MEDIA BRIEFS: Turness made deputy editor of 5 News

Deborah Turness, currently head of ITN core news, has been promoted to replace Mark Adams as deputy editor of Channel 5 News, which is produced by ITN. Adams announced last week that he was moving to Euro News, in which ITN holds a 49 per cent stake, to become editorial director. Turness joined ITN in 1990. She worked on 5 News at its launch in 1997, and became news editor in January 1999.

Deborah Turness, currently head of ITN core news, has been promoted

to replace Mark Adams as deputy editor of Channel 5 News, which is

produced by ITN. Adams announced last week that he was moving to Euro

News, in which ITN holds a 49 per cent stake, to become editorial

director. Turness joined ITN in 1990. She worked on 5 News at its launch

in 1997, and became news editor in January 1999.



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