Peter George Sissons
17 July 1942
Liverpool, Lancashire, England
|Died||1 October 2019 (aged 77)|
|Education||Liverpool Institute High School for Boys|
|Alma mater||University College, Oxford|
|ITV News (ITN)|
Channel 4 News
(m. 1965; his death 2019)
|Children||3, including Kate|
Peter George Sissons (17 July 1942 – 1 October 2019) was an English broadcast journalist. He was the presenter of the BBC Nine O'Clock News and the BBC Ten O'Clock News between 1993 and 2003, and earlier a newscaster for ITN. He also presented the BBC's Question Time programme. He retired from the BBC in 2009.
References[change | change source]
- Paul Revoir "Peter Sissons departs with a swipe at BBC as he finishes 45-year career", Daily Mail, 13 June 2009
- "Peter Sissons: Former BBC and ITN newsreader dies at 77". BBC News. 2 October 2019. Archived from the original on 2 October 2019. Retrieved 2 October 2019.