Ben Geoghegan is a British journalist working for the BBC, he was covered a wide variety of stories for most BBC News outlets in his previous role as a news correspondent based in the United Kingdom. He has been with the BBC News Channel since it launched as BBC News 24 in 1997, and once presented the 0900-1300 shift on weekday mornings, initially alongside Jackie Hardgrave, now with BBC Radio Four, and then with Joanna Gosling, who is still a presenter with the channel. Since leaving the shift in 2001 he has continued to present occasional relief shifts, and in 2008 also presented some weekend editions of BBC Breakfast.
He has also reported extensively for Newsnight. Geoghegan is currently working as a political correspondent for the BBC.