Sarah Smith: the Sunday Politics host with her own political pedigree

The presenter taking over from Andrew Neil is used to accusations of Labour bias as the daughter of former leader John Smith It was Sarah Smith’s “political expertise and pedigree” that convinced BBC ...

Andrew Marr webchat – your questions answered on Brexit, the BBC and the Beatles

The writer and broadcaster weighed in on everything from driverless cars and the odds of Scottish independence to his controversial interview with Marine Le Pen 1.57pm BST Thanks to Marr for joining ...

Kelvin MacKenzie cleared over 'Jockestan' jibe about Nicola Sturgeon

Former Sun editor’s description of the Scottish first minister on BBC’s The Daily Politics show will not face investigation despite nearly 80 complaints The media regulator has decided not to launch ...

Nick Clegg calls for Prime Minister's Questions axe: 'It's a farce'

Nick Clegg has called for Prime Minister's Questions (PMQs) to be axed. The deputy prime minister and Liberal Democrat leader branded the weekly session, in which the prime minister takes policy ...

BBC Newsnight recruits ITV's Laura Kuenssberg

ITV business editor to return to the corporation as chief correspondent and presenter, as Gavin Esler leaves the show Newsnight has lured ITV's business editor Laura Kuenssberg back to the BBC in a ...

Andrew Neil calls Alex Jones an idiot in Sunday Politics clash

Us shock jock lambasted by BBC TV presenter after interrupting fellow guest to warn viewers over 'Bilderberg Group puppeteers' The BBC's Sunday Politics show is generally a rather sedate affair, ...

Radio host Alex Jones rants on Sunday Politics, Neil calls him an idiot

American 'shock jock' Alex Jones launched into a rant on live television this morning (June 9). The Us broadcaster - known for his conspiracy theories and support of gun ownership - appeared on the ...

Is Newsnight editor's job proving a poisoned chalice? | Media Monkey

It is one of the most prestigious jobs in broadcasting, but there doesn't appear to be a surplus of candidates beating a path to Tony Hall's door to be the next Newsnight editor. The deadline for ...

Live television is 'a high-wire act with no safety net'

TV host Ortis Deley was dropped this week as Channel 4's main presenter of its world athletics coverage after an excruciating series of blunders. Jon Henley talks to other broadcasting veterans about ...

BBC's Laura Kuenssberg to join ITV

Corporation's political correspondent to become rival's business editor, contributing to news bulletins and Tonight ITV News has snapped up one of the rising stars of BBC news, political ...