Jeremy Paxman

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Newsreaders are no fools. I should know | Letter
Letter: Former BBC and ITN newsreader Anna Ford defends colleagues against Jeremy Paxman’s remarks, and describes the pressures of broadcasting at speed

Letters

23, Apr, 2021 @3:59 PM

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Can any fool read the news? Tim Dowling finds out
The Autocue is loaded up to see if Jeremy Paxman was right to dismiss the art of TV newsreading

Tim Dowling

16, Apr, 2021 @1:33 PM

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Can any fool read a quiz question? | Brief letters
Brief letters: Hangover cures | Haircuts | British citizenship | Jeremy Paxman | Renaming cricket

Letters

15, Apr, 2021 @4:52 PM

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Reeta Chakrabarti rejects Jeremy Paxman’s claim ‘any fool’ can read news
The BBC presenter did not agree that newsreading is a job for ‘an articulated suit’

Jim Waterson

13, Apr, 2021 @5:01 AM

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'No group hugs!': the University Challenge final – reviewed by last year’s winner
Despite Covid-safe measures, there was no shortage of teamwork and enthusiasm as Warwick and Magdalene College, Cambridge faced off in the final of the venerable quiz show

Caleb Rich

06, Apr, 2021 @10:18 AM

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Duvet or don't they? Why Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen loves working from bed – and Glenda Jackson doesn't
Many more of us are conducting our business in bed. Keeley Hawes and Jeremy Paxman explain the benefits, while Lady Warsi and David Lammy are unimpressed

Interviews by Sam Wollaston

20, Jan, 2021 @11:00 AM

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Jeremy Vine: 'At the BBC you can have values but you can’t have views – that's how I operate'
Whether presenting on Channel 5, Radio 2 or Eggheads, the broadcaster is part of the national furniture. He reflects on impartiality, the public’s reaction to lockdown and salary inequality

Stephen Moss

01, Jun, 2020 @5:00 AM

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The Guardian view on the healthy state of poetry: a reprimand to Trump and Johnson | Editorial
Editorial: English-language poetry is in great health – and has much to tell us about our fragile, fraught times

Editorial

25, Oct, 2019 @5:25 PM

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Britain is nation of litter louts, says Jeremy Paxman
Clean Up Britain patron criticises ‘utterly useless’ ministers and ‘even more useless’ Keep Britain Tidy

Damian Carrington Environment editor

12, Sep, 2019 @5:28 AM

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TV tonight: Jeremy Paxman returns to ask politicians what went wrong
The former Newsnight attack dog seems genuinely aggrieved as he grills a rogues’ gallery. Plus, Celebrity Masterchef. Here’s what to watch this evening

Graeme Virtue, Hannah Verdier, Mike Bradley, Hannah J Davies and Paul Howlett

02, Sep, 2019 @5:00 AM

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There’s more to Anne Lister’s life than Gentleman Jack
Sally Wainwright has so far missed the wider story of a woman who crossed continents and scaled mountains

Richard Brooks

07, Jul, 2019 @8:00 AM

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Why Jeremy Paxman thinks we’re a nation of ‘snowflakes’
In his first column for the over-50s magazine Saga, the TV host and author has claimed older people are the only ones who can take a joke. But is he right – or does he just have too much time on his hands?

02, Jul, 2019 @3:48 PM

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