Another Simon McCoy gem: I know what she looks like Sarah!

The royal visit of Prince Harry and Maghan Markle in Cardiff, covered by Simon McCoy and Sarah Campbell, led to this funny exchange.

SC: Can you see her [Meghan Markle]?
SM: Nope.
SC: She’s in a dark coat…
SM: I know what she looks like Sarah. We can’t see her.
SC: There’s nothing I can do Simon. I can draw you a picture, and put it in front of the lens, if that helps?

BBC News Presenter Kate Silverton joins 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…

Kamal Ahmed named Editorial Director at BBC News

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…

Former BBC, Sky News presenter Alastair Yates dies at the age of 66

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…