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Chris Mason - BBC News Reporter (5)

The BBC today announced Chris Mason has been appointed as its new Political Editor. Chris will take up his post in May once Laura Kuenssberg stands down after the local elections. “What a tremendous privilege to take on what, for…

The Brexit Storm - Laura Kuenssberg (11)

The BBC today announced Laura Kuenssberg as the new host of BBC’s Sunday morning politics show, replacing Andrew Marr. Laura will start her role when the show relaunches this September with a new-look set, title, title music and format. She…

Katty Kay leaves BBC News - Best Bits (3)

Former BBC World News presenter Katty Kay is returning to the BBC as US Special Correspondent for BBC Studios. She will work across documentaries, podcasts and news. In her new role, Katty will host TV documentaries from both the US…

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Emily Maitlis and Jon Sopel are to leave the BBC to host a new podcast for Global. The pair will also host a show together on LBC and providing commentary and analysis for the lbc.co.uk website. Maitlis leaves the BBC…

Vote 2020 - BBC News Promo (21)

The BBC today announced that Deborah Turness has been appointed as CEO for BBC News and Current Affairs. Deborah joins the BBC from ITN, where she is currently the CEO. “In the UK and around the world there has never…

The Brexit Storm - Laura Kuenssberg (11)

Laura Kuenssberg will step down as the BBC’s political editor next Easter after seven years in the job. She will take up a senior presenting and reporting role across the BBC including a range of news and current affairs projects…

Sophie Raworth - BBC News Presenter (1)

Sophie Raworth will present BBC One’s flagship Sunday morning show on an interim basis from January. The programme, currently named The Andrew Marr Show, will temporarily be titled ‘Sunday Morning’. Sophie will start her stint on 9 January. She will…

George Alahiah - BBC News Presenter (6)

BBC News presenter George Alagiah is taking time off TV for cancer treatment. In a statement on Monday, his agent said: “George Alagiah, presenter of BBC News at Six, Britain’s most watched news programme, is to take a break from…