She has brought balance, perception and unbiased insight to the political scene. If the BBC has any sense it will get rid of the westminster village gossip (Nick Robinson) and promote her to the No1 slot. Of course it won’t happen as the BBC will use the usual “buggins turn” when replacing the village gossip (if they ever will). What the BBC ever saw in him, other than as a gossip of the first order I’ll never know! Laura for Chief Political correspondent!