Andy Davies is a Home Affairs Correspondent for Channel 4 News covering Wales & the West of England.
In 2019 he was named TV Journalist of the Year by the Royal Television Society. This followed his reporting on the programme’s award-winning Cambridge Analytica investigation and ‘Out in the Cold’ homelessness series. His feature ‘Her Name was Lindy’ about a 32 year old rough sleeper who died in Cardiff was shortlisted for the Orwell Prize for Exposing Britain’s Social Evils.
Operating out of our Cardiff bureau, he has reported on some of the most high profile criminal cases in recent years (April Jones; Ian Watkins; Jo Yeates; Becky Watts) and previously broke several exclusives on the phone hacking scandal. He is the only journalist to have interviewed ex-police officer Bob Lambert about his hugely controversial double life in which he fathered a child while working undercover.
Before joining Channel 4 News, he was a reporter for BBC Panorama and BBC Northern Ireland.
In Wales, the government has again expressed its disappointment over the apparent collapse of a deal to deliver extra coronavirus testing capacity.
In Wales, there are growing questions over the apparent collapse of a deal to provide additional coronavirus testing capacity in the country.
Lockdown will continue for ‘weeks and weeks into the future’ – Welsh Health Minister Vaughan Gething
More than a hundred self-isolating NHS staff return to work in Wales after being tested
Letters will go out this week to the one and a half million most vulnerable people who are being told to self isolate for the next twelve weeks at least. And along with that – coordinated efforts by local authorities across the UK to support those who won’t be able to leave their homes –…
With social distancing and self-isolating becoming the new normal, businesses are trying to adapt under huge pressure.
The extraordinary mobilisation of staff in one Welsh hospital – as they prepare mentally for impact of coronavirus
Across the UK, hospitals are desperately trying to increase capacity in their intensive care units to cope with patients requiring ventilation – the front line of the virus pandemic.
The first death of a patient with Coronavirus in Wales was confirmed this afternoon.
In Wales, a further six cases have been confirmed this afternoon – taking the total there to 25.
The broadcaster Sky has sent home staff at its Cardiff call centre after a worker there was diagnosed with coronavirus.
Boris Johnson has promised more detailed advice for older people and others who are vulnerable to coronavirus, when the UK moves onto the next stage of the plan.
Today Bristol was reverberating to shouts of ‘Greta, Greta’, as the 17-year-old Swedish activist Greta Thunberg gave a short but punchy speech to about 30,000 people.
For the communities left badly damaged by flooding – the struggle to rebuild has only just begun.
Prince Charles went to meet residents and businesses affected by the flooding in south Wales this afternoon.