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# Jeremy Paxman

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Jeremy Paxman stepping down as University Challenge host after 28 years
He has fronted the show since 1994.
All time
Jeremy Paxman confirms he has been diagnosed with Parkinson's disease
The journalist and author has presented University Challenge since 1994.
Jeremy Paxman had May and Corbyn in his sights last night but failed to land a knockout punch
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
BUT HE DIDN’T (probably).
This dishy University Challenge contestant had everyone hot and bothered last night
The ‘most attractive University Challenge contestant ever’, apparently. Well now.
This girl was once again the hero of University Challenge last night
Hannah Rose Woods, we bow to you.
17 of the funniest University Challenge tweets of 2015
Starter for 10…
This girl was the hero of last night's University Challenge
You may not confer. Except you, Woods.
Everyone fell in love with this contestant on University Challenge last night
Loveday! Oh Loveday.
University Challenge contestant amazes Paxman with ridiculously fast answer
It’s simple modular arithmetic, actually.
University Challenge student panics and blurts out 'whore'
Here’s the thing though. HE WAS RIGHT.
Jeremy Paxman presents final Newsnight after 25 years
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?"
Here’s what the former Italian Prime Minister said in response…
Rory Gallagher, Death Row, and the 1916 Rising: The week in numbers
Plus: How many bananas come into Ireland every week?
Jeremy Paxman steps down as Newsnight presenter after 25 years
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
'My biggest fear was being treated as an outcast' - Paxman interviews Robbie Rogers
The LA Galaxy midfielder appeared on BBC’s Newsnight last night to talk about coming out.
World Memory Champion struggles to remember Newsnight credits
We’re sure he’s a FACE person.
The best bits of Russell Brand's Newsnight interview
It’s the battle of the beards.
Politician dragged into British sex abuse scandal
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
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 Newsnight presenter has criticised the former British Prime Minister for his supposed apology for the Irish potato famine.