Sky: Monarchy in the UK

Tomorrow night at 8PM on Sky News, Political Editor – Adam Boulton will host the debate titled “Monarch in the UK”. The programme will consist of Monarchists and Republicans discussing and debating the future and relevance of the British monarchy.

The debate will take place at Sky’s temporary studio outside Buckingham Palace.

John Ryley, Head of Sky News said –

“As the nation gets swept up in royal wedding mania we will be looking at the relevance of the royal family and whether they have a future in this country. Be prepared for some radical and very different opinions from our guests.”

Guests on the evening will include Dr David Starkey (Historian), Andrew Morton(Princess Diana’s biographer), and journalists Yasmin Alibhai- Brown and David Aaronovitch.

A twitter poll will run alongside the debate where tweeters can vote either #goroyal or #noroyal.

Updated on Wednesday 27 April 2011 by TV Newsroom in
Sophy Ridge tests positive for COVID-19

Sky News presenter Sophy Ridge has tested positive for Coronavirus. This week’s Sophy Ridge on Sunday show will now be hosted by Stephen Dixon. Sophy will return to the show next week – 31st Jan. Thanks to @skystephen for stepping… Read more

Sky News presenter Gamal Fahnbulleh joins ITV Granada Reports

Sky News presenter Gamal Fahnbulleh has been named Granada Reports new presenter. He will join Lucy Meacock from Monday 11th January 2021 to present the evening programme, marking a return to two presenters. “I’m thrilled to bits to be here,… Read more

Kay Burley to spend six months off air after COVID-19 breach

Sky News presenter Kay Burley has agreed to be off air for six months after breaching COVID-19 rules. Political editor Beth Rigby and correspondent Inzamam Rashid have also agreed to be off air for three months following an internal review… Read more