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Adam Boulton is a presenter on Sky News.

Boulton was a founding member of the Sky News staff. He was invited to set up the Sky Political team, which started with a core of 3 journalists and today comprises around a dozen. Previously Adam was TV-am Political Editor, and has been a member of the Parliamentary Lobby since 1983.

Since Autumn 1994 Adam has presented Sky News weekly current affairs programme ‘Sunday’. A year later Adam took the chair for Sky News weekday discussion programme ‘Tonight’, which aired for three years. Tony Blair, John Major, Margaret Thatcher, John Smith, Paddy Ashdown, Lech Walesa and President Hosni Mubarak are among an illustrious list of guests to have appeared on Adam’s extended interview programmes. Adam also presents Sky News PMQs each Wednesday, and takes Sky’s current affairs roadshow, Forum, around the country. From April this year he has presented ‘Answer the Question, a half hour show in which a figure at the centre of the news is grilled by a panel consisting of Boulton and two guest journalists.

In the run up to the 1997 General Election Adam was the first broadcaster with all the accurate developments in the election announcement. In 1995 he was the only journalist to predict live, and then report on John Major’s leadership resignation. He was also the first television journalist to report the Thatcher resignation live from Downing Street. He is the only TV reporter ever to have doorstepped the Queen on political matters live on camera. In 1994 he broke the news that the Malaysian government was lifting its trade embargo on Britain.

A presenter for Sky’s election night programmes, Adam was part of the team on election night 1992 for the longest ever continuous results programme, when Sky was the first TV network to correctly predict the election outcome.

PM’s joint Chief of Staff, Fiona Hill, texts Adam Boulton to say she will be making a formal complaint to John Ryley, Head of Sky News over speculation about the Prime Minister’s health.

All Out Politics with Adam Boulton – Sky News Promo 2016

It’s going to be a Rollercoaster – Sky News Promo 2016

Sky News presenter Adam Boulton took on protesters this afternoon as he was reporting on the outcome of the Labour leadership contest. *Starts around 0.45 second mark

Adam Boulton presented his Election special from Sky’s Election studio this morning.. here’s a few Images.. Sky’s main Decision Time programme starts at 9pm on Thursday evening.

Sky News today announced a new evening show that will showcase the best of Sky News’ journalism with interviews with major guests, studio debate, analysis and a pioneering social media cross-over. From 1st September 2014, Adam Boulton and Sarah Hewson will host ‘Sky News Tonight’…

Adam Boulton is to step down from his role as Political Editor at Sky News after 25 years. The 55-year-old, who joined Sky News in 1989, will present a new evening programme based at Sky’s Westminster studio from the summer. Sky says the programme will…

Images of Sky News political editor Adam Boulton in his pink Diamond Jubilee jacket…

  • John Riley

    I’ve just watched Adam Bolton interviewing Peter Allen and Laura Perrins. It was very noticeable that Boulton seemed totally disinterested in the views of Laura and kept giving knowing looks to the camera as if he found her stupid and boring. Boulton showed a total lack of respect towards Laura. Would he dared be so disrespectful to any other female guest? He should apologise to the viewers and Miss Perrins. Who does he think he is?