Former Newsround boss is announced as replacement for Radio 4’s Today programme

BBC Radio 4’s PM programme editor will move to the Today show from September, replacing current editor Sarah Sands.  Bafta and International Emmy award-winning editor Ms Griffiths has more than 25 years’ journalistic experience, having previously led teams at Newsround and the World at One. She previously worked for the Today programme for nine years.  … Read more Former Newsround boss is announced as replacement for Radio 4’s Today programme

ABC star Julia Zemiro publicly boycotts Today and Sunrise but makes an embarrassing gaffe

ABC presenter Julia Zemiro publicly boycotts the Today show and Sunrise for giving Pauline Hanson a platform – but makes an embarrassing gaffe after being called out by a Seven executive By Mary Mrad For Daily Mail Australia Published: 01:52 BST, 7 July 2020 | Updated: 04:13 BST, 7 July 2020 ABC host Julia Zemiro … Read more ABC star Julia Zemiro publicly boycotts Today and Sunrise but makes an embarrassing gaffe

Getaway gridlock! Caravans stuck in huge jam on M5 as over 10 million motorists hit the road today

Caravans were stuck in a huge jam on the M5 this morning as more than 10 million motorists hit the road today and England’s beauty spots are braced for a huge influx of tourists after lockdown travel restrictions were eased.  The M5 in Exeter was swamped with camper vans heading to the coast as tourists … Read more Getaway gridlock! Caravans stuck in huge jam on M5 as over 10 million motorists hit the road today

Classic English pubs are open from today – and you can stay at all these for under £200

Back in the 18th century, Samuel Johnson said: ‘There is nothing which has yet been contrived by man, by which so much happiness is produced, as by a good tavern or inn.’ During the dark days of lockdown, many a regular has looked wistfully in the direction of the locked doors and wondered when the … Read more Classic English pubs are open from today – and you can stay at all these for under £200

Grant Shapps will FINALLY unveil ‘safe’ countries for holidays TODAY

Grant Shapps will finally pave the way for summer holidays today by releasing a 60-strong list of quarantine-exempt countries – amid signs mass testing could be introduced at airports soon. The Transport Secretary revealed that France, Italy, Spain, Germany and New Zealand will be among around 60 destinations back on the agenda from July 10. … Read more Grant Shapps will FINALLY unveil ‘safe’ countries for holidays TODAY

Cuckoo wasps that lived alongside dinosaurs were metallic green just like they are today

Even after 99 million years, turns out some things never change.  Cuckoo wasps were shades of metallic green 99 million years ago just like they are today, a study of extraordinarily-preserved insects trapped in amber has revealed. The specimens from Myanmar — which also included beetles, ants and a soldier fly — largely retained the colours … Read more Cuckoo wasps that lived alongside dinosaurs were metallic green just like they are today

Meet the Today show’s glamorous traffic reporter Marina Ivanovic

Meet the Today show’s glamorous traffic reporter Marina Ivanovic – who leads a lavish lifestyle on Instagram and has a VERY handsome model boyfriend By Jabeen Waheed For Daily Mail Australia Published: 01:40 BST, 1 July 2020 | Updated: 01:40 BST, 1 July 2020 Reporting on congestion, detours, and collisions are all in a days’ work … Read more Meet the Today show’s glamorous traffic reporter Marina Ivanovic

UK weather: Britain will be hit by five inches of rain and 50mph winds today

Heatwave, what heatwave? Britain will be hit by five inches of rain and 50mph winds today with warnings of floods and power cuts as temperature plummets to 10C overnight Met Office warns of flooding, train delays and power cuts today in North West England and western Scotland  Forecasters say showers will merge into periods of … Read more UK weather: Britain will be hit by five inches of rain and 50mph winds today

Karl Stefanovic claims Today co-host Allison Langdon will repeat his tipsy 2009 Logies broadcast

‘She’s ready to take that baton’: Karl Stefanovic cheekily claims his new Today co-host Allison Langdon will repeat his infamously tipsy 2009 Logies broadcast By Marta Jary For Daily Mail Australia Published: 15:48 BST, 27 June 2020 | Updated: 16:01 BST, 27 June 2020 Karl Stefanovic famously fronted Nine’s Today Show a little worse for … Read more Karl Stefanovic claims Today co-host Allison Langdon will repeat his tipsy 2009 Logies broadcast

BBC Radio 4’s Today programme demotes editor to ‘toothless’ new ‘executive’ role

The Today programme – BBC Radio 4’s flagship show – has demoted its editor position to a ‘toothless’ new ‘executive’ role with less power to set the news agenda. BBC bosses are also planning to cut the number of live political interviews on the programme as part of the corporation’s plan to save £80 million. … Read more BBC Radio 4’s Today programme demotes editor to ‘toothless’ new ‘executive’ role