It had been mooted for some time that the replacement would be ‘a woman’ as part of the Beeb’s ‘box ticking political correctness’.
Crimewatch returns to BBC One screens tonight touching on cybercrime, including hacking, fraud and blackmail.
Kirsty Young is relinquishing her role as the presenter of BBC One’s Crimewatch after seven years and will oversee her final programme later this month
On Friday the 14th of November at 9am, BBC Radio 4’s Desert Island Discs will welcome former Royal Navy test pilot Eric ‘Winkle’ Brown CBE for its 3000th edition.
BBC One quiz show Pointless returns with a raft of well known faces for primetime episodes of Pointless Celebrities this April in a series of themed shows, guests from the worlds of sport, comedy, television and music will be taking on the Pointless challenge in the hopes of winning for their chosen charities.
Jacqui first appeared on BBC One’s Crimewatch series in 1990, remaining with the show for sixteen years. The former Metropolitan Police detective is to join the shows’ daytime spin-off Crimewatch Roadshow from next month.
BBC’s Crimewatch is to air a special later this month looking back at some of the most shocking crimes of recent times.
Former Crimewatch presenter Rav Wilding is to join Essex Police’s Specialist Operations Units as they stamp out front line crime in a new six part series for Channel 5.
Champions Leagues action on ITV1 had the better of BBC One drama Waterloo Road on Wednesday evening according to ratings data.