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.
Jenson James Francis was pronounced dead just 40 minutes after he was born. Today, a coroner has concluded that systemic failures in the maternity unit at the Prince Charles Hospital in Merthyr Tydfil caused Jenson’s death.
Four members of the Welsh Assembly have today announced they’ve joined the Brexit Party.
It will be the biggest infrastructure decision ever taken by the Welsh government – whether to build a new stretch of motorway to bypass a notoriously jam-prone section of the M4 near Newport.
A police force has been fined nearly a quarter of a million pounds over health and safety breaches, relating to a belt which was used around the heads of people in custody.
The aerospace firm Bombardier has announced it’s selling its Northern Ireland operation – which employs up to 4,000 people across several sites.
An independent report has found serious failings in maternity services at two hospitals in South Wales.
She was a ‘journalist of courage, style and integrity’… ‘a writer drawn to subjects usually met with silence’… a ‘tremendous talent’.
Millions of people who voted for Brexit are furious that Britain didn’t leave the EU on March 29th – so what do they make of yet another delay? Our home affairs correspondent Andy Davies has returned to Pontypool in the south Wales valleys to ask voters about the latest deadline and what they think should…
Yesterday, voters in Newport West had the chance to give their verdict on parliament’s handling of the UK’s EU departure.
Some 145 miles from all the shenanigans in Westminster, it’s the final hours of campaigning for the candidates in the Newport West by-election. Whoever wins will be the first new MP in the seat since 1987. It was held by Labour veteran Paul Flynn until he died in February. This was, of course, a by-election due to be…
Now as many as 170 Tory MPs, thought to include several ministers, have signed a letter calling on Theresa May not to agree a long delay to Brexit, whether there’s a deal or not. Senior ministers are also reported to have urged the PM to “embrace no deal” – although Number 10 is still considering…
One of the organisations attending today’s march in central London was Fishing for Leave, a group that made headlines during the referendum when they sailed a pro-Brexit flotilla up the Thames. They say they represent fishermen opposed to the EU, but this programme has discovered that one of the main organisers of today’s protest, Aaron Brown, appears to have links to…
Andy Davies went to find out what voters in Jacob Rees-Mogg’s Somerset constituency make of the Brexit crisis.
“An existential threat”. That’s how the boss of the Environment Agency described the risks posed by climate change and population growth.
A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after the bodies of three men in their 80s were discovered in two houses in Exeter.