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Gavin Esler is journalist, television presenter and author. He was a main presenter of the BBC current affairs show Newsnight for 12 years until 2014. Since 2014 he has been the Chancellor of the University of Kent, a public speaker, and a political commentator and journalist. In 2019 he stood for Change UK in the London region for election to the European Parliament.