Emily Maitlis

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

BBC News will host a TV debate between the Conservative leadership candidates. The debate moderated by Emily Maitlis will take place in mid June, and all remaining candidates in the leadership race will be invited to take part in the… Read more

The BBC today confirmed a new line up of presenters for BBC Two’s Newsnight. Emily Maitlis will become the new lead presenter, while Kirsty Wark, a main presenter on Newsnight for 25 years, will be undertaking an enhanced role on… Read more

Edward Vines – who stalked BBC News presenter Emily Maitlis for over two decades – has been jailed. The 47-year-old breached a restraining order by writing to the BBC journalist while he was behind bars and later out on licence…. Read more

Emily Maitlis suffered a coughing fit this evening while reading out a story about a 60ft whale that was discovered on a beach near Gerinish on South Uist on Tuesday.

BBC London News presenter Emily Maitlis is to undertake two new major roles for BBC News. The Ex-Sky News presenter will present the evening 7pm-10pm slot on BBC News 24 alongside Special Correspondent Ben Brown and will also join the… Read more

Emily Maitlis is the lead presenter on BBC Newsnight Emily was born in Canada and raised in Sheffield. She began her career in news in the Far East, in the lead up to the Hong Kong Handover – and reported… Read more