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Weather girl Jenny to front showbiz report

She's settling into her new role as weather girl, and now Jenny Buckley will front a new entertainment bulletin.

The UTV Ireland presenter has been revealed as the face of the station's new showbiz slot, The Pulse, which kicks off today.

The pre-recorded entertainment update will be three minutes long and will be broadcast every Friday at 5.25pm, just before the evening news bulletin.

Along with celebrity gossip and movie news, the short bulletin will also include fashion updates and beauty tips.

Jenny assuresaid the slot will give a "fresh" take on presenting showbiz news.

"The entertainment arena is quite a crowded one, so it is important that we offer a fresh approach," she said.