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Chris Mason - BBC News Reporter (5)

The BBC today announced Chris Mason has been appointed as its new Political Editor. Chris will take up his post in May once Laura Kuenssberg stands down after the local elections. “What a tremendous privilege to take on what, for…

Vote 2020 - BBC News Promo (21)

The BBC today announced that Deborah Turness has been appointed as CEO for BBC News and Current Affairs. Deborah joins the BBC from ITN, where she is currently the CEO. “In the UK and around the world there has never…

George Alahiah - BBC News Presenter (6)

BBC News presenter George Alagiah is taking time off TV for cancer treatment. In a statement on Monday, his agent said: “George Alagiah, presenter of BBC News at Six, Britain’s most watched news programme, is to take a break from…

Katie Razzall - BBC Newsnight (1)

The BBC today confirmed Katie Razzall as Culture Editor at BBC News. Katie replaces Arts Editor Will Gompertz in the new post of Culture Editor; a role with a broader scope in covering arts, entertainment and embracing culture in all…

Katty Kay - BBC News - Beyond 100 Days Presenter (2)

BBC News presenter Katty Kay has announced she is leaving the BBC. Katty will become senior editor and executive producer, of OZY Media, the digital-first media and entertainment company founded in 2013 by CEO Carlos Watson. “After many very happy…

Afternoon Live with Simon McCoy - BBC News Promo 2018 (12)

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…

BBC News Presentation 2019 - Victoria Derbyshire (6)

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…

Carrie Gracie - BBC News Presenter (1)

BBC News presenter Carrie Gracie has announced she’s quit the broadcaster after 33 years. Following Tuesday’s broadcast of Afternoon Live, Carrie tweeted: “#BBC my last day on air. After 33 years, time to do something new. “Proud of a few…

Lewis Goodall Images - Sky News (3)

Sky News political correspondent Lewis Goodall has announced he is rejoining BBC Newsnight “I’m delighted to say I’m joining BBC Newsnight as Policy Editor,” said Lewis. “Under Esme Wren it’s a programme which is proving itself the place to be…

BBC Spotlight 2019

It’s rumoured the revamp of BBC News will go ahead on Monday 15th July 2019. This will include the introduction of the new BBC corporate font: BBC Reith. Terrible news! The BBC is replacing the iconic Gill Sans with its…

Rory Cellan-Jones - BBC News Correspondent

BBC News correspondent Rory Cellan-Jones has revealed he has Parkinson’s disease. “A couple of people have noticed my hand shaking in my live 5G broadcast today. So seems a good time to reveal that I’ve recently been diagnosed with Parkinson’s,”…