Kirsty Wark

Watch Lord Bell's Car Crash Newsnight Interview Amid Bell Pottinger's South Africa Racism Row

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 05.09.2017 | UK

Lord Bell, the co-founder of controversial PR firm Bell Pottinger, has admitted the company will “almost certainly” fail to recover from being mir...

Watch Labour's Richard Burgon Blast BBC For Being 'Put On Trial' Over Manifesto

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 17.05.2017 | UK

A Labour MP close to Jeremy Corbyn has accused BBC’s Newsnight of putting the party “on trial” after being asked questions about the party’s e...

French President's Ex-Partner Speaks Out

PA | Posted 24.11.2014 | UK Politics

French politics is misogynistic, according to former first lady Valerie Trierweiler. The one-time partner of French president Francois Hollande has...

Kirsty Wark Subjects Dore Gold To A Testy Newsnight Interview Over Gaza Child Deaths

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 28.07.2014 | UK

Dore Gold, an adviser to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, took part in a testy exchange with Newsnight’s Kirsty Wark on Monday evening, re...

And The New Newsnight Presenter Is...

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.07.2014 | UK

Jeremy Paxman's replacement as Newsnight presenter has been announced. Paxman, who sat in the chair for 25 years, stood down last month, leaving on...

Arianna Huffington Talks Third Metric, Thrive and Hillary Clinton

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 30.05.2014 | UK

With @BBCNewsnight host @KirstyWark and @billybragg who played guitar on air after my interview— Arianna Huffington (@ari...

Billy Bragg Takes On Peter Hitchens On What It Means To Be English

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 30.05.2014 | UK

On Newsnight on Thursday, musician and activist Billy Bragg took on columnist Peter Hitchens on what it means to be English, though the most interesti...

Does Ed Miliband Need A Makeover?

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 15.05.2014 | UK Politics

Is Ed Miliband a credible messenger going into the 2015 general election? On the day President Obama's former adviser David Axelrod starts with the pa...

VOTE: Are We Living In A More Sexist Society?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.05.2014 | UK Entertainment

Tonight's documentary 'Blurred Lines: New Battle of the Sexes' on BBC2 sees Kirsty Wark asking whether there is a new culture whereby some men think t...

Stella Creasy, Joan Bakewell And Anne Robinson Debate Sexual Harassment

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

With the controversy over Lord Rennard continuing to blight Nick Clegg and the Liberal Democrats, broadcasters Anne Robinson, Joan Bakewell and Stella...

Neil Hamilton Tells Newsnight Ukip's Embarrassing Candidates Must Go

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

On Tuesday evening, Neil Hamilton, the former Tory MP and now the deputy chairman of Ukip, had a lively discussion with Kirsty Wark on Newsnight, with...

Chuckle Brothers To Guest Edit The Northern Echo Newspaper

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 17.12.2013 | UK

In what has to be the most bizarre media story of the year - discounting Kirsty Wark shuffling like a zombie to Thriller - the Chuckle Brothers, that ...

Glenn Greenwald Versus Kirsty Wark

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 10.10.2013 | UK

The BBC’s Kirsty Wark took on the Guardian’s Glenn Greenwald, the journalist at the centre of the Edward Snowden NSA leak, on Newsnight on Thursda...

Seven Myths About the Iraq War: How BBC Newsnight Failed Journalism on the 10 Year Invasion Anniversary

Dr. Nafeez Mosaddeq Ahmed | Posted 28.04.2013 | UK Politics
Dr. Nafeez Mosaddeq Ahmed

Newsnight presented some deeply questionable narratives of the war and its aftermath as 'fact'; and systematically avoided any serious, factually-grounded criticisms of the war, despite a diverse panel which included people who opposed it.

The Defence of Liam Fox - a load of old Boles

Peter Curran | Posted 11.12.2011 | UK Politics
Peter Curran Nick Boles MP offered a fatuous and increasingly irascible 'defence' of Liam Fox t...

Helen Lederer: Behind the Scenes Shooting the New Series of Absolutely Fabulous

Helen Lederer | Posted 03.12.2011 | UK Entertainment
Helen Lederer

Am now besties with Lulu I do hope - LOVE her hair. Would have asked for the name of her hair dye if I'd thought, but was too busy remembering my lines. How does she do it? I must copy. Get drunk in Green Room at Ab Fab after party. Shove mobile phone down cleavage.