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[jwplayer config=”Main Player” mediaid=”8886″] On Monday 27th October 2008, Sky News launched a programme called ‘White House Unplugged’ The programme, presented by Andrew Wilson is live from Miami Florida. White House Ident Other Images

On Wednesday January 31 2007, several people were arrested in Birmingham after anti-terror raids in several parts of the city. 1700 (Wednesday January 31) BBC News 24 Huw Edwards in Birmingham, with Louise Minchin in London, present the Five O’clock… Read more

On Saturday December 30 2006, the former Iraqi president Saddam Hussein was executed by hanging. News networks across the world covered the story in-depth 1000 (Saturday December 30) BBC News 24 Clive Myrie anchors BBC News 24 live from Baghdad… Read more

In December 2006, several prostitues were murdered in Suffolk. Later that month, police made two arrests. British news networks covered the story in-depth with coverage from the scene. 1800 (Monday December 11) BBC Six O’clock News George Alagiah presents the… Read more

In December 2006, most of Britain was hit by fog which severly disrupted air travel. News networks covered the story in-depth 1800 (Thursday December 21) BBC Six O’clock News Natasha Kaplinsky presents the Six O’clock News live from Heathrow Airport…. Read more

Queen’s Speech – News Events ’06 On Wednesday November 15 2006, The Queen unveiled her Governments programme for the coming year. British networks produced special coverage. 1600 (Wednesday November 15) BBC News 24 Matthew Amroliwala in Westminster with Maxine Mawhinney… Read more

Saddam Hussein Sentenced On Sunday November 05 2006, former Iraqi president Saddam Hussein was sentenced. News channels across the world covered the story in detail. 1200 (Sunday November 05) BBC News 24 Tim Willcox and Jonathan Charles kept viewers up-to-date… Read more

U.S. Midterm Elections – News Events ’06 On Tuesday November 07 2006, America went to the polls in crucial mid-term elections. The result of which was victory for the Democrats in both the House of Representatives and the Senate. 0000… Read more

Terror Threat On Thursday August 10 2006, British police foiled a plot to blow up several passenger planes over the Atlantic. News networks covered the story in-depth. 1400 (Thursday August 10) BBC News 24 Louise Minchin and Tony Campion presented… Read more

Middle East Crisis Throughout July and August 2006, conflict raged in the Middle East between Lebanon and Israel. British news networks covered the story in-depth and teams were deployed to the region. 2200 (Monday July 17) BBC Ten O’clock News… Read more

Football World Cup In June and July 2006, Germany hosted Football’s World Cup. Special coverage was produced across British networks. 1830 (Friday June 06) ITV Evening News Mark Austin presents the ITV Evening News live from Frankfurt as the tournament… Read more