Alan Rusbridger

By Dominic Ponsford | 05 May 2016
When Alan Rusbridger stepped down after 20 years as Guardian editor in May last year there was no hint of the back-stabbing and betrayal that lay ahead of him.
Pic courtesy of the Guardian
By John Reynolds | 26 Apr 2016
Alan Rusbridger, the former editor of the Guardian, has been appointed chairman of the steering committee at The Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism.
By Dominic Ponsford | 21 Apr 2016
Former Guardian editor Alan Rusbridger is set to face challenging questions from journalists at the paper when he steps into in his new role as chairman of the paper's owner - the Scott Trust.
By John Keenan | 18 Apr 2016

An award-winning former national newspaper editor has been immortalised on vinyl and CD.

"Alan Rusbridger" is the new album from Hamburg-based duo Woog Riots.

By Dominic Ponsford | 19 Oct 2015
Former Guardian editor Alan Rusbridger last night condemned Fleet Street's "daily monstering" of the BBC and News UK's decision to hand over confidential sources to the police.
By William Turvill | 31 Jul 2015
Former Guardian editor Alan Rusbridger will be among the names delivering speeches at this year's Society of Editors' annual conference.
By William Turvill | 30 Jul 2015
Guardian News and Media, publisher of The Guardian, Observer and, reduced its underlying losses from £19.4m to £19.1m in the 2014/15 financial year, according to its results.
By Dominic Ponsford | 16 Jun 2015
Scott Trust chair Dame Liz Forgan has said that it seemed like a “whole generation of journalists had switched off their moral compass” prior to The Guardian’s exposure of the phone-hacking scandal.
By Dominic Ponsford | 05 Jun 2015
No one would question the fact that Rusbridger has gone out with an impressive run of scoops and investigations: Phone-hacking, Wikileaks, Snowden and then HSBC.
By Dominic Ponsford and William Turvill | 29 May 2015
Alan Rusbridger steps down today after 20 years as Guardian editor, handing over the reins to deputy editor Katharine Viner.
By Dominic Ponsford | 31 Mar 2015
Guardian editor Alan Rusbridger has called on the UK’s “fractured press” to defend its “sacred oath” to protect sources.
By Dominic Ponsford | 24 Mar 2015
It says something something about the lack of diversity at the top of British journalism that much has been made of the fact The Guardian’s new editor went to state school and is a woman.
By William Turvill | 20 Mar 2015
The current US editor-in-chief is to replace Alan Rusbridger when he stands down this summer.
By Dominic Ponsford | 19 Mar 2015
The UK’s top national newspaper editors have shared their tips on what makes a good journalist for press marketing body Newsbrands.
By William Turvill | 05 Mar 2015
Viner, editor-in-chief of Guardian US, was among four candidates who chose to take part in a hustings process for the position.
By Dominic Ponsford | 20 Jan 2015
Today is the final day of a six-week consultation on a draft Home Office code on use of the Regulation of Investigatory Powers Act.
By William Turvill | 19 Dec 2014
The title today reports that the process will include an “indicative ballot which would guarantee the winner a place on the shortlist for the job”.
By Axegrinder | 15 Dec 2014
The Catholic church is not the most transparent of organisations but even it will reveal how a Pope is chosen (although what happens inside the the Sistine Chapel remains secret).
By William Turvill | 10 Dec 2014
Rusbridger announced this afternoon he is to take up the role of chair of the Scott Trust, which owns the newspaper group, in 2016.
By William Turvill | 22 Sep 2014
A round-up of this week's job moves, business shake-ups and award wins.