Bella Hurrell is the specials editor of the BBC News website. The specials team produces all the information graphics, interactive explainers and data visualisations that appear on the news site. The team’s work can be viewed at bbc.com/newsgraphics.
Bella joined the BBC in 1997 as part of a small team tasked with producing ‚Election 97‘ the UK’s first website to cover a UK general election. She was a founding member of the BBC News website set up later that year. She has held a number of editorial posts prior to her current role including core news writer, entertainment editor and editorial lead on a major site relaunch.