Kutchinsky joins Sky News as assistant editor, premium content

Sky News has hired Serena Kutchinsky as an assistant editor for premium content. Previously, she held the post of director of editorial at Joe Media. Kutchinsky worked as a senior journalist, senior journalist team manager and assistant editor at the BBC. She was a digital editor at the New Statesman, Newsweek Europe and Prospect Magazine. […]

Sky News hires Mitchell as Scotland news reporter

Jenness Mitchell has joined Sky News as a Scotland news reporter. Recently, she was a news editor at the Glasgow Times. Mitchell worked as a production journalist and assistant producer at STV Group plc. She was a group content editor at Newsquest and reported for DC Thomson. Mitchell graduated from Glasgow Caledonian University. You can […]

Sky News head Ryley to step down next year

John Ryley, head of Sky News will step down from his post in Spring 2023. Ryley said, “Being head of Sky News is one of the most exhilarating jobs in journalism. Nonetheless, after almost 40 years in the news business, 28 at Sky including 17 lucky years at the helm – I have decided, as […]

Mararike named North of England correspondent for Sky News

Sky News has promoted news correspondent Shingi Mararike to North of England correspondent. Prior to joining Sky News, Mararike was a news reporter at The Sunday Times, where he also did his apprenticeship. He worked at News UK, served as an editorial assistant at The Sunday Times, and was a student brand ambassador at The […]

Southworth swaps the Telegraph for Sky News

Sky News has hired Phoebe Southworth as a news editor to cover news and current affairs. Recently, Southworth was a news reporter at The Telegraph, where she covered stories at home and abroad. Southworth also stood in as assistant news editor, breaking news editor and night news editor. She freelances and was a trainee reporter […]

Sky News hires van der Merwe as a data journalist

Sky News has hired Ben van der Merwe as a data journalist on the data and forensics team. He joined from the New Statesman Media Group, where he held the same post. Aside from interning at Reach and The Bureau of Investigative Journalism, van der Merwe freelanced for the Observer, Vice and Byline Times. He […]

Lynch takes on new role at Sky News

Cordelia Lynch, a US correspondent at Sky News, has been appointed Asia correspondent. Lynch will be based in Bangkok, Thailand. Lynch has been with Sky News for more than six years. Previously, she was a correspondent at Channel 4 News and a reporter/presenter at ITV News. Lynch graduated from the University of Bristol. You can […]

Sky News promotes Acres to tech reporter

Sky News has promoted Tom Acres to technology reporter. Recently, Acres served as chief sub-editor, a role in which he covered UK and international news for online and mobile, mostly focused on breaking stories and sending push alerts. Acres joined Sky News as a digital news reporter in October 2017. Previously, he was a trainee […]

Sky News appoints Baynes cost of living reporter

Sky News has tapped Megan Baynes to serve as its cost of living reporter. Baynes was a news reporter and previously a social media journalist at PA Media. She was a trainee reporter and then a BBC local democracy reporter at the Isle of Wight County Press. She interned at Worcester Magazine. Baynes is a […]

Mehta moves to the digital team at Sky Sports News

Amar Mehta, a news reporter at Sky News has joined the digital team at Sky Sports News as a sports journalist. He worked freelance and was a litigation reporter at The Lawyer. He reported for Newsquest and worked at The Telegraph, Press Association and Impact Magazine. Mehta graduated from the University of Nottingham. You can […]