Christopher “Chris” Ship is an English journalist and presenter, working for ITV News. Since 2017, he has been the Royal Editor.
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Early life and educationEdit
Ship was brought up in Southampton in Hampshire, and educated at Bellemoor School for Boys (since renamed Upper Shirley High School), a state comprehensive school in the city, where Craig David was a pupil, followed by the University of Sussex, where he studied Media and French.
Life and careerEdit
Ship was given a new title of Deputy Political Editor in 2012.
On 13 December 2016 it was announced Ship is to become Royal Editor from 2017, replacing the retiring Tim Ewart.
Since September 2019 he has also been a occasional relief presenter of the ITV Lunchtime News.
- "USH Newsletter - 15th July 2016 - Farewell from Mrs Laybourne". Upper Shirley High School, Southampton. 15 July 2016. Retrieved 21 November 2016.
- Plunkett, John (24 September 2008). "ITV News shuffles political team". The Guardian. Retrieved 29 April 2010.
- "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 30 December 2016. Retrieved 30 December 2016.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
- Mary Nightingale to be sole anchor of ITV Evening News in 2017 Jasper Cox, Press Gazette, 13 December 2016