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Joey Jones – Sky News’ deputy political editor – has announced he is to leave the broadcaster “After 18 years in journalism, 16 at Sky + near a decade at Westminster I’m soon leaving all three. V grateful to the… Read more

BBC News presenter Victoria Derbyshire has announced that she has been diagnosed with breast cancer The 46-year-old announced on Twitter this evening that she would undergo a mastectomy as part of her treatment. “Hi, have been diagnosed with breast cancer… Read more

BBC Breakfast weather presenter Carol Kirkwood has revealed she is to take part as a contestant in Strictly Come Dancing 2015 “I am beyond excited to be taking part in the best programme on British telly and have been a… Read more

Former ITV News Presenter Katie Derham is the fifth celebrity contestant to be confirmed for the brand new series of Strictly Come Dancing on BBC One She joins actress Georgia May Foote, TV chef and presenter Ainsley Harriott, radio presenter… Read more

Ofcom, the television watchdog, is to investigate Ian King’s f-word incident on Sky News. The incident took place on the 30th July episode of ‘Ian King Live’ when King accidental swore during a live interview with economist Michelle Meyer about… Read more

Sky News has set a new world record for the most concurrent live streams during its election night coverage, it has been confirmed “We are thrilled to inform you that your application for most concurrent live web streams for an… Read more

The BBC’s Jeremy Vine is the first celebrity contestant to be confirmed for the brand new series of BBC One’s Strictly Come Dancing “How could I say no to the biggest show in TV? Yes, yes, yes and yes again… Read more

Sky News presenter Kay Burley has taken part in a celebrity edition of Fifteen to One. The show, which will air on Channel 4 at 8pm tonight, features many famous faces including Sean Lock, Alex James, Joe Lycett and Hugh… Read more

Laura Kuenssberg has been appointed Political Editor at the BBC, replacing Nick Robinson who is joining Radio 4. “I’m completely delighted and I recognise the responsibility on my shoulders,” said Laura. “It’s an honour for me to follow Nick Robinson… Read more

Sky News and Sky 1 will air a special hour long documentary this week entitled ‘People Smuggler – World’s Most Wanted’ Sky News’ Special Correspondent Alex Crawford has crossed war-torn Libya on the hunt for the most dangerous people smuggler… Read more

Sky News has appointed Andrew Bailey as Senior News Editor for Home News. Andrew joins the senior team who have responsibility for running the UK intake desk, driving the daily news agenda and delivering to all Sky News’ platforms. Andrew… Read more

Nick Robinson is to present BBC Radio 4’s Today programme from the autumn, following ten years as the BBC’s Political Editor. Nick replaces Jim Naughtie as part of the core presenting team on BBC Radio 4’s agenda-setting flagship news and… Read more

The Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne, will deliver the Budget later today, his seven since taking office in May 2010, and his first of this parliament. The BBC, ITV and Sky News will have live coverage of the Budget,… Read more

Sky News has produced a documentary on the tenth anniversary of the 7/7 bombings in London. The hour-long programme will air on Sky 1 and Sky News over the next week. ‘7/7 Ten Years On’ – is based on the… Read more

ITV News has announced that Tom Bradby will become the sole presenter of News at Ten. The programme has been co-presented for the last eight years by Mark Austin and Julie Etchingham. Julie will remain a key figure on News… Read more

Sky News has appointed Channel 4’s John Sparks as Moscow Correspondent. John will be responsible for delivering the latest news and analysis from Moscow and the nearby regions across all Sky News’ platforms. He joins Sky News after four and… Read more

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 Queen’s Colour of 1st Battalion Welsh Guards is trooped… Read more

Sky News has today announced a host of foreign and domestic editorial appointments. Dominic Waghorn has been appointed Diplomatic Editor, Mark Stone is to become Europe Correspondent, Katie Stallard will replace Mark as Asia Correspondent, and Robert Nisbet has been… Read more

Here’s a video of Chris Eakin’s last few moments on the BBC News Channel .. A few asking if it's true I'm leaving the BBC. Yes, on the News Channel 'til 2pm today. Then into big wide world. Ooh er… Read more

The 2015 State Opening of Parliament takes place at the Palace of Westminster today. It marks the formal start of the parliamentary year and will be the first Conservative Queen’s Speech in 18 years. The speech will set out the… Read more

Sky News was awarded a BAFTA last night in the news category for its reporting and analysis of the Ebola crisis in Western Africa. The winning coverage featured Sky News’ Special Correspondent Alex Crawford, and cameraman David Rees, on the… Read more

This is it. The polls are open in the 2015 General Election and will close at 10pm, where the result of the exit poll, which has been jointly commissioned by the BBC, ITV and Sky, will be revealed. All three… Read more

With a week to go until the 2015 General Election, the BBC will air a special edition of Question Time this evening. It will feature the leader of the Conservatives David Cameron, the Liberal Democrats’ Nick Clegg and Labour’s Ed… Read more

ITV News presenter Mary Nightingale has launched a new official website at http://marynightingale.tv The website, which features images taken by photographer Steve Poole, showcases Mary’s career and achievements. During her time at ITV News Mary has been involved in some… Read more