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Jeremy Paxman is a former presenter of BBC Newsnight.

He joined Newsnight in 1989. Prior to this, Jeremy worked on Breakfast News and as a reporter for Panorama.

In 2002 Jeremy was named presenter of the year at the Royal Television Society Journalism awards.

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…

Jeremy Paxman will front Channel 4’s 2015 general election night coverage. In 2010 Channel 4 won critical-acclaim and impressive ratings for its coverage of the General Election (“The Alternative Election Night”). Broadcast live, it attracted a 10.4% audience share – and outperformed ITV1’s coverage. The…

Jeremy Paxman will present his final Newsnight tonight as he steps down from the show after 25 years. Paxman informed Tony Hall, the Director General, and James Harding, the Director of News and Current Affairs, of his decision last summer, but with the appointment of…

Jeremy Paxman is to step down as presenter of Newsnight after 25 years. He informed Tony Hall, the Director General, and James Harding, the Director of News and Current Affairs, of his decision last summer, but with the appointment of a new editor and following…

BBC Journalists [[Jeremy Paxman]] and [[Andrew Marr]] will give evidence to the Leveson Inquiry next week. The pair will appear before Lord Leveson on Wednesday 23 May. Also giving evidence next week are Labour MPs Tessa Jowell, Alan Johnson, Tom Watson and former Business secretary…