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#Jeremy Paxman

# jeremy-paxman - This year 2022

Jeremy Paxman stepping down as University Challenge host after 28 years
# Finish For Ten
# Finish For Ten

Jeremy Paxman stepping down as University Challenge host after 28 years

Aug 16th 2022, 4:53 PM 15,199 Views 9 Comments

He has fronted the show since 1994.

# jeremy-paxman - Last year 2021

Jeremy Paxman confirms he has been diagnosed with Parkinson's disease
# Parkinson's
# Parkinson's

Jeremy Paxman confirms he has been diagnosed with Parkinson's disease

May 21st 2021, 5:12 PM 29,337 Views 13 Comments

The journalist and author has presented University Challenge since 1994.

# jeremy-paxman - All time

Jeremy Paxman had May and Corbyn in his sights last night but failed to land a knockout punch
# Battle For Number 10
# Battle For Number 10

Jeremy Paxman had May and Corbyn in his sights last night but failed to land a knockout punch

May 30th 2017, 7:21 AM 15,870 Views 15 Comments

Corbyn faced tough questioning on his past IRA comments on Sky News and Channel 4 last night.

Everyone lost the head over a University Challenge student 'misidentifying' an island as Ireland
# University Challenge
From The Daily Edge
# University Challenge

Everyone lost the head over a University Challenge student 'misidentifying' an island as Ireland

Sep 12th 2016, 8:48 PM 14,422 Views 5 Comments

BUT HE DIDN’T (probably).

This dishy University Challenge contestant had everyone hot and bothered last night
# Bretherton
From The Daily Edge
# Bretherton

This dishy University Challenge contestant had everyone hot and bothered last night

Feb 9th 2016, 8:00 AM 8,977 Views 9 Comments

The ‘most attractive University Challenge contestant ever’, apparently. Well now.

This girl was once again the hero of University Challenge last night
# Universally Challenged
From The Daily Edge
# Universally Challenged

This girl was once again the hero of University Challenge last night

Jan 19th 2016, 7:51 AM 14,080 Views 1 Comment

Hannah Rose Woods, we bow to you.

17 of the funniest University Challenge tweets of 2015
# Universally Challenged
From The Daily Edge
# Universally Challenged

17 of the funniest University Challenge tweets of 2015

Nov 23rd 2015, 8:12 PM 8,483 Views 0 Comments

Starter for 10…

This girl was the hero of last night's University Challenge
# Peterhouse Woods
From The Daily Edge
# Peterhouse Woods

This girl was the hero of last night's University Challenge

Jul 14th 2015, 11:38 AM 26,878 Views 3 Comments

You may not confer. Except you, Woods.

Everyone fell in love with this contestant on University Challenge last night
# Hapax Legomenon
From The Daily Edge
# Hapax Legomenon

Everyone fell in love with this contestant on University Challenge last night

Apr 14th 2015, 10:05 AM 14,766 Views 0 Comments

Loveday! Oh Loveday.

University Challenge contestant amazes Paxman with ridiculously fast answer
# Go Binnie
From The Daily Edge
# Go Binnie

University Challenge contestant amazes Paxman with ridiculously fast answer

Feb 11th 2015, 10:14 AM 14,004 Views 5 Comments

It’s simple modular arithmetic, actually.

University Challenge student panics and blurts out 'whore'
# Hoar
From The Daily Edge
# Hoar

University Challenge student panics and blurts out 'whore'

Sep 23rd 2014, 8:48 AM 8,683 Views 3 Comments

Here’s the thing though. HE WAS RIGHT.

Jeremy Paxman presents final Newsnight after 25 years
# End Of An Era
# End Of An Era

Jeremy Paxman presents final Newsnight after 25 years

Jun 18th 2014, 9:55 PM 11,336 Views 11 Comments

His final interview will be with London Mayor Boris Johnson so it’s bound to be entertaining.

Paxman to Berlusconi: "Is it true you called Merkel an un-f***able lard-arse?"
# Newsnight
# Newsnight

Paxman to Berlusconi: "Is it true you called Merkel an un-f***able lard-arse?"

May 20th 2014, 11:28 PM 28,947 Views 51 Comments

Here’s what the former Italian Prime Minister said in response…

Rory Gallagher, Death Row, and the 1916 Rising: The week in numbers
# Prime Numbers
# Prime Numbers

Rory Gallagher, Death Row, and the 1916 Rising: The week in numbers

May 3rd 2014, 7:30 PM 10,716 Views 5 Comments

Plus: How many bananas come into Ireland every week?

Jeremy Paxman steps down as Newsnight presenter after 25 years
# Gone
# Gone

Jeremy Paxman steps down as Newsnight presenter after 25 years

Apr 30th 2014, 6:25 PM 11,337 Views 33 Comments

Paxman will present his last edition of the late-night news programme in June.

9 people who know the joy of getting one right on University Challenge
# Universally Challenged
From The Daily Edge
# Universally Challenged

9 people who know the joy of getting one right on University Challenge

Apr 8th 2014, 10:12 AM 3,190 Views 1 Comment

YOU MAY NOT CONFER!

'My biggest fear was being treated as an outcast' - Paxman interviews Robbie Rogers
# Newsnight
From The42
# Newsnight

'My biggest fear was being treated as an outcast' - Paxman interviews Robbie Rogers

Dec 19th 2013, 9:32 AM 4,277 Views 2 Comments

The LA Galaxy midfielder appeared on BBC’s Newsnight last night to talk about coming out.

World Memory Champion struggles to remember Newsnight credits
# Forget Me Not
From The Daily Edge
# Forget Me Not

World Memory Champion struggles to remember Newsnight credits

Dec 3rd 2013, 9:54 AM 1,732 Views 1 Comment

We’re sure he’s a FACE person.

The best bits of Russell Brand's Newsnight interview
# Branded
From The Daily Edge
# Branded

The best bits of Russell Brand's Newsnight interview

Oct 24th 2013, 1:42 PM 5,855 Views 7 Comments

It’s the battle of the beards.

Politician dragged into British sex abuse scandal
# Newsnight
# Newsnight

Politician dragged into British sex abuse scandal

Nov 3rd 2012, 10:03 AM 17,459 Views 37 Comments

BBC’s Newsnight last night aired a report in which two men said they had been abused by a Conservative politician – but the programme did not name him.

Heard at Leveson: Piers Morgan taught Jeremy Paxman how to hack phones
# Leveson
# Leveson

Heard at Leveson: Piers Morgan taught Jeremy Paxman how to hack phones

May 24th 2012, 8:39 AM 2,751 Views 13 Comments

The tutorial happened at a lunch attended by Ulrika Johnson – who was teased by the tabloid editor about her relationship with the then English football manager Sven-Göran Eriksson.

BBC presenter Paxman hits out at Tony Blair over potato famine 'apology'
# The Famine
# The Famine

BBC presenter Paxman hits out at Tony Blair over potato famine 'apology'

Feb 21st 2012, 9:15 PM 18,657 Views 51 Comments

The Newsnight presenter has criticised the former British Prime Minister for his supposed apology for the Irish potato famine.