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BBC News at Six openers on Friday 5th May 2017.. Captured from BBC News HD. Please note: The opt out for Sportsday has been edited out due to copyrighted Premier League footage.

David Dimbleby will once again host the BBC’s TV election results programme over the 8 and 9 June 2017. This will be David’s tenth time leading the results team – he’s first election results programme was in 1979. He’ll be… Read more

News presenter Maxine Mawhinney will leave the BBC today after 20 years with the corporation. “Today I leave BBC News after almost 21 years it’s been an absolute privilege. Join me – last broadcast 2-5pm. Saying goodbye at 4.50pm,” said… Read more

News correspondent Carole Walker will leave the BBC today after a 37-year career with the corporation. As a war correspondent, Carole covered the fall of the Soviet Union, the Gulf War and the civil wars in Somalia and the Balkans…. Read more

On 22 March 2017, a terrorist attack in London began on Westminster Bridge, and continued into Parliament Square. Five people died including a policeman and the attacker, 52-year-old Briton, Khalid Masood. BBC News ITV News Sky News Channel 4 News… Read more

The Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond will deliver his first Budget this afternoon – Britain’s first proper budget since the EU referendum. It’ll also be the last Budget to be held in the spring, as the main statement will… Read more

This week’s edition of BBC Question Time comes from Stoke-on-Trent, the site of one of tonight’s by-elections. David Dimbleby chairs the debate with a panel of politicians and other guests facing topical questions from the audience. On the panel is… Read more

Broadcaster and Journalist Steve Hewlett has died at the age of 58. He was diagnosed last March with cancer of the oesophagus. In a statement, his family said: “Over the last year, we have been overwhelmed by the support of… Read more

The Royal Television Society has announced the nominations for 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… Read more

Donald Trump will later today be sworn in as the 45th President of the United States. The BBC, ITV and Sky News will have special live programmes from Washington as Mr Trump takes the Oath of Office. BBC One and… Read more

Millions of Americans will vote today as the country decides who will be its next President – Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton or Republican Donald Trump. It has been one of the most contentious presidential contests in living memory, with Clinton’s… Read more

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… Read more

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… Read more

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… Read more

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… Read more

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