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Kay Burley presented her breakfast show from her home this morning. Kay is self isolating after returning from America, where she covered the U.S. Election for Sky News. Coming up on #kayburley from 7am on ?@SkyNews? ??? pic.twitter.com/gM19Lrdr46 — Kay… Read more

News correspondent Mark Mardell has announced he is leaving the BBC. “I’m leaving the BBC after more than 30 years,” said Mark. “Very sad to leave hugely talented and lovely team. Excited to forge a new future.” Mardell began his… Read more

ITV has today confirmed details of its U.S. Election coverage. ‘Trump vs Biden: The Results’ will be presented from Washington D.C, where Tom Bradby will be joined in the studio by Robert Moore and US political analyst Dr. Keneshia Grant…. Read more

Victoria Derbyshire is set to take part in this year’s I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here! According to the Sun, Victoria will join Vernon Kay, AJ Pritchard, Jessica Plummer and Beverley Callard in the Welsh castle. The Victoria… Read more

Sky News today announced its coverage plans for the 2020 U.S. Election. Dermot Murnaghan will present ‘America Decides’ from a studio in Washington DC overlooking The White House from 10.00pm on Tuesday 3rd November. Dermot will be accompanied by US… Read more

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

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

Goodbye Harry Gration

Harry Gration will leave the BBC later today after 42 years with the corporation.

We will post images and video from his final broadcast this evening.. but earlier today he spoke to Simon McCoy on the BBC News Channel.

Posted on Wednesday 21 October 2020

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

Roger Finn to retire

You can add Roger Finn to the list of long serving journalist who are leaving the BBC due to budget cuts.

He joins Justin Leigh, Stuart Flinders, and Harry Gration who have all recently announced they are leaving/left the corporation.

Justin left last Friday.. while Harry’s last show will be this Wednesday.

Posted on Monday 19 October 2020