Dermot’s credits extend from panel shows to news bulletins on BBC, ITV and CNBC Europe. He now anchors Sky’s flagship Sunday morning slot.


Dermot Murnaghan moved from BBC Breakfast to anchor Sky News Today. He is now one of Sky News’ lead anchors and host of Sky News Tonight Away from the newsroom, he has presented Crimes That Shook Britain, Treasure Hunt, Eggheads, Most Wanted and Sieges.

Before joining the BBC, Dermot fronted ITV national bulletins and Channel 4 World News. He has also reported for C4’s business output and the European Business Programme, broadcast from Switzerland.

Dermot presented several series of The Big Story, analysing the issues behind the headlines. He also launched BBC3’s satirical news show, The State We’re In.

Dermot Murnaghan has won the RTS Interviewer and Newscaster of the Year awards, and served as President of the Television and Radio Industries Club.

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Presenter Dermot Murnaghan facilitating a conference


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JLA Presents

Event - 30/04/2024 - 9:00 am

Speakers Breakfast

Understanding AI Now

Priya Lakhani and Anne-Marie Imafidon

Please join us in our JLab studio near Oxford Circus at 08:30am on Tuesday 30th April for our next speaker’s breakfast event. Following our sell-out event for IWD back in February, we will be joined by three fantastic speakers for an exploration of the uses, myths and concerns surrounding AI.


JLA, 14 Berners Street, London


Event - 06/02/2024 - 9:00 am

Speakers Breakfast

Looking Ahead to International Women’s Day

Samira Ahmed, Eniola Aluko, and Alex Mahon

We were joined by four fantastic speakers to look ahead at International Women’s Day. With the theme of this year’s event being #InspireInclusion, we were lucky enough to hear from four women who have each blazed a trail in their respective fields: CEO of Channel 4, Alex Mahon; the former Australian Prime Minister and Chair of Kings’ Global Institute of Women’s Leadership, Julia Gillard; one of the leading voices in football, Eniola Aluko MBE; and broadcaster and journalist, Samira Ahmed.


Bishopsgate Institute, 230 Bishopsgate, London, EC2M 4QH