This website is dedicated to the history of one of television’s most iconic news bulletins.
From its launch in 1967, News at Ten set the standard for British television news, with its winning combination of in-depth, analytical news coverage and populist stories.
On this site, we’ll look back at the history of the programme, profiles of the presenters, and how the bulletin has looked down the years.
Newest Presenter Profiles
Katie Derham began her broadcasting career at the BBC, starting as a researcher on Radio 4’s Money Box. In 1995 she won the Bradford & Bingley “Best Personal Finance Broadcaster Award” for her work as a presenter on Radio 5 Live’s Moneycheck. She moved to BBC television in 1996 as a consumer affairs correspondent and […]
Mary Nightingale started her journalism career as a presenter and writer on World Business Satellite for TV Tokyo. She then went on to work for BBC World’s World Business Report as a presenter and writer, covering economic and corporate news. Nightingale also worked for Reuters Financial Television in 1994 as a presenter on the early […]
Gordon Honeycombe was an ITN presenter from 1965-1977.
Rageh Omaar began his journalistic career as a trainee for The Voice newspaper.