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ITV today announced that Tom Bradby, Julie Etchingham and Robert Peston will lead the network’s General Election coverage in a series of programmes in the run up to election day, throughout the night after the polls close, and into June 9th. Election Night As the…

David Dimbleby will once again host the BBC’s TV election results programme over the 8 and 9 June 2017. This will be David’s tenth time leading the results team – he’s first election results programme was in 1979. He’ll be joined by Mishal Husain, Emily…

Adam Boulton and Sophy Ridge will co-host Sky News’ Vote 2017 programme, with Adam at the election hub at Sky’s studios in Osterley crunching the latest results, and Sophy on Abingdon Green in Westminster watching the story unfold. Kay Burley will be with Theresa May…

The first leaders’ debate of General Election 2017 will take place this evening – live on ITV. The two-hour debate, hosted by ITV News presenter Julie Etchingham, comes from MediaCityUK in Salford, Manchester. Invited are the leaders of the seven parties that were represented in…

George Osborne – Editor of The Evening Standard, former Chancellor and Conservative MP – and Ed Balls, former Labour Cabinet Minister and Shadow Chancellor, will join ITV on election night on June 8th. As the polls close, News at Ten presenter Tom Bradby will take…

The polls are open in the 2017 General Election and will close at 10pm tonight, when the results of the exit poll will be revealed. The broadcasters’ exit poll, carried out by Ipsos MORI and GfK for the BBC, ITV News, and Sky News will…

The Royal Television Society today announced the nominations for the 2018 RTS Television Journalism Awards. The awards ceremony, sponsored by GuestBooker, will take place on Wednesday 28 February 2018 at the London Hilton, Park Lane. The coveted News Channel of the Year award will once…

Philip Hammond, the Chancellor of the Exchequer, will deliver his second ever Budget speech this afternoon. This will be the first Budget to be held in the autumn in over twenty years, and will be shown live on the BBC, ITV and Sky News. Andrew…

The Royal Television Society has launched the RTS Television Journalism Awards 2018. The awards, for both news and current affairs, seek to recognise creative and excellent journalism by organisations whose broadcasts are transmitted on a UK based platform or who create online video content from…

The 2017 State Opening of Parliament takes place at the Palace of Westminster today (21 June). It marks the formal start of the parliamentary year and will be Theresa May’s first Queen’s Speech as Prime Minister. The speech will set out the government’s agenda for…

The BBC will broadcast live coverage of Trooping the Colour today. Live from Horse Guards Parade in London, Huw Edwards presents coverage of the world’s most famous military parade, where the 1st Battalion Irish Guards troop their colour, to mark Her Majesty the Queen’s official…