Anil Douglas at his desk

A day in the life of a senior edit technician

Post-production puts together the building blocks from which creative endeavours can bloom, says ITN’s Anil Douglas

Diana's funeral

ITN News in the ‘90s: The death of Princess Diana

Nigel Dacre recalls the night reports came in that the People’s Princess had been killed in a car crash in Paris


Forensic filmmaking: reinventing true crime

The rigorous journalism and care for contributors that underpins true crime programming ensures they really hit the mark, says Nathaniel Lippiett


Developing: a different world

Behind the scenes: Covid has forced development teams to replace blue-sky thinking with practicality and feasibility, but ambitious projects are beginning to make a comeback

Ofcom Small Screen Big Debate-set

Creating a digital events business from scratch

Behind the scenes: in a week in which ITN is producing Ofcom’s Small Screen: Big Debate virtual conference, Richard Lawson looks into the future of commercial production at the broadcast news operation

Chris Shlemon & Jon Snow circa 1986

My whirlwind first day on the job

Behind the Scenes: the fallout of the devastating Space Shuttle Challenger explosion forced me to learn fast on my first official assignment for Channel 4 News, says Chris Shlemon

Harry Harvey

The importance of an ‘And Finally’

And Finally: News at Ten writer David Stanley reveals the art of selecting the programme’s final news item