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Frank Bough has died at the age of 87. He was best known as the former host of BBC sports and current affairs shows including Grandstand, Nationwide and Breakfast Time, which he launched alongside Selina Scott and Nick Ross. Over… Read more

BBC South East Today presenter Rob Smith today announced he is leaving the corporation after 25 years. “This is a huge decision for me – I joined BBC Radio Kent back in 1995 when we still edited on quarter inch… Read more

Dominic Heale leaves BBC East Midlands Today – Best Bits James Roberson, Quentin Rayner and Mark Shardlow also leave the BBC

BBC News correspondent Martin Bashir is ‘seriously unwell’ with coronavirus-related complications, said the BBC. “We are sorry to say that Martin is seriously unwell with Covid-19-related complications. “Everyone at the BBC is wishing him a full recovery. We’d ask that… Read more

(Weather report cut from video) Harry Gration Leaves BBC Look North – Best Bits

Nina Warhurst has been named the new business presenter at BBC Breakfast. Nina, who has been a reporter on BBC Breakfast since 2018, will start her new role immediately. “I’m so excited to formally join the BBC Breakfast team, it’s… Read more

BBC East Midlands Today presenter Dominic Heale is leaving the show. Dominic, who joined the programme in 2000 and was regularly paired with Anne Davies, will present his final show this Friday (23 October). “It’s been a joy and a… Read more

The BBC today announced its lineup for the up and coming U.S. Election. Katty Kay will broadcast live from Washington, with Andrew Neil – his last gig with the BBC – providing interviews and analysis from London. The BBC’s main… Read more

BBC Look North presenter Harry Gration has confirmed his retirement. Harry, who has spent 42 years in broadcasting, will leave the show next Wednesday (21 October). The news follows local news cutbacks at the BBC – which were announced in… Read more

Allegra Stratton has been named the new press secretary at No 10. The former BBC, ITV News journalist will front daily updates – similar to the format used by the White House – for the government, which are expected to… Read more

Rachel Corp has been appointed the new Editor of ITV News. She has been Acting Editor – filling in for Geoff Hill – but will now assume the role permanently. In her role, Rachel will have overall responsibility for all… Read more