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Ricky is known to millions of children as the presenter of CBBC’s ‘Newsround’. In the last eight years Ricky has travelled the world covering a wide range of stories. Recent assignments include visiting the US to cover the elections, reporting from Brazil for the Rio Olympics and presenting ‘America Vs Food,’ a documentary looking at the country’s battle against obesity. He joined the ‘Watchdog’ team in 2011 and is also a regular face on ‘BBC Breakfast’. Before joining the BBC, Ricky worked as a producer and a reporter for ‘Channel 5 News’.