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Sky News Promo  2016 - The Battle For Labour - Corbyn v Smith (9)

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…

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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

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…

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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 signs a new contract with Sky News

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…

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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…

Out and Proud Where Brexit Leaves Us Now - Sky News Special

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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

Gretchen Carlson

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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…