BBC News Former Presenters

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Liz Pike was a relief presenter on BBC News 24. When Liz joined the BBC, she initially presented on BBC World before moving to its sister channel in 1998. Liz trained on local newspapers before joining the BBC for the… Read more

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David Robertson co-presents Reporting Scotland most weeknights. David joined BBC Scotland in 2000 but he spent most of his career working at Network News based in London, holding reporting posts on World At One, PM and The World This Weekend… Read more

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Anna Jones currently presents on Sky News. Prior to this, she was a presenter on the BBC News Channel. She joined the BBC in 1992 after working for four years as the editor of a business magazine. Whilst at the… Read more

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Adrian Finighan is currently a News presenter for Al Jazeera English, based in Doha. From 2006-2010 Finighan worked as a news and business presenter for CNN International in London. Prior to this, Adrian worked as a relief presenter on both… Read more

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Gwenan Edwards is a relief presenter for BBC News 24, mainly presenting in the 7pm-midnight slot at Weekends. Gwenan has worked at News 24 since 2000 and also presented the channels now-defunct travel programme Gate 24. Prior to joining News… Read more

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Alastair Yates was a former presenter on BBC and Sky News. Alastair had been part of the BBC News 24 schedule since the channel launched and he has presented on its sister channel BBC World since 1992. As a senior… Read more

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Maxine Mawhinney is a former presenter on the BBC News Channel. Maxine joined the BBC in 1996 when she joined BBC World and later BBC News 24 at its launch, initially presenting the overnight bulletins. She has also presented bulletins… Read more

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Chris Eakin is a former presenter on the BBC News Channel Chris reported extensively on inner city riots and the rise of Derek Hatton’s Militant Tendency in the 1980s, and the fall of the North’s shipyards and coal mines in… Read more

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Justin Webb is currently a BBC Correspondent based in Washington. Prior to this, he spent three years working as the BBC’s Europe correspondent based in Brussels. As a foreign correspondent Justin has reported on the Gulf War and the war… Read more

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Peter Sissons currently presents the 1-7pm slot on Saturdays and 4-7pm slot on Sundays on the BBC News Channel. Peter joined the BBC in 1989 as the presenter of Question Time, as well as joint presenter of the Six O’clock… Read more

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Michael Buerk spent over 30 years at the BBC before stepping down from the Ten O’clock News in 2003. Michael came to the BBC after an early career in newspapers, including the Daily Mail. He spent over 20 years as… Read more

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Anna Ford retired in April 2006 after 30 years at the BBC. Anna’s BBC career started with Man Alive. From there, she presented Tomorrow’s World from 1977 and worked on Network between 1986 and 1988. Anna joined the BBC Six… Read more