Kamal Ahmed is to become the BBC’s new Economics Editor the corporation have confirmed.
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Sarah Smith has been appointed as the BBC’s first Scotland Editor, a new role which has been created to help bring to UK audiences more in-depth analysis and context on big stories in Scotland.
The corporation has set out details of how it plans to save £150 million to address a ‘shortfall in funding’ at the BBC. Plans include the closure of the BBC red button service and slashing the budget of BBC Sport and BBC Online.
Channel 5 have confirmed that BBC News presenter Sian Williams will be the lead host of their flagship evening news programme, 5 News at 5 which airs daily at 5pm. Current presenter, former GMTV personalty Emma Crosby is to leave the network.
Victoria Derbyshire picks up major award along with Alex Salmond, Sir Richard Branson and Ed Miliband at the PinkNews Awards 2015.
The BBC has set out proposals on how it will become more open and more distinctive than ever before. The proposals will herald a fundamental change of approach for the Corporation.
The BBC has appointed Laura Kuenssberg as their Political Editor.
Award-winning journalist Victoria Derbyshire is to preside over a new daytime news show for the beeb.
Communications Committee: broadcasters need to ‘do more’ to encourage women into news and current affairs
The communications committee’s report, Women in news and current affairs broadcasting, suggests broadcasters need to actively do more more lure women into the world of news and current affairs broadcasting.
Lucy Manning and Ed Campbell are joining BBC News’ senior editorial team, the corporation has announced.