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Liz MacKean

Journalist, Broadcaster
30 November 1964 to 18 August 2017

A British journalist and broadcaster whose career began in BBC local radio, MacKean presented the news on BBC Breakfast before joining Newsnight (1989-2013) as the programme’s Northern Ireland Correspondent. After going freelance she worked on a number of projects for Channel 4’s Dispatches (2013-2015) including the acclaimed ‘Hunted’.

Read Liz MacKean's Guardian obituary here.