Beth Rigby

Political Editor, Sky News

Beth is political editor of Sky News.

She has worked as a political journalist for nearly a decade, covering two general elections, the Scottish independence and EU referendums, and all the twists and turns of Brexit.

Beth has interviewed the biggest names in British politics, from Boris Johnson to Tony Blair, as well as breaking exclusive stories around cabinet reshuffles, splits and the Brexit crisis.

Before joining Sky, Beth worked as a newspaper journalist for nearly two decades at The Times and Financial Times, where she held a variety of positions including media editor, deputy political editor and consumer industries editor.

A former financial journalist, she won awards for her work as the Financial Times' retail correspondent and hedge fund writer.

She was also chair of the parliamentary lobby in 2015.