New ITV Regions

I’ve been scanning the internet for the latest on who’ll be presenting the new ITV regional news bulletins and when they are likely to launch.

Meridian
Presenters: Fred Dinenage and Sangeeta Bhabra
Launch Date: 9th February 2009

Anglia
Presenters: Becky Jago and Jonathan Wills
Launch Date: 12th February 2009

West
Presenters: Steve Scott and Lisa Aziz
Launch Date: 16th February 2009

Yorkshire
Presenters: Christine Talbot and Duncan Wood
Launch Date: 19th February 2009

Central
Presenters: Bob Warman and Sameena Ali-Khan
Launch Date: 23rd February 2009

North
Presenters: Ian Payne and Pam Royale
Launch Date: 26th February 2009

Updated: Monday 9 February 2009
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