MEDIA Profile: Channel 4’s news crusader - Jim Gray, editor, Channel 4 News
Jim Gray joined Channel 4 News as deputy editor in July 1997. He
had a boss and a deputy and a show which was stable. Then his boss and
his deputy left and Channel 4 issued an ’intellectual tender’ for
production companies to come up with ideas for Channel 4 News - whereby
current production company ITN would have to re-pitch for the work.