When asked to define journalism, the prompt reply by mostly all is that it acts as the watchdog of the society. Having said that, the responsibility of the journalists doubles by itself for they are not only supposed to be skilled and proficient in their reporting but righteous and ethical as well. Since times immemorial, the culture and trends in journalism has sharply been changing from being slaves of dictators to fiercely independent, sensational journalism to citizen journalism and much more. In the English world, there have been numerous journalists who have created a niche for themselves due to their prompt and ethical reporting, daring attitude and never-say-die spirit. Amongst them, some that deserve a mention include Robert Fisk, a fearless reporter who covered the Persian Gulf War, Iraq War and the war in Afghanistan, Kate Adie who is still best known for her stint with BBC News as Chief News Correspondent, Louis Sebastian Theroux, an explorer of cultural subjects who gained the top spot with the flagship shows ‘Louis Theroux’s Weird Weekends’ and ‘When Louis Met…’. Check out this section to get detailed information regarding the life and works of famous British journalists.
Jeremy ClarksonJeremy Clarkson

11 April 1960

George OrwellGeorge Orwell

25 June 1903

Milo YiannopoulosMilo Yiannopoulos

18 October 1984

Anna WintourAnna Wintour

03 November 1949

Piers MorganPiers Morgan

30 March 1965

James MayJames May

16 January 1963

Nigella LawsonNigella Lawson

06 January 1960

Michael PortilloMichael Portillo

26 May 1953

Lucy HawkingLucy Hawking

02 November 1970

Christiane AmanpourChristiane Amanpour

12 January 1958

Katie HopkinsKatie Hopkins

13 February 1975

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Naga MunchettyNaga Munchetty

25 February 1975

George AlagiahGeorge Alagiah

22 November 1955

Zain AsherZain Asher

27 August 1983

Henry Morton StanleyHenry Morton Stanley

28 January 1841

Louise MinchinLouise Minchin

08 September 1968

Sophie RaworthSophie Raworth

15 May 1968

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Angela CarterAngela Carter

07 May 1940

Arthur KoestlerArthur Koestler

05 September 1905

Suzi PerrySuzi Perry

03 May 1970

Mishal HusainMishal Husain

11 February 1973

Malcolm MuggeridgeMalcolm Muggeridge

24 March 1903

Murray WalkerMurray Walker

10 October 1923

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Lucy WatsonLucy Watson

20 February 1991

Ben BradshawBen Bradshaw

30 August 1960

Natalie SawyerNatalie Sawyer

23 October 1979

Chris HarrisChris Harris

20 January 1975

Robin DayRobin Day

24 October 1923

A. N. WilsonA. N. Wilson

27 October 1950

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Zeinab BadawiZeinab Badawi

24 November 1959

Mark ThomasMark Thomas

11 April 1963

Norman AngellNorman Angell

26 December 1872

C.P. ScottC.P. Scott

26 October 1846

Richard HammondRichard Hammond

19 December 1969

Laura KuenssbergLaura Kuenssberg

1976 AD

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Stacey DooleyStacey Dooley

09 March 1987

Fiona BruceFiona Bruce

25 April 1964

Claudia WinklemanClaudia Winkleman

15 January 1972

Diane AbbottDiane Abbott

27 September 1953

Michael GoveMichael Gove

26 August 1967

Jill DandoJill Dando

09 November 1961

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Terry PratchettTerry Pratchett

28 April 1948

Sara CoxSara Cox

13 December 1974

Peaches GeldofPeaches Geldof

13 March 1989

Jon RonsonJon Ronson

10 May 1967

Carol VordermanCarol Vorderman

24 December 1960

Paula YatesPaula Yates

24 April 1959

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David IrvingDavid Irving

24 March 1938

Susanna ReidSusanna Reid

10 December 1970

G. K. ChestertonG. K. Chesterton

29 May 1874

Edward HeathEdward Heath

09 July 1916

Fearne CottonFearne Cotton

03 September 1981

Niall FergusonNiall Ferguson

18 April 1964

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Johann HariJohann Hari

21 January 1979

Anna RichardsonAnna Richardson

27 September 1970

Kim PhilbyKim Philby

01 January 1912

Edd ChinaEdd China

09 May 1971

David FrostDavid Frost

07 April 1939

Saira KhanSaira Khan

15 May 1970

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Jeremy PaxmanJeremy Paxman

11 May 1950

Martin BashirMartin Bashir

19 January 1963

William JoyceWilliam Joyce

24 April 1906

William Rees-MoggWilliam Rees-Mogg

14 July 1928

A. A. GillA. A. Gill

28 June 1954

Will SelfWill Self

26 September 1961

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Rachel JohnsonRachel Johnson

03 September 1965

Tess DalyTess Daly

27 April 1969

Richard ColesRichard Coles

26 March 1962

Carl FrochCarl Froch

02 July 1977

Joey BartonJoey Barton

02 September 1982

Peter HitchensPeter Hitchens

28 October 1951

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Zoë BallZoë Ball

23 November 1970

Stefan ZweigStefan Zweig

28 November 1881

Kirstie AllsoppKirstie Allsopp

31 August 1971

Don McCullinDon McCullin

09 October 1935

Ben ShephardBen Shephard

11 December 1974

Isabella BlowIsabella Blow

19 November 1958

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Frankie BoyleFrankie Boyle

16 August 1972

Richard QuestRichard Quest

09 March 1962

John PeelJohn Peel

30 August 1939