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BBC One to air Jeremy Paxman fronted Winston Churchill documentary

BBC One is to mark the 50th anniversary of Sir Winston Churchill’s state funeral with a one hour long documentary from Blakeway Productions presented by Jeremy Paxman. Churchill: The Nation’s Farewell will tell the story of that momentous day, 30 January 1965, when Britain laid its most famous statesman to rest. “Like most people who saw it – I was a schoolboy at the time – Churchill’s funeral made a

Jeremy Paxman to anchor Channel 4’s election night coverage

Channel 4 thas confirmed that former BBC journalist and Newsnight presenter Jeremy Paxman is to anchor the 2015 general election night coverage from Channel 4. “There are new and interesting questions to ask about the way we choose our governments. This should be fun.”  -Jeremy Paxman In 2010 Channel 4 won critical-acclaim and impressive ratings for its coverage of the General Election. Broadcast live, it attracted a 10.4% audience share