3 News is to have a new Europe correspondent.
Reporter Melissa Davies will head to London in January.
“I feel extremely privileged to have been given this opportunity and of course very excited too.” Davies told Dan News
“At this stage the royal wedding stands out as a major news event but I am also very much looking forward to telling the stories of kiwis abroad.”
Tristram Clayton was among the co-workers who congratulated Davies via Twitter last night.
“Better find something to wear for that Royal Wedding! Congratulations you’re going to be an awesome Europe Correspondent.” he tweeted.
TV3’s current Europe correspondent, Kim Chisnall will return to the Auckland newsroom.
Chisnall said she is looking forward to coming back to a warm New Zealand summer.
– Dan News