John Suchet joined Five News in January 2006 to present the Thursday and Friday evening bulletins.
Previously, John worked at ITN for over 30 years, before his retirement in 2004. In the early days, he reported from across the world and later became one of Britain’s best known newscasters by presenting all of ITV’s main bulletins, including News At Ten.
John began his career with Reuters news agency and also spent a brief spell working at the BBC.
John has been honoured as both a presenter and reporter winning both Television Journalist of the Year 1986, and Television Newscaster of the Year 1996.
John’s great passion away from the news is music, particularly the life and work of Beethoven.