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Sky News is a 24 hour news channel, also offering video-on-demand, an interactive service and radio news provided to stations across the UK.

The channel was Britain's first domestic rolling news channel. It launched at 6.00pm on February 5, 1989, with Alastair Yates and Penny Smith.

Launched5 February 1989
Viewing figures:Weekly top 10BARB

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Adam Boulton Presenter
Adam Parsons Business Correspondent
Adele Robinson Journalist
Alex Crawford Journalist
Amanda Walker Journalist
Amanda Hall Producer
Amber de Botton Deputy Head of Politics
Amy Hitchcock Arts & Entertainment Producer
Andrew Bailey Senior News Editor for Home News
Angela Barnes Producer
Angela Barnes Technology Journalist
Anna Botting Presenter
Anna Jones Presenter
Anneka Sharpley News Editor & Producer
Annie Hill Producer
Ashish Joshi Journalist
Becky Johnson Journalist
Beth Rigby Senior Political Correspondent
Carl McQueen Producer
Charlotte Lomas Journalist
Claire Herriot Producer
Claudia-Liza Armah Journalist
Colin Brazier Presenter
Colin Sladen Broadcast Engineer
Cordelia Lynch US Correspondent
Cristina Squires Director of Content
Darren Little Journalist
David Blevins Journalist
David Crabtree Journalist
Dermot Murnaghan Presenter
Dharshini David Presenter
Dominic Waghorn Diplomatic Editor
Elizabeth Scott Producer
Emily Deeker Assistant Editor
Esme Wren Head of Politics
Faisal Islam Political Editor
Fiona Mackie Producer
Francesca Stevens News Output Editor
Gemma Evans Presenter
Gerard Tubb Journalist
Gillian Joseph Presenter
Graham McWilliam Deputy Head of Sky News
Hollie Goodall Producer
Ian Dovaston Journalist
Ian Woods Journalist
Ian King Presenter
Isabel Webster Presenter
Isobel Lang Presenter
Jacquie Beltrao Presenter
James Matthews Journalist
Jamie Wood Executive Producer
Jane Chilton Journalist
Jason Farrell Senior Political Correspondent
Jayne Secker Journalist
Joanna Robinson Weather Producer
Joel Hills Presenter
John Ryley Head of Sky News
Jonathan Samuels Journalist
Katerina Vittozzi Freelance Multimedia Journalist
Katie Stallard Journalist
Katie Spencer Journalist
Kay Burley Presenter
Kimberley Leonard Presenter
Laura Scott Editor of News Output
Lisa Dowd Journalist
Lisa Holland Journalist
Louisa Pilbeam Journalist
Louise Hastings Senior News Editor
Lucy Cotter Journalist
Lucy Margolis Assistant Editor
Madeline Ratcliffe Producer
Mark Kleinman Editor
Mark Stone Europe Correspondent
Mark Austin US Correspondent
Max Preston Journalist
Michelle May Journalist
Mollie Goodfellow Editorial Assistant
Nazaneen Ghaffar Presenter
Niall Paterson Journalist
Nick Powell Editor
Orla Chennaoui Journalist
Paul Harrison Senior News Editor
Rachel Healey Business News Editor
Rebecca Williams Journalist
Rhiannon Mills Journalist
Rich Evans Head of Social Media & Audience Development
Rob Catherall Editor
Robert Nisbet Political Correspondent
Roddy Mansfield Producer
Roland Hancock Producer
Sam Kiley Editor
Sam Naz Journalist
Samantha Washington Presenter
Sarah Hewson Presenter
Sarah Hajibagheri Journalist
Sarah-Jane Mee Presenter
Sharon Marris Producer
Siobhan Robbins Journalist
Sophy Ridge Presenter
Stephen Dixon Presenter
Tadhg Enright Journalist
Tamara Cohen Political Correspondent
Tim Marshall Editor
Tom Larkin Producer Sophy Ridge on Sunday
Valerie Hamill Journalist & Planning Producer
Vicky Hawthorne Journalist

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Emma Lloyd Director of Corporate Development
Jeremy Darroch Group Chief Executive Officer

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