Jeremy Paxman

John Humphrys: eight of his most memorable moments
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John Humphrys: eight of his most memorable moments

The veteran broadcaster has hosted his last episode of the flagship show after 32 years
19 Sep 2019
Question Time: who will replace David Dimbleby?
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Question Time: who will replace David Dimbleby?

Veteran presenter says now is ‘the right moment’ to step down after 25 years hosting show
18 Jun 2018
Boris Johnson and five more 'car-crash' political interviews
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Boris Johnson and five more 'car-crash' political interviews

The Foreign Secretary isn't the only politician who has been struck by foot-in-mouth disease on camera
22 Jun 2017
Eric Monkman becomes latest University Challenge legend
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Eric Monkman becomes latest University Challenge legend

Twitter's unbridled love for Canadian brainbox is dubbed 'Monkmania'
10 Apr 2017
TV watchers score Cameron the victor – but Labour are happy
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TV watchers score Cameron the victor – but Labour are happy

Majority of those thinking of switching their vote after watching the show would swap to Miliband
27 Mar 2015
'SILLY SAUSAGE': John Humphrys vs Johnny Rotten
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'SILLY SAUSAGE': John Humphrys vs Johnny Rotten

Sex Pistols frontman Johnny Rotten surprises John Humphrys with sausage quip on BBC Radio 4 Today
9 Oct 2014
First World War: 'the violent birth of the modern world'
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First World War: 'the violent birth of the modern world'

Britain's newspapers reflect on World War One and the legacy of one of the bloodiest wars in history
4 Aug 2014

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Evan Davis: Newsnight job provokes mixed reaction
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Evan Davis: Newsnight job provokes mixed reaction

'Outstanding journalist' Evan Davis will replace Paxman – but should the BBC have hired a woman?
21 Jul 2014
JEREMY PAXMAN: His top seven Newsnight clips
BBC Newsnight presenter Jeremy Paxman
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JEREMY PAXMAN: His top seven Newsnight clips

As Jeremy Paxman steps down as inquisitor in chief, we review some of his most memorable battles
19 Jun 2014
Berlusconi 'called Merkel an unfuckable lard-arse'
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Berlusconi 'called Merkel an unfuckable lard-arse'

Italian PM allegedly insulted German chancellor in recorded conversation with newspaper editor
21 May 2014
PAXMAN: Why did he quit before the election?
BBC Newsnight presenter Jeremy Paxman
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PAXMAN: Why did he quit before the election?

Fed up with politicians and fed up with BBC execs is the consensus. Now, will Eddie Mair get his job?
1 May 2014
'Guccifer' hacker stole Downton plot
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'Guccifer' hacker stole Downton plot

Super-hacker broke into Julian Fellowes' email account of stealing Tina Brown's address book
8 Jan 2014
CLEAN-SHAVEN: Paxman says beards 'are so 2013'
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CLEAN-SHAVEN: Paxman says beards 'are so 2013'

Beard that divided Britain is no more as Newsnight host takes razor to hashtag-generating facial hair
7 Jan 2014
Pollard review: edited witness statements a 'PR disaster'
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 22:The BBC's Newsnight presenter Jeremy Paxman leaves BBC Broadcasting House on October 22, 2012 in London, England. A BBC1 'Panorama' documentary, to be broadcast l
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Pollard review: edited witness statements a 'PR disaster'

BBC censured for redacting Paxman – but presenter reveals Savile's paedophilia was 'common gossip'
22 Feb 2013
Paxman calls baby boomers 'most selfish generation'
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Paxman calls baby boomers 'most selfish generation'

Broadcaster lashes out as study claims young will be 25 per cent worse off than their parents
31 Oct 2011