Sky’s Orla Chennaoui announces pregnancy
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Waistcoat Wednesday is an event for fans to show their support for the England national team, and it’s manager, Gareth Southgate. Somewhat of an overnight style icon, Southgate is garnering attention for his now-famed waistcoat – which he has been seen sporting at England’s matches…
Jason Farrell appointed Home Editor of Sky News
Delighted to have been appointed Home Editor of Sky News. Won’t cross over from politics until the autumn, but can’t wait to get started!
— Jason Farrell (@JasonFarrellSky) June 19, 2018
BBC to re-air EU Referendum result live programme from 2016
The BBC will rebroadcast its EU Referendum result live programme in its entirety on BBC Parliament on the second anniversary of the vote.
The programme starts at 9.55am on Saturday 23rd June 2018.
— BBC News Press Team (@BBCNewsPR) June 8, 2018
Sky News Swipe is over!
We wanted to let you know that a decision has been taken not to continue producing Swipe which means last week’s show was our last. Sky News will still cover the best of tech news across all our platforms. Thank you for being brilliant followers over the years. The Swipe Team.
— Sky News Tech (@SkyNewsTech) May 25, 2018
RIP @SkyNewsSwipe?. The past 6 yrs have been SO much fun & provided a lifetime of happy memories. I will always smile when I think of our tech adventures. Thank you to our wonderfully loyal viewers who watched us every week & shared in our experiences. We’re going to miss you! pic.twitter.com/ZLN5Fgjxlc
— Gemma Evans (@GemmaEvans) May 25, 2018
Simon Thomas talks to Dan Walker on BBC Breakfast
Feel so inspired after interviewing @SimonThomasSky today. He speaks so powerfully about grief, loss, love, faith and finding a way to deal with the death of his wife. It’ll be on @BBCBreakfast tomorrow morning pic.twitter.com/SWg1fdRpE3
— Dan Walker (@mrdanwalker) May 22, 2018
Royal Wedding 2018 TV ratings
An average of 8.7 million viewers tuned into BBC One’s coverage of the Royal Wedding, peaking at 13.1 million.
ITV, who went five hours without adverts, averaged 2.5 million with a peak of 3.6m.
These numbers are down from Prince William and Kate Middleton’s wedding in 2011, where BBC One averaged 13.4 million viewers, and ITV had an audience of more than 5 million.
Huw Edwards and Anderson Cooper in Windsor
— Huw Edwards (@huwbbc) May 19, 2018