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The BBC, ITV and Sky News will broadcast live coverage of the ceremonial funeral of HRH The Duke of Edinburgh from Windsor this afternoon. Her Majesty The Queen, together with other members of the Royal Family will attend the funeral… Read more

Dan Walker has announced he is to step down from presenting the BBC’s Football Focus programme at the end of the season. Dan, who has spent 12 years on the show, will host his final episode on Saturday 22nd May… Read more

Former ITV News presenter Alastair Stewart OBE is joining GB News. He will host a weekend news and current affairs programme when the channel launches later this year. Alastair is Britain’s longest-serving news anchor, having presented the news in both… Read more

Kirsty Gallacher is the latest presenter to join the GB News lineup. “I’m thrilled to announce I will be joining GB News as part of the channel’s breakfast team,” Kirsty said. “Telling stories that matter to people is what drew… Read more

ITV News Tyne Tees has announced its new presenter. Amy Lea will join Ian Payne on-screen from 29th March to present the evening news programme at 6pm. “I am beyond thrilled about being the new presenter at ITV Tyne Tees,”… Read more

Sky News will launch a pop-up channel to cover the the trial of Derek Chauvin. The former Minnesota police officer goes on trial on two counts of murder and one count of manslaughter for the death of George Floyd, an… Read more

BBC News presenter Simon McCoy will leave BBC News today after 18 Years. “After 18 years.. Last day today,” – Simon confirmed on Twitter on Thursday Morning. Simon joined the BBC from Sky News in January 2004, and could be… Read more

Pam Royle will present her final ITV regional news bulletin this Friday (26 March). It was announced at the start of the year that Pam would be leaving as main news presenter for ITV News Tyne Tees and Border after… Read more

BBC News presenter Clive Myrie has been named the new host of Mastermind and Celebrity Mastermind. Clive will replace John Humphrys as the fifth host of the popular quiz show which marks its 50th anniversary next year. “What a privilege… Read more

John Shires and Gaynor Barnes will leave ITV News Calendar on Friday (26th March). The duo have been on television in the region for more than thirty years. John Shires joined Yorkshire Television in 1989 and co-presented Calendar alongside Richard… Read more

GB News will be on Freeview channel 236 when it launches later this year. The channel, which will not provide rolling news, but instead will be a mix of news, opinion and debate, will be based in Paddington, London. It… Read more

Former Formula One commentator Murray Walker has died at the age of 97 Murray provided television commentary of live Formula 1 coverage for the BBC between 1978 and 1996, and for ITV between 1997 and 2001. “It’s with great sadness… Read more