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Peter Sissons

17 July 1942 to 2 October 2019

A British broadcaster who was one of the nation’s most respected newsreaders, Sissons joined the BBC in 1989 to present the Six O’Clock News after earlier stints on ITN and Channel 4 News. He succeeded Sir Robin Day as presenter of Question Time (1989-1993) and read bulletins on the Nine O’Clock News before finishing his career at BBC News 24.

Read The Guardian on Peter Sissons.