Sky News Reporter Swears At Big Ben During Report On European Elections

The pre-recorded piece was broadcast just after midnight.

1. They say never work with children or animals, but Sky News reporter ‪Jon Craig may want to add to that list after being rudely interrupted by Big Ben while trying to record a segment on the recent European elections.

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2. The Elizabeth Tower’s bell began chiming as Craig tried to tell viewers about Prime Minister David Cameron’s visit to Brussels later today.

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3. He let his frustration at the interruption be known during the pre-recorded piece, exclaiming: “Oh fucking hell!”

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4. Unfortunately for Craig, the segment was then broadcast just after midnight by Sky News.

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5. Awkward.

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Richard James is the UK news editor for BuzzFeed and is based in London.
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