Video: BBC News reporter becomes the first to snap over Royal Baby waiting game 8 years ago

Video: BBC News reporter becomes the first to snap over Royal Baby waiting game

With a major news story on the agenda, but no actual news to report, one BBC reporter admits what we’ve all been thinking.

Simon McCoy is a familiar face to anyone who has watched rolling news coverage on Sky News or BBC News over the last two decades. But the veteran broadcaster appears to be the first to have snapped today when he admitted, on air, that not only had the no news about the upcoming royal baby, they would continue to talk about it anyway.

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That Pulitzer for honesty should be in the post. Sadly for Simon it might also come alongside a P45…