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On Sunday December 11, 2005, the Buncefield Oil Depot in Hertfordshire was hit by fire. All British networks covered the story in-depth. BBC News ITV News Sky News


On Saturday December 03 2005, the funeral was held of the former English footballer George Best. 1100 (Saturday December 03) BBC News Special Dermot Murnaghan presented a special programme on BBC News 24 and BBC World which broadcast live coverage… Read more

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On Monday 29th August 2005, Hurricane Katrina hit the Gulf coast, wreaking havoc in the states of Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama. The hurricane has killed hundreds. UK Television networks sent out key presenters and reporters to America from 1st September…. Read more

All four would-be London bombers are in custody after a day of dramatic arrests in London and Rome. Mark White and Jayne Secker live from Notting Hill.Martin Brunt live at Scotland Yard.Lisa Holland and Paul Brennan on package. Presenters: Colin… Read more

On Wednesday 27th July 2005, The would-be suicide bomber, Yasin Hassan Omar was Arrested in Birmingham Sky News CoverageDavid Crabtree and Paul Harrison live from Birmingham.Martin Brunt live at New Scotland Yard.Mark White live at Paddington Green police station.Miranda Schunke… Read more

The Met Police have shot dead a suspected suicide bomber at Stockwell Tube Station in South London. Sky News’ Coverage: Anna Botting presents Live at Five from Stockwell.Martin Brunt and Glen Oglaza live from Scotland Yard.Martin Popplewell live from Stockwell.Mark… Read more

On Thursday 22nd July, Two weeks after the London Bombings which killed 52 people and the 4 perpetrators, four failed devices, which were all contained in rucksacks, were found at 4 different locations around Central London (Warren Street, The Oval… Read more

Here’s day three of Sky News’ Coverage of the Attacks on London City. Saturday 9th July 2005Mark White, Joey Jones and Victoria Bryning live from Tavistock Square.Mike McCarthy live from King’s Cross.Martin Brunt live from the Queen Elizabeth II Centre.Jon… Read more

Here’s day two of Sky News’ Coverage of the Attacks on London City. Friday 8th July 2005Martin Stanford and Sarah Hughes live from the Royal London Hospital.Jeremy Thompson and Mike McCarthy live from Russell SQ.David Bowden live from King’s Cross.Alex… Read more

All services on the London Underground have been suspended following explosions at Aldgate, Edgware Road, King’s Cross and Russell Square. Sky News is LIVE on the ground with all the latest developments, Sky are also Live in the air with… Read more


On Saturday April 09 2005, Prince Charles and Camilla Parker-Bowles married in a private ceremony in Windsor. 2210 (Saturday April 09) BBC Weekend News Darren Jordon presented a round up of the days celebrations