Did You Know?
Commercial channels have to focus on young people as they are the ones susceptible to advertising. The BBC should have no such worries. We should respect and cherish our older viewers who are loyal to us, and a growing part of the population. The average Newsnight
(1980) viewer is 55. How many Newsnight
(1980) staff are older than 55? Jeremy Paxman
and one or two others. Men are allowed to become...
Finally promoted to Political Editor of Newsnight
(1980) in March 2007, after many years of bringing them some of their most hard-hitting and famous political scoops.