ITV News hires Dixon as multimedia producer

Rachel Dixon has joined ITV News as a multimedia producer on the digital team. Recently, she was at Reach Plc, where she worked as a video journalist, content editor, breaking news editor and KentLive content editor. Dixon was a trainee reporter at KM Media Group and a video editor for the 2017 general election at […]

ITV News names Rivers US correspondent

ITV News has appointed Dan Rivers to the post of US correspondent. Recently, Rivers held the post of news correspondent, based in the UK. He was CNN’s senior correspondent in London and also covered the Far East as the network’s Bangkok correspondent. Before that, he was a crime correspondent at ITV News. Rivers graduated from […]

Foran swaps BBC News for ITV News

Kelly Foran has joined ITV News as North of England reporter. Recently, she was a home and social affairs correspondent/presenter at BBC News. Foran also served as a video journalist, news reporter, producer, presenter and weather presenter at the BBC. She also worked at Bauer Media Group. Foran graduated from St. Bede’s College. You can […]

ITV News appoints Cook program editor

ITV News has hired Rachel Cook as a program editor. Cook joined from Channel 5, where she was a news editor and recently, served as a program editor. She was a producer, London Tonight news editor and deputy news editor at ITN. Cook has a B.A. from the University of Bristol. Be sure to congratulate […]

ITV promotes Phillips to program and digital editor

ITV News has tapped Owain Phillips to serve as program and digital editor. Recently, Phillips served as a political correspondent. He joined ITV as a journalist in 2009 and also worked as a political reporter and series producer. Phillips has a BSc. and a MSc. from Aberystwyth University. You can congratulate Phillips via Twitter.

ITV News taps Dagnell as editor of Network News

ITV News has promoted Andrew Dagnell as head of Network News. In Dagnell’s new role, he will “oversee ITV’s national news programs, ITV News London, ITN-produced Tonight programs, live specials and documentaries for ITV and itv.com/news.” He begins his new role Sept. 1. Currently, he serves as head of newsgathering and previously worked as a […]

ITV News planning editor Lowe departs

Tom Lowe, planning editor at ITV for over 10 years, will be leaving to pursue a new opportunity. He has also worked as an assistant producer and then as an intake editor, Scotland at STV Group plc. He has also served as news desk assistant, assistant news editor, news editor/field producer and then as consumer […]

Alexander joins Sky News as international affairs producer

Sky News has hired Sophie Alexander as an international affairs producer. Her new role begins later in November. Currently, she is a Washington producer in Washington D.C. for ITV News. Before that, she worked as an assistant news editor and as a health and science producer in London. She has also worked as a news […]

ITV News appoints Lancashire digital content producer

ITV News has appointed Becky Lancashire as a digital content producer for the ITV News Digital hub, covering national and regional news. Recently, she served as a production journalist and digital lead. Additionally, she has also worked at ITN, the BBC, Closer Magazine in London and Sky Sports News. Lancashire has a B.A. in journalism […]

ITV News correspondent Wiener departs after 34 years

ITV News correspondent Libby Wiener will be leaving the broadcaster after 34 years of reporting from Westminster, Brussels, Paris, Berlin and Sydney. She joined ITV News in 1987, becoming home affairs correspondent in 1988. In 1991, she served as Europe correspondent and in 2000, she returned to the UK as royal correspondent. In 2001, she […]