David Jennings

Head of Region, BBC West Midlands, 
David Jennings, Head of Region, BBC West Midlands,

David Jennings is the Head of Region for the BBC in the West Midlands.  He is responsible for the regional television news service, Midlands Today, the TV current affairs unit producing the weekly Inside Out series, five local radio stations: BBC WM 95.6 (covering Birmingham and the Black Country), BBC Coventry and Warwickshire, BBC Radio Stoke, BBC Hereford and Worcester and BBC Shropshire, and regional online news.

Before being appointed to lead the West Midlands region in 2013, David held a similar position at BBC East Yorkshire and Lincolnshire, based in Hull.

Prior to joining the BBC in 2009, David was Head of News at ITV Anglia, based in Norwich, and also spent a year in the same role at ITV Tyne Tees in Newcastle.