Former News of the World royal editor Robert Jobson is returning to the Evening Standard as special royal correspondent.
He was previously royal correspondent for the Evening Standard for seven years until 2008 and his scoops included breaking the news that the Prince of Wales and Camilla Parker Bowles were to wed in 2005.
The Standard has also announced a shake-up of its news team with Mark Wilkinson appointed deputy news editor to news editor Jack Lefley. Bo Wilson has been promoted to executive news editor special projects, after thee years on the newsdesk, and Nick Hodgson has joined as night news editor from PA, where he was night editor. Reporter Michael Howie has been promoted to assistant news editor and Olympics editor Matthew Beard is now infrastructure editor.