Alex is the longest-serving on-screen journalist on C4 News since the channel began. In more than 25 years he's covered over 20 wars; led major investigations and continues to front the programme from around the world.
His journalism has won several BAFTA and EMMY awards; two New York Film and TV Awards and in 2011/12 he was named TV Journalist of the Year by the Royal Television Society.
He's written two books about the 1991 Gulf War and a travelogue about cycling across India.
He has been External Examiner at Cardiff and currently Bournemouth Schools of Journalism and is Honorary Fellow in Journalism at Falmouth School of Journalism.
Tens of thousands of farms rely heavily on subsidies from the EU – and the more land you own, the more money you get.
Phasing out petrol and diesel cars. A town heated entirely by hydrogen. Enough offshore wind to power every home in the country. These are some of the grand ambitions in Boris Johnson’s new 10-point plan to turn the UK into a world leader in tackling climate change. But critics say the prime minister’s green revolution…
Has the nation’s favourite horticulturalist dug himself into a bit of a hole?
There is one area where Johnson and Biden share a common goal – tackling climate change. Next year the UK will host the vital United Nations’ COP 26 conference in Glasgow. Joe Biden has already pledged to take the United States back into the Paris Climate Accord – and turn his administration into a global leader.
We spoke to Conservative MP and former Cabinet Minister David Davis and asked him whether he agreed with the government’s approach.
Tributes have been paid to the James Bond star Sir Sean Connery – who’s died at the age of 90.
Professor Calum Semple is a member of the SAGE advisory group.
We’re joined by the Conservative MP, Tobias Ellwood.
Rescue teams are working through the night searching for survivors after a powerful earthquake hit Turkey and Greece, killing at least 14 people.
Senior civil servants involved in organising the event have told Channel 4 News that they are concerned about a possible conflict of interest at its heart.
Case rates in Newcastle are not far behind where they are in Tier 3 Liverpool.
Its supporters claim it will protect the UK’s farming industry after Britain leaves the European Union at the end of this year. But critics of the Agriculture Bill, which went back before Parliament today, say it could end up compromising food safety and animal welfare after Brexit unless key standards are enshrined in UK law.
We spoke to Catherine McBride, a Brexit-supporting free market economist, and farmer Judith Jacobs.
The government insists it will not sign any trade deal that would compromise UK food standards – imports of chlorinated chicken are illegal and will remain so.
Storm Alex brought almost a year’s average rainfall in less than 12 hours to the mountains just north of the French city of Nice.