At 10am this morning, Derrick Bird embarked on a killing spree in Cumbria, killing 12 people and injuring 25. TV News picked up the story from around 11:30am. Here is how the news channels covered today’s appalling events. BBC News:… Read more
Sky News Decision Time
BBC Election Night
It’s May 6th and after 4 weeks of Election campaigning Gordon Brown, David Cameron and Nick Clegg will soon find out if they are the next Prime Minister of the United Kingdom…. Or maybe not.. Throughout the next few hours… Read more
GMTV Election Morning
[jwplayer config=”Playlist Player” playlist.position=”right” playlistid=”9417″] The Sky News Leaders’ Debate – News Coverage Sky News hosted the second Leaders’ Debate on 22th April 2010. 8pm – 9:30pm. Images Galleries: [simpleviewer=972,500,600,*BBC News*] – [simpleviewer=973,500,600,*ITV News*] – [simpleviewer=974,500,600,*Five News*] – [simpleviewer=975,500,600,*Sky News*]… Read more
[jwplayer config=”Playlist Player” playlist.position=”right” playlistid=”9418″] Sky News Leaders’ Debate The Second Leaders’ Debate – 22nd April 2010 on Sky News and HD. Programme duration 8pm – 9:30pm Debate was also shown on BBC News Channel, Al-Jazeera English, CNNi and on… Read more
[jwplayer config=”Playlist Player” playlist.position=”right” playlistid=”9419″] The First Leaders’ Debate – News Coverage ITV hosted the First ever Leaders’ Debate on 15th April 2010. 8:30pm – 10pm. Images Galleries: [simpleviewer=967,500,600,*BBC News*] – [simpleviewer=969,500,600,*ITV News*] – [simpleviewer=968,500,600,*Five News*] – [simpleviewer=970,500,600,*Sky News*] BBC… Read more
[jwplayer config=”Playlist Player” playlist.position=”right” playlistid=”9420″] First Leaders’ Debate – ITV The First Leaders’ Debate – 15th April 2010 on ITV1 and HD1. Programme duration 8:30pm – 10pm [simpleviewer=965,500,600,*Image Gallery*] Openers [singlepic=16112] [singlepic=16115] [singlepic=16118] [singlepic=16121] [singlepic=16122] [singlepic=16123] [singlepic=16124] [singlepic=16125] With Nick… Read more
[simpleviewer=960,500,600,*Image Gallery*] Jon Snow in Studio [singlepic=16019] [singlepic=16022] Gary Gibbon in Westminster (Main Package) [singlepic=16020] [singlepic=16021] Cathy Newman [singlepic=16023] [singlepic=16025] Krishnan Guru-Murthy – Number Crunching [singlepic=16028] [singlepic=16030] [singlepic=16029] [singlepic=16034]
[jwplayer config=”Main Player” mediaid=”9083″] The Campaign Show The Campaign Show is a hour long pre-election news programme shown on BBC News Channel at 9pm and repeated on BBC Parliament at 11pm every weeknight. [simpleviewer=959,500,600,*Image Gallery*] Opening Ident [singlepic=15994] [singlepic=15997] [singlepic=16000]… Read more
[jwplayer config=”Playlist Player” playlist.position=”right” playlistid=”9414″] Sky News – Election Launch [simpleviewer=956,500,600,*Image Gallery*] Opening Ident [singlepic=15773] [singlepic=15774] [singlepic=15775] [singlepic=15777] [singlepic=15778] Mark Longhurst on Sunrise [singlepic=15779] [singlepic=15780] [singlepic=15781] [singlepic=15782] Dermot Muranghan in Westminster – 9-1pm [singlepic=15799] [singlepic=15813] Kay Burley in Westminster –… Read more
[jwplayer config=”Playlist Player” playlist.position=”right” playlistid=”9412″] BBC News – Election Launch [simpleviewer=957,500,600,*Image Gallery*] Breakfast – Sian Williams in Westminster, Bill Turnbull in Studio [singlepic=15858] [singlepic=15859] Breakfast – Colette McBeth in Downing Street, Ben Wright in Westminster [singlepic=15861] [singlepic=15864] BBC News Special… Read more
[jwplayer config=”Playlist Player” playlist.position=”right” playlistid=”9413″] ITV News – Election Launch [simpleviewer=958,500,600,*Image Gallery*] Lunchtime News – Alastair Stewart in Downing Street, Katie Derham in Westminster [singlepic=15950] [singlepic=15955] [singlepic=15967] [singlepic=15972] Evening News – Alastair Stewart and Mary Nightingale in Downing Street [singlepic=15976]… Read more
[jwplayer config=”Main Player” mediaid=”9082″] Five News – Election Launch [simpleviewer=953,500,600,*Image Gallery*] Matt Barbet in Westminster [singlepic=15703] [singlepic=15705] Andy Bell in Downing Street [singlepic=15706] [singlepic=15712] Peter Lane in Watford [singlepic=15717] [singlepic=15715] Graphics [singlepic=15709] [singlepic=15711] [singlepic=15708] [singlepic=15718]
Prime Minister, Gordon Brown has today announced the date for the General Election. The British public will go to the ballot box on Thursday 6th May 2010. News Channels have sent their key presenters and reporters to prime locations around… Read more
Archive: General Election Coverage – Site Ticker. 6th Apr 2010 – ends 6th May 2010. Day 30: 10pm ITV Election Openers Day 30: 10pm BBC Election Openers Day 30: 9pm Sky News Openers Day 30: VOTING DAY Day 29: 10pm:… Read more
[jwplayer config=”Playlist Player” playlist.position=”right” playlistid=”9410″] Ask the Chancellors On Monday 29th March, Channel 4 hosted a debate between the Chancellor and shadow Chancellors on the economy, 5 days after the Budget Report. Alistair Daring, George Osborne and Vince Cable took… Read more
[jwplayer config=”Playlist Player” playlist.position=”right” playlistid=”9404″] BBC News BBC Budget Programme – 11:30am – 3pm on BBC 2 and BBC News Channel. Openers [singlepic=15494] [singlepic=15496] [singlepic=15498] [singlepic=15500] [singlepic=15502] [singlepic=15503] Presented by Huw Edwards [singlepic=15505] [singlepic=15521] With Jon Sopel in Westminster [singlepic=15510]… Read more
Vote ’05 Sky News’ main election results programme started at 9pm on May 5th – presented by political editor, Adam Boulton and the first female to present an election results programme in the UK, Julie Etchingham. Opening Shot of Presenters… Read more
Vote ’05 Throughout the General Election campaign Sky News ran a series of programmes including ‘If I Were Prime Minister’ which gave public figures the chance to tell what they would do if they were in Downing Street. Contributors included… Read more
Vote ’05 The Sky News Reality Check scrutinised every Campaign promise and pledge using the best research and state of the art graphics to examine the parties’ claims and rhetoric.
Vote ’05 Sky Across Britain saw David Bowden use the SkyCopter to travel the length and breadth of the country testing public opinion on all the big Election issues.
Vote ’05 During the Pre-election campaign Sky News was live in the key marginal constituency of Rossendale and Darwen in Lancashire. Sky’s Kay Burley and Robert Nisbet got instant and on the ground reaction to the campaign’s twists and turns.
Tony Blair Visits Buckingham Palace On 5th April 2005, Tony Blair visited Queen Elizabeth II to request the dissolution of Parliament on April 11th with voting day on May 5th [singlepic=15292] [singlepic=15293] [singlepic=15294] [singlepic=15302] Correspondents – Labour Michelle Clifford and… Read more
Vote ’05 Sky News’ Hitchhiker’s Guide to the General Election.
Vote ’05 During the build up to the 2005 General Election, Adam Boulton presented a nightly hour long programme at 7 and 11pm called ‘The Boulton Factor’ (11pm on Saturday) Vote ’05 – The Boulton Factor Vote ’05 – The… Read more