Mark Mardell - Biography and Images

HomeBiography & ImagesMark Mardell
mark-mardell-Image-0003

Mark Mardell is the BBC’s former Europe Editor.

Mardell began his career reporting and reading the news for the commercial station Radio Tees.

He first appeared on television on Channel 4’s The Sharp End. He joined the BBC in 1989 as political correspondent for the BBC Six O’Clock News.

From 1992 to 2000, Mardell worked as political editor for BBC Two’s Newsnight programme.

He returned to the BBC’s Six O’Clock News, before becoming chief political correspondent and moving to the BBC Ten O’Clock News in 2003.

Two years later he became the BBC’s first Europe editor. Mardell left his post as Europe editor to replace Justin Webb as BBC North America editor when Webb became a presenter on Radio 4’s Today programme.

At the end of April 2014, it emerged that he was to leave his post in North America and become a presenter on BBC Radio 4 hosting The World This Weekend and the Friday edition of The World at One.

Anna Foster - BBC News Correspondent (4)

Anna Foster – born 1979 – is the BBC’s Middle East news correspondent. On graduation from City University London she joined the BBC’s trainee reporters scheme. She then joined BBC Radio Cleveland as a reporter for three years, before becoming…

Nick Beake

Nick Beake is a news correspondent at the BBC. Nick started at the BBC in June 2005 as a reporter and news presenter on BBC Radio Bristol. He then moved to London were he was a reporter for BBC London….

Stephen McDonell - BBC China Correspondent (2)

Stephen McDonell has been the BBC’s China correspondent since 2016. He was previously ABC’s China correspondent from 2006 to 2015. McDonell has a Master of Arts, Journalism degree from the University of Technology in Sydney and a Bachelor of Arts…