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  • Waad al-Kateab is an award-winning film-maker. And she is in grave danger

    For a year, Waad al-Kateab has exposed the horrors of Aleppo. Now she is trapped there. We can only hope Syrian forces treat her and her fellow citizens properly, writes Channel 4 News Editor Ben De Pear.

  • Published on 30 Nov 2016

    Rescue workers claim that at least another 45 people have been killed today as the bombardment of east Aleppo by regime forces intensified. With the United Nations Security Council meeting to discuss their plight, around 50,000 people are now reported to have fled their homes in the east of the city in the last 72…

  • Published on 2 Dec 2016

    Labour’s Shadow Home Secretary, Diane Abbott, and the Conservative chairman of the foreign affairs select committee, Crispin Blunt, who supported Brexit.

  • Comedian and journalist Ava Vidal, who wants the UK to remain in Europe, baby Mimi, whose political views are unknown, and Ella Whelan, the assistant editor of Spiked, who wants us to get on with Brexit..

  • Within the last hour, a memorial stone has been unveiled in Westminster Abbey, remembering the poet Philip Larkin. Others in Poets’ Corner have not had to wait so long. So did what we’ve learnt over the years about his racism and misogyny count against him?

  • Interview with David Mellor, who, among his many jobs in government in the 1980s and 90s, was National Heritage Secretary, with responsibility for sport.

  • Donald Trump last night kicked off what he is calling his “thank you tour” – taking a bow following his victory in the election.

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  • He must have thought that he wasn’t taking much of a risk in resigning as Conservative MP for Richmond Park and standing as an independent to win it back. But Zac Goldsmith reckoned without the by-election pedigree of the Liberal Democrats – and the Brexit backlash.

  • Footballers who have spoken out to reveal allegations of child abuse by coaches have told Channel 4 News they are forming a Trust to help other potential victims. Former players Andy Woodward, Steve Walters and Chris Unsworth want the “Offside Trust” to support players who are victims of child abuse, along with their families. All…

  • It’s that time of year: when the decorations go up in the high street – and the fares go up on the railway lines. This year’s rise of  2.3 per cent, taking effect on January the 2nd, will be the highest for three years.

  • Interview with Nick Clegg, former Lib Dem leader and current spokesman on Europe.

  • After another week of hell in Aleppo, the last 24 hours has seen a lull in the fighting and bombing. It’s given US and Russian diplomats a chance to come together for talks at a summit in Rome.

  • If Richmond is a Remain stronghold, Romford, on the other side of the capital, was very much part of the Leave tide in June.

  • Zac sacked – Goldsmith defeated in Richmond by a novice Liberal Democrat in a Brexit backlash.

  • Published on 1 Dec 2016

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  • Fleabag the character is a dry-witted, young woman who freely explores often taboo subjects. It started life in the theatre, then received critical acclaim as a tv series. The writer and main character Pheobe Waller-Bridge has gone back to Fleabag’s roots and is performing it again as a one woman show.