ITV News setting up news and current affairs office in Edinburgh

A NEW news and current affairs office is being set up by ITV, in Edinburgh – and it’s currently recruiting.

Says the broadcaster: “ITV News Border is in an exciting expansion phase and is launching a new service of current affairs and political programmes for ITV Border Scotland.”

And it is looking for two assistant producers, as advertised here on and repeated on

It is also seeking an executive producer, as advertised here.

Plus a researcher: here. And a series producer: here. And (on a three-month contract) a VT editor: here.

Last month, reported the appointment of now former deputy editor at The Scotsman, Peter MacMahon, as political editor of ITV Border.