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Sky News will broadcast their U.S.Election night coverage from a specially created studio in Times Square, New York from Monday 7th November – Wednesday 9th November 2016. Sky News kicks off its Election coverage from America on Monday 31 October with a nightly show presented…

Jeremy Thompson presented his final Sky News at Five programme this evening. JT will be retiring from news broadcasting at the end of the year after covering his sixth U.S. Election next month. Head of Sky News, John Ryley, said: “Jeremy Thompson is a master…

Former BBC correspondent Chris Simpson has died unexpectedly in Senegal at the age of 53. He worked for the BBC in Angola during the civil war in the 1990s, in Rwanda in the aftermath of the genocide and was also posted to Senegal and the…

Eamonn Holmes presented his last ever Sky News Sunrise this morning. From Monday (17th Oct), Sarah-Jane Mee and Jonathan Samuels will be the new faces of Sky News Sunrise and will present the show from Sky’s new studios a week later (24th Oct). Eamonn announced…

Sky News has been awarded an International Emmy for its coverage of the migration crisis. The prestigious award was presented to Sky News during a ceremony in New York recognising News and Current Affairs. The winning coverage included a report by Special Correspondent, Alex Crawford,…

Sky News has unveil a new schedule with new programmes and new presenters. As announced last week, Sarah-Jane Mee and Jonathan Samuels will present a new look Sunrise from 17 October 2016. The show will be extended to 10am before Adam Boulton hosts an hour…

Sky News has today announced that Sarah-Jane Mee is to become the new host of Sky News Sunrise, taking over from Eamonn Holmes. Jonathan Samuels, senior correspondent for Sky News, has been appointed Sarah-Jane’s co-host. They will be joined by sports presenter, Jacquie Beltrao and…

Sky News will broadcast a two hour special programme this evening, Corbyn v Smith: The Battle for Labour. The programme starts with a hour-long documentary fronted by Senior Political Correspondent Jason Farrell, looking at the current state of the Labour party. It will profile both…

The Royal Television Society has launched the RTS Television Journalism Awards 2017. The awards, for both news and current affairs, seek to recognise creative and excellent journalism by organisations whose broadcasts are transmitted on a UK based platform or who create online video content from…

Greta Van Susteren is leaving the Fox News Channel with immediate effect. The announcement was made by Fox News this morning but no reason was given for her departure. Van Susteren has been the host of “On the Record” since 2002 and leaves the channel…

Jeremy Thompson has announced he will be retiring from news broadcasting at the end of the year. The Sky News presenter, who has worked in television news for more than 40 years, has worked for all the major news broadcasters in the UK; the BBC,…

Eamonn Holmes has today announced he is to step down as the presenter of Sky News Sunrise. Writing on his official Facebook page, Eamonn said: “Anchoring my own breakfast show for 11 years has been for me the stuff of boyhood dreams. It was the…

Former Sky Sports presenter Charlie Webster is in a coma with malaria in a Rio hospital following a 3,000-mile charity cycle ride. The 33-year-old became unwell after watching the Olympic opening ceremony. Sky said Ms Webster’s agent had confirmed that she was on life support…

Sky News will broadcast a special documentary this evening taking an in-depth look at the reasons behind the decision to leave the EU. The hour-long programme – Out and Proud: Where Brexit Leaves Us Now – will air on Sky News from 9pm and is…

The video below shows the moment a fight nearly broke out during a live report during the ITV Lunchtime News on Wednesday. Juliet Bremner was reporting from Saint-Etienne Du Rouvray in Normandy, France, on the death of Father Jacques Hamel. The 86-year-old priest was murdered…

Channel 4 tonight played out its Rio Paralympics promo ‘We’re The Superhumans’ as a road-block across its portfolio of channels. The three-minute advert features a cast of more than 140 disabled people – including Paralympic athletes, musicians and members of the public from all walks…

This was the moment Jack Jones invaded Sky News’ live position at Buckingham Palace, where Jayne Secker, Rhiannon Mills and Alastair Bruce were discussing the appointment of Theresa May as the new Prime Minster of Great Britain. Jack is an internet prankster, who has over…

Sky News is looking to axe its business bulletins, according to the Guardian. The move would put six jobs at risk but will not affect flagship programmes such as Ian King Live. “We have put forward proposals that will mean we no longer have specific…

Former Fox News Channel presenter Gretchen Carlson is suing network chief executive Roger Ailes. The ‘Fox & Friends’ presenter claims she was fired after refusing his sexual advances. The lawsuit was filed on earlier today in a Superior Court in New Jersey’s Bergen County. Fox…

Presenters Andrew Wilson, Lorna Dunkley and Samantha Simmonds are to leave Sky News, according to reports. The Guardian says Wilson informed colleagues in an email early last week saying that among “lots of reasons” for leaving, the move to a new Sky News studio meant…

After months of build-up and weeks of campaigning, the decision is finally here. Will the people of the UK choose to leave or remain in the European Union? The BBC, ITV and Sky News will air special results programmes this evening and throughout most of…

Neil Cavuto, presenter for the Fox News Channel and Fox Business Network, is recovering from open heart surgery. In a statement, Fox News said “Neil Cavuto had open heart surgery yesterday (Monday) and came through it with flying colors. “Knowing Neil, he’ll be back as…

The BBC will broadcast its final and biggest debate on the EU referendum tonight! Senior campaigners for Vote Leave Boris Johnson MP and Gisela Stuart MP will be joined by Andrea Leadsom MP to represent leave. Leader of the Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party Ruth…

The BBC’s Caroline Wyatt is to step down as religious affairs correspondent after being diagnosed with multiple sclerosis. The 49-year-old has worked in a number of roles since joining the BBC as a trainee in the 1990s. She reported on the fall of the Berlin…

ITN will produce news for Channel 5 for the next four years following a £35m-plus deal struck between the two organisations. Under the terms of the deal, the 5 News team will move to a new base at ITN’s headquarters in Gray’s Inn Road HQ….

ITV will broadcast a hour-long live programme this evening in which David Cameron and Nigel Farage will in turn answer questions from a studio audience. ‘Cameron and Farage Live: The EU Referendum’ will be broadcast at 9pm and be moderated by Julie Etchingham, who moderated…

ITV today confirmed the line-up of senior politicians who will appear in the network’s major live debate on 9th June. Senior politicians appearing to back remaining in the European Union are Angela Eagle and Amber Rudd, representing Britain Stronger In Europe, and SNP Leader Nicola…

Kay Burley has taken her Facebook followers on a tour of the new Sky News Studios. The Sky News presenter said they hope to launch the new studio in the first week of September. The first video shows the entrance to the building, while the…

John Pienaar has been appointed the Deputy Political Editor at the BBC. In addition to this new role, he will continue to present his weekly Sunday morning programme, Pienaar’s Politics, on BBC Radio 5 live. John is taking over from James Landale, who is moving…

Sky News is to launch a new breed of weekly debate show from next week. ‘The Pledge’ has a format unique to British television. Entirely unmoderated, the participants are committed to free-speech and lively debate. It’s all about opinions, as five straight-talkers cross swords over…

Martin Stanford has announced he is to leave Sky News after 25 years with the broadcaster. “So it’s farewell to Sky News after 25 years. It’s been fun,” Martin said on Twitter this evening. “Now, as President Bartlett liked to say, “What’s next?” #watchthisspace” Martin…

Good Morning Britain was taken off-air this morning after a fire broke out at ITV studios. Four fire engines and 21 firefighters and officers tackled the fire, which left part of a post room on the first floor damaged. Fifty people were evacuated from the…

Nick Watt has been appointed Political Editor of BBC Newsnight, replacing Allegra Stratton. Nick, who is currently Chief Political Correspondent at the Guardian, has spent nearly 25 years covering UK and European politics from Westminster, Brussels and Northern Ireland. He began his political reporting career…

The BBC’s Norman Smith was told to stop filming in Central Lobby this afternoon. Broadcasters had been told they cannot film or conduct any interviews in Central Lobby while the disability protest underway. The House of Commons authorities do not allow such protests to be…

BBC Breakfast presenter Bill Turnbull signed off from the programme for the final time today! After almost 15 years on the red sofas Bill said his tenure was “more than enough for me and the audience. So it is a good time to call it…

Bill Turnbull will sign off from BBC Breakfast for the final time today! After almost 15 years on the red sofas Bill said his tenure was “more than enough for me and the audience. So it is a good time to call it a day…

The RTS Television Journalism Awards 2016 are taking place tonight at the London Hilton, Park Lane. The awards, for news and current affairs, seek to recognise creative and excellent journalism by organisations whose broadcasts are transmitted on a UK based platform and, for the first…

Sport presenter Dan Walker will join BBC Breakfast on Monday 29 February as a new presenter on the BBC One flagship daily news programme, replacing the departing Bill Turnbull. He’ll join BBC Breakfast co-presenter Louise Minchin on the famous red sofa on a Monday to…

The Royal Television Society has announced the nominations for the RTS Television Journalism Awards 2016. The awards, for news and current affairs, seek to recognise creative and excellent journalism by organisations whose broadcasts are transmitted on a UK based platform and, for the first time,…

Channel 4 News has unveiled its new app for Apple TV — making it the third major UK media outlet on the platform, along with BBC iPlayer and Sky. The app, which has been launched in time for Christmas, provides both a showcase for the…

Former Tyne Tees presenter Kathy Secker has died, her family has announced. “We know Kathy was held the hearts of many in the North East from her years presenting with Tyne Tees and BBC Radio, and for her work founding and building Grace House in…

Kamal Ahmed is to become the BBC’s new Economics Editor. In replacing Robert Peston as Economics Editor, Kamal will lead the BBC’s economic coverage and will have a broad remit on finance policy stories including leading the BBC’s reporting on the Treasury and other finance…

BBC Newsnight’s Political Editor Allegra Stratton is to join ITV News’ line-up of specialist experts in the newly-created role of National Editor. The broadcaster today announced that Allegra will work across ITV News’ full range of programmes, appearing frequently on News at Ten. In her…

The broadcaster and Strictly star Jeremy Vine is keeping a diary of his Strictly journey on his new official website Vine, who is already a prolific tweeter, and also has a large following on Vine, has launched the website as a place to showcase his…

Sky News presenter Adam Boulton took on protesters this afternoon as he was reporting on the outcome of the Labour leadership contest. *Starts around 0.45 second mark

Sky News will host the final debate between the four candidates vying to lead the Labour Party. Jeremy Corbyn, Yvette Cooper, Andy Burnham and Liz Kendall will face each other live on Sky News at 7pm on Thursday 3rd September – exactly one week before…

Sky Sports News HQ presenter Kirsty Gallacher has been confirmed as a contestant for the brand new series of Strictly Come Dancing “I’ve always been a huge fan of Strictly, so am very excited to be taking part in the show this year,” said Kirsty….

News presenters, reporters and entire newsrooms are posting tributes and photos in solidarity with fallen journalists, TV reporter Alison Parker and cameraman Adam Ward. The pair were shot dead while reporting live on air in Virginia this morning. The shooter, Vester L. Flanagan, a former…

Two employees of CBS affiliate WDBJ7 were killed this morning in a gun attack at Bridgewater Plaza, Virgina. It happened during a live broadcast around 6:45 a.m. Police are looking for a suspect who apparently opened fire on WDBJ7 photographer Adam Ward and WDBJ7 reporter…

Joey Jones – Sky News’ deputy political editor – has announced he is to leave the broadcaster “After 18 years in journalism, 16 at Sky + near a decade at Westminster I’m soon leaving all three. V grateful to the many who’ve helped me,” Joey…

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