Read more

Jon Leyne was the Cairo correspondent for BBC News and its 24-hour television news channels BBC World News and BBC News, as well as the BBC’s domestic television and radio channels and the BBC World Service. He worked for the BBC for nearly 30 years,… Read more

Former Sky News Presenter Bob Friend has died from Cancer at the aged of 70. Bob’s former colleague, Anna Botting said “It is rare you meet someone who encapsulates all that is good in serious journalism with an extraordinary sense of humour. “The combination made… Read more

NBC’s Tim Russert has died at the age of 58. Russert, NBC News’ Washington bureau chief and the moderator of “Meet the Press,” was recording voiceovers for Sunday’s “Meet the Press” broadcast when he collapsed. The network said. He had recently returned from Italy, where… Read more

PA: The funeral of former ITN newsreader Carol Barnes will take place on Monday. Family and close friends will attend the private gathering.

Former ITN Presenter, Carol Barnes has died. The 63-year-old veteran News presenter died in the Royal Sussex County Hospital in Brighton. Doctors had feared the worst since she was admitted to hospital last sunday after suffering a stroke. She started her career as a teacher… Read more

Carol Barnes: A super friend who made every outing fun – Nicholas Owen Carol Barnes: She was thoughtful and loyal, and helped me come off the alcohol – Ed Mitchell

Former ITN Presenter, Carol Barnes has died. The 63-year-old veteran News presenter died in the Royal Sussex County Hospital in Brighton. Doctors had feared the worst since she was admitted to hospital last sunday after suffering a stroke. She started her career as a teacher… Read more

Here’s a video of Carol Presenting the ITN News at 5:40.

Alistair Stewart said “Barnsey was a rare creature, as capable on location as she was in the studio. “Her public face was that of the polished professional. Privately she was just a lovely, generous and delightful person. “Despite all that life threw at her, she… Read more

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