Anthony Baxter

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Anthony Baxter
Born 1st May 1982
Rochdale, England
Occupation Journalist

Anthony Baxter is a British journalist and broadcaster from Rochdale.

He started his career in local radio for the BBC, before moving into children's television.

He lives in London.


In 2014 he joined London Live, the capital's new television station to launch on March 31st 2014. He's to front The Big Question on the nightly news show "Not the One Show".

Prior to this he was a reporter for BBC Radio 1's Newsbeat programme. During this time he also presented the show.

In 2008 he joined "BBC Switch" to present the news documentary series Revealed... on BBC Two alongside Charlotte Ashton, Adina Campbell and Tina Daheley. He also fronted the spin-off series Revealed Extra. BBC Switch was axed in 2010.

He fronted the annual BBC News School Report' radio and television shows between 2009-2013.

He also appeared the BBC Radio 1 Surgery debate shows on Sunday nights with Aled Haydn-Jones, Max Akhtar and Charlotte Ashton.


He studied English and Linguistics at Lancaster University, before completing a Masters in Broadcast Journalism at UClan.



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