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BBC Look North presenter Colin Briggs has retired. He has been the face of BBC breakfast and lunch bulletins in the North East & Cumbria for decades. Colin started off in women’s magazines before settling into motoring journalism, PR and… Read more

Alex Scott will take part in the 17th series of Strictly Come Dancing later this year. The former Arsenal football captain is a pundit for BBC and Sky Sports and a regular on BBC’s Match Of The Day. “I am… Read more

Mike Bushell, sports presenter for BBC Breakfast, is the sixth celebrity contestant confirmed for the brand new series of Strictly Come Dancing. “I am so excited to be joining this year’s Strictly Come Dancing,” said Mike. “I’ve heard so many… Read more

Channel 4 News has appointed Liz Bates as Political Correspondent. Liz joins the programme from the Yorkshire Post, where she is currently the Westminster correspondent. “I’m excited to join the exceptional team at Channel 4 News,” said Liz. “As an… Read more

It’s rumoured the revamp of BBC News will go ahead on Monday 15th July 2019. This will include the introduction of the new BBC corporate font: BBC Reith. Terrible news! The BBC is replacing the iconic Gill Sans with its… Read more

Richard ‘Fredi’ Frediani has been named the new Editor of BBC Breakfast. “I am thrilled to be appointed Editor of BBC Breakfast. It’s a brilliant opportunity to set the news agenda as well as entertain millions of viewers every morning…. Read more

Sky News has appointed Hannah Thomas-Peter as it’s first dedicated Climate Change Correspondent. The creation of the new role solely focused on climate change demonstrates Sky News’ commitment to the topic. “I am delighted to take on this role at… Read more

Jeremy Hunt and Boris Johnson will go head-to-head tonight in the first televised debate between the two candidates vying to become the UK’s next Prime Minister. The hour long debate, hosted by Julie Etchingham, will be held at dock10 studios… Read more

Kirsty Young has announced she is to step down as host of Desert Island Discs. Lauren Laverne, who has been filling in for Kirsty due to health problems, will continue to host Desert Island Discs for the foreseeable future. “After… Read more

John McCririck has died at the aged of 79. For more than three decades McCririck was an integral part of racing coverage on British television in his role as betting guru for ITV and then Channel 4 Racing. He also… Read more

Goals on Sunday presenter Ben Shephard has announced he is leaving the programme. Ben, who joined Sky Sports nine years ago, hosts the show alongside Chris Kamara. Taking to Twitter this morning, Ben said: “Morning all- So after 9 seasons… Read more

Hannah and Lewis Vaughan Jones have announced they are expecting a baby. Posting on Instagram this morning, Hannah, said: “I haven’t posted anything personal in a long time, so here goes. “Firstly, I’m conscious that this will be agonising for… Read more