BREAKING NEWS: BBC Newsnight cancels Bognor broadcast following Jo Cox’s death


The Observer believes the planned live broadcast from Bognor Regis on tonight’s Newnight has been cancelled.

It had been the final destination on a nationwide tour, however following the death of MP Jo Cox yesterday the programme has been changed.

A contact told The Observer the topical BBC show still hopes to film in the town, with the footage predicted to air next week.

The BBC have been contacted for a statement.