Sky News has revealed changes to their on-screen political team.
Beth Rigby is now Deputy Political Editor. “Delighted to be promoted to Deputy Political Editor Sky News. Looking forward to starting the new role in earnest in September,” said Beth.
Nick Martin will take up the role of Politics and People correspondent, reporting from beyond the Westminster bubble.
Kate McCann of the Telegraph will join Sky in the Autumn as a political correspondent based in Westminster.
“Really looking forward to joining Sky’s political team later this year,” said Kate.
“I’ve loved working at the Telegraph and will be sad to leave my brilliant lobby buddies, but this will be an exciting new challenge and I can’t wait to get cracking!”
And Tamara Cohen, who is currently away on maternity leave, becomes dedicated Political Correspondent for Sky News Sunrise.
— Kay Burley (@KayBurley) July 31, 2018
Sky News’ Kate McCann was a guest on BBC’s ‘This Week’ on Thursday. The political correspondent went in search for ‘Big Bad John’ (Bercow) following his statement to the House of Commons this week. Kate was dressed as a cowgirl in a Western theme setting.
Sam Coates of the Times is to join Sky News. He will take on the role of deputy political editor, which was vacated by the promotion of Beth Rigby to political editor. “Beth’s promotion to political editor in May gives us a great opportunity to…
Sky News streamed live coverage from behind the scenes on February 5th to mark their 30th anniversary. Below are some Images from the dedicated channel, which was on air from 7am – 5pm. Click an Image to enlarge.