Wednesday April 1, 2020

RTÉ appoints BBC veteran as head of news

RTÉ has announced the appointment of Kevin Bakhurst as its new managing director of news and current Affairs.

10th July, 2012

RTÉ has announced the appointment of Kevin Bakhurst as its new managing director of news and current Affairs.

Bakhurst has been deputy head of the BBC newsroom since 2010, overseeing BBC TV News, Radio News and the BBC News website. He also played a lead role in creating the BBC multimedia newsroom and is currently involved in delivering the BBC News move to central London, RTÉ said in a statement.

Bakhurst has been controller...

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