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Dermot Murnaghan - Sky News Tonight Presenter (2)

Dermot Murnaghan is currently a presenter on Sky News, joining the news channel in January 2008.

Dermot joined the BBC in 2002 and throughout his tenure, was a presenter on the BBC’s Six O’clock and Ten O’clock bulletins as well as Breakfast. He also presented a number of other programmes for the BBC including Treasure Hunt alongside Suzi Perry.

Before joining the BBC, Dermot was a main presenter at ITV News, presenting across all of the channels major bulletins. Prior to this, Dermot worked as a trainee reporter on local newspapers before joining Channel 4 as a researcher then reporter for The Business Programme. He then moved to Switzerland to present the European Business Channel before being recalled to front ITN’s World News on Channel 4 Daily.

In 1998, Dermot won a Royal Television Society award for his revelatory interview with Peter Mandelson over the Geoffrey Robinson loan affair. The day after the interview, Mandelson resigned from the government.

Angela Rippon - BBC One Nine O'Clock News (2)

Angela May Rippon CBE – born 12 October 1944 – is a former news presenter with the BBC. she presented radio and television news programmes in South West England before moving to BBC One’s Nine O’Clock News, becoming a regular…

BBC, Sky reporting from Sanford Florida - Donald Trump Rally (6)

US 2020 – Dermot presenting from Washington for Sky News with Cordelia Lynch in Sanford, Florida. Jon Sopel also in Sanford for the BBC as President Trump holds his first rally since contracting COVID-19.

Dermot in Washington (1)

US 2020 – Dermot is presenting from Washington D.C ahead of tonight’s vice presidential debate.. Greg Milam is in Salt Lake City, Utah – the location of the debate.