Just before 6am this morning, the Duchess of Cambridge Kate Middleton was admitted to St. Mary’s Hospital in London in the early stages of labour. A statement from Kensington Palace said: “Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cambridge has been… Read more
5pm: Joanna Gosling takes over from Jane Hill at Buckingham Palace
5pm: Jeremy Thompson fronts Sky News’ coverage live from Buckingham Palace
2pm: Colin Brazier hosts Sky News’ coverage from outside Buckingham Palace.
Sky News’ Rhiannon Mills reports from Bucklebury, the family home of Kate Middleton.
Sky News’ former Royal correspondent, Sarah Hewson, presents coverage from Buckingham Palace..
A special edition of Boulton & Co saw Adam Boulton present from the studio in Westminster, while Kay Burley and Sarah Hewson hosted coverage from the Hospital and Buckingham Palace..
From 11.05am, BBC News’ Jane Hill presents Royal Baby coverage from outside Buckingham Palace
Daniela Relph reporting from outside Buckingham Palace:
From 9.20am, Sky News’ Dermot Murnaghan presents from Buckingham Palace
“Plenty more to come from here [St Mary’s Hospital] of course, none of it news, because that will come from Buckingham Palace, but that won’t stop us, we’ll see you later!”
From 9am, Sky News’ Kay Burley presents from outside St. Mary’s Hospital
At 8.28am, the BBC News Channel broke away from Breakfast as usual with Rachel Schofield in the Studio and Simon McCoy outside the Lindo Wing at St. Mary’s Hospital.
Nicholas Witchell reports from outside the Lindo Wing at St. Mary’s hospital.
Stephen Dixon broke the news on Sky News Sunrise at 7.31am, with Paul Harrison at St. Mary’s Hospital:
Bill Turnbull and Susanna Reid broke the news on Breakfast at 7.31am this morning, with Nicholas Witchell at St. Mary’s Hospital:
The military funeral for Drummer Lee Rigby will take place in Greater Manchester this morning. The 25-year-old was attacked shortly before 2.20pm in South-East London on 22 May 2013 when he was returning to his barracks. Two men – later… Read more
The Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne, will reveal the government’s next round of public spending proposals later today. Total managed expenditure is forecast to rise over the next 3 years: £695bn in 2012/13, £720bn in 2013/14 and £745bn in… Read more
The BBC will broadcast live coverage of Trooping the Colour today. Huw Edwards and Clare Balding commentate on the trooping of the 1st Battalion Welsh Guards to mark Her Majesty the Queen’s official birthday. In addition to the military parade,… Read more
The State Opening of Parliament takes place today at the Palace of Westminster. It marks the formal start of the parliamentary year and the Queen’s Speech sets out the government’s agenda for the coming session, outlining proposed policies and legislation…. Read more
[jwplayer config=”Playlist Player” playlistid=”40968″] The coverage so far… 6am: Mike Wedderburn and Rachel Wyse 10am: Rob Wotton and Hayley McQueen 3pm: Simon Thomas and Kirsty Gallacher 7:30pm: Julian Warren hosts Soccer Special 10:15pm: Jim White and Natalie Sawyer With Dharmesh… Read more
On Saturday 6th August 2011, rioting and looting took place in Tottenham high street after a peaceful protest got out of hand — Members of the community were protesting about the death of Mark Duggan, who had been shot by… Read more
Singer Amy Winehouse was found dead at her north London home on 23rd July 2011 at 15:54. [[Roger Johnson]] broke the news to viewers on the BBC News Channel at 17:39, and [[Samantha Simmonds]] broke the news on Sky News… Read more
On Thursday 7th July 2011, News International announced the closure of the News of the World. The paper, which was founded in 1843, come under pressure following allegations that the newspaper hacked into the phones of missing schoolgirl Milly Dowler… Read more