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Former BBC and ITN news presenter Peter Sissons has died at the age of 77. A statement from his management said: “We are sad to announce that Peter Sissons, the former presenter on ITN, Channel 4 and the BBC, died… Read more

The ‘Brexitcast’ podcast is coming to BBC One on Thursday nights. The programme will be the first BBC podcast to be commissioned as a BBC television programme and will be broadcast on BBC One at 11.30pm. It will remain true… Read more

Sky News political correspondent Lewis Goodall has announced he is rejoining BBC Newsnight “I’m delighted to say I’m joining BBC Newsnight as Policy Editor,” said Lewis. “Under Esme Wren it’s a programme which is proving itself the place to be… Read more

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The BBC today announced a new political show, which will be hosted by Andrew Neil. The new weekly programme will air from 7pm every Wednesday on BBC Two. With in-depth analysis and forensic questioning of key political players, The Andrew… Read more

BBC Look North presenter Colin Briggs has retired. He has been the face of BBC breakfast and lunch bulletins in the North East & Cumbria for decades. Colin started off in women’s magazines before settling into motoring journalism, PR and… Read more

Mike Bushell, sports presenter for BBC Breakfast, is the sixth celebrity contestant confirmed for the brand new series of Strictly Come Dancing. “I am so excited to be joining this year’s Strictly Come Dancing,” said Mike. “I’ve heard so many… Read more

On Monday 15th July 2019, the BBC revamped its news output to include the BBC’s new corporate font: BBC Reith. This included changes to BBC News at One, Six and Ten, and BBC News Channel programmes, Afternoon Live, Newsroom Live… Read more

It’s rumoured the revamp of BBC News will go ahead on Monday 15th July 2019. This will include the introduction of the new BBC corporate font: BBC Reith. Terrible news! The BBC is replacing the iconic Gill Sans with its… Read more

Kirsty Young has announced she is to step down as host of Desert Island Discs. Lauren Laverne, who has been filling in for Kirsty due to health problems, will continue to host Desert Island Discs for the foreseeable future. “After… Read more

The BBC today confirm the date and time of its first Conservative leadership debate. ‘Our Next Prime Minister’ will air at 8pm on Tuesday 18th June 2019, where Emily Maitlis puts the future UK Prime Minister to the test as… Read more