Perhaps the most high profile departure of the year was BBC Look North's (Yorkshire) main presenter Christa Ackroyd, who left in dramatic circumstances back in the summer, after her disappearance from screen had mystified viewers for several weeks.
After lengthy stand-in stints from Nicola Rees and Charlotte Leeming, Christa's permanent replacement was announced as Amy Garcia, who after a long secondment with South Today followed by maternity leave, returned to Look North in November to join Harry Gration on the sofa.
Some of the biggest changes of 2013 have occured at ITV West Country. Main presenter Vanessa Cuddeford left for London...
Another significant departure from the Midlands in 2013 was Kate Fisher, who left her role as ITV Central's morning presenter to seek new challenges in the United States.
In Scotland, STV News saw two major departures as Juliet Dunlop left to go freelance...
...while sports presenter Caroline Henderson also said goodbye to STV.
In Northern Ireland, popular Newsline presenter Sarah Travers left the BBC after 17 years, and can now be seen hosting UTV's The Magazine...
Finally, BBC Channel Islands saw 'book end' departures in 2013, with Gwyn Garfield-Bennett leaving in January to pursue other interests...