Election Night ’05
Sky News’ main election results programme started at 9pm on May 5th – presented by political editor, Adam Boulton and the first female to present an election results programme in the UK, Julie Etchingham.
Opening Shot of Presenters
David Bowden in Sunderland South. Lorna Dunkley in Barnsley Central
Rachel Younger in Birmingham. Lisa Aziz in Torbay
Robert Nisbet in Rossendale. Andrew Wilson in Sedgefield
Emma Hurd in Folkestone. Greg Milam in Fort William
Jon Craig at Conservative HQ. Anna Botting in Putney
Matt Smith in Maidenhead. Glen O’Glaza at Labour HQ
Joey Jones in Bethnal Green. James Matthews in Edinburgh
Dominic Waghorn in Folkestone. Martin Popplewell in Milton Keynes
Geoff Meade in Hornchurch. Colin Brazier in Dorest West
Kay Burley flying in the SkyCopter and stopping off at key counts.
Martin ‘VR’ Stanford
Martin Stanford in the House of Commons
Martin Stanford in the Lobby
Hold, Gain Graphics
Sky News Forecast
Jeremy Thompson and Kay Burley take over from Adam Boulton and Julie Etchingham
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