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Commissioning Editor for New Media News and Current Affairs, Channel 4 (London)

After joining Thomson Regional Newspapers as a graduate trainee from Edinburgh University, Vicky  worked for three years on the Newcastle Journal as a news reporter and feature writer. In 1986 she joined the BBC in the Current Affairs department as a researcher and over the next 20 years worked on most of the News and Current Affairs programmes –  Breakfast,NewsnightOn the RecordNine O’Clock News and political programmes.

 

Commissioning Editor for New Media News and Current Affairs, Channel 4 (London)

After joining Thomson Regional Newspapers as a graduate trainee from Edinburgh University, Vicky  worked for three years on the Newcastle Journal as a news reporter and feature writer. In 1986 she joined the BBC in the Current Affairs department as a researcher and over the next 20 years worked on most of the News and Current Affairs programmes –  Breakfast,NewsnightOn the RecordNine O’Clock News and political programmes.

For many years Vicky was a programme editor of live political programmes at the BBC, which included Election, Budget and political TV and Radio programming. In 2001 she joined the BBC News website as Editor, Interactivity, launching the User Generated content hub and pioneering the audience participation strategy for BBC News.

Vicky joined Channel 4 in November 2008 and works on taking the television News and Current Affairs brands onto the web and digital platforms. This includes web content for Dispatches andUnreported World on channel4.com and a strategy for Channel 4 News to integrate the TV and web journalism and launch some key web tools to promote the talent and content areas of the News such as politics and international coverage.

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