BBC London News’ Matt Barbet is to join Five News in October ahead of a new look to the channels news bulletins, it has been announced. Barbet, who has recently presented the BBC’s main Breakfast programme, will join the channel… Read more
Kirsty Young is to leave Five News in the Autumn, it has been announced. Young has worked for the channel since its launch ten years ago bar a period where she worked for ITV News. She also presents Desert Island… Read more
Five News editor Mark Calvert is stepping down from editor after two years in the job to move overseas.
Priya Kaur-Jones is to leave Five News nearly a year after joining, the TV Newsroom can reveal. Priya joined the channel last Christmas from East Midlands Today and is to undertake freelance work. Priya leaves Five on Wednesday September 27.
Kirsty Young and John Suchet will not co-present the main Five News bulletins as has been reported. Suchet, who has been covering the bulletins whilst Young was on maternity leave, has though been given a permanent role at the channel…. Read more
Sky News presenter Kay Burley is to join Five News this summer, it has been announced. Burley, who will continue to anchor her Lunchtime Live programme each weekday, will also present Five’s 5.30pm bulletins five days a week as a… Read more
Veteran broadcaster John Suchet is to join Five News in the New Year to present some of the channels evening bulletins. Suchet, who retired from ITN in March 2004, will present the 5.30 and 7pm bulletins on Thursdays and Fridays… Read more
Five News today announced a special day of programming in which viewers will be able to question the Prime Minister. Talk To The Prime Minister, presented by Kirsty Young, will be the culmination of a day of unique programmes at… Read more
Five News today, Monday January 3rd 2005, launched its brand new on-air look as Sky News took over production of the channel’s bulletins. Kirsty Young, the face of Five, was the first presenter on the new set, bringing viewers up-to-date… Read more
Five News has today announced the appointments of three reporters as part of its new look when Sky News takes over production in January 2005. Andy Bell will remain as the channel’s Political Editor, reporting on the main events in… Read more
Five News today unveiled its new presentation team for when Sky News takes over production of the bulletins in January 2005. Kirsty Young will continue to present the main evening bulletins each Monday-Wednesday. Sky News Presenter Julie Etchingham will take… Read more