Cathy Newman joined Channel 4 News in January 2006. Cathy Newman presents Channel 4 News.
She spent over a decade in Fleet Street, latterly with the Financial Times. Since joining Channel 4 News in 2006 she has broadcast a string of investigations and scoops, including harassment allegations against the Liberal Democrat peer Lord Rennard. She also writes about politics for the Telegraph.
Theresa May has claimed that Scotland will leave the EU whether or not it becomes an independent nation, insisting it was important for the UK to come together as a country. But a new poll suggests unity is not what many Scots want, either with Britain, or even necessarily with the EU.
The journalist and broadcaster, Lesley Riddoch, and writer and activist Vonny Moyes, who both support Scottish independence. On the pro-Union side, former Labour MSP Graeme Pearson, who leads the pro-UK campaign group Scotland in Union, which launched today, and Stephen Daisley, who’s a columnist for The Scottish Daily Mail.
Scotland’s Cabinet Secretary for Culture and External Affairs, Fiona Hyslop.
Writer and musician Pat Kane, who is also working with the Scottish Independence Convention, and Times journalist and commentator Alex Massie.
“Do not define yourself solely by motherhood. Be a full person”. The writer Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s advice to her friend Ijeawele about how best to raise her daughter as a feminist.
Priya Guha, a former diplomat and now general manager at Rocket Space, which supports new tech businesses, and the writer, economist and director of the Centre for Labour and Social Studies, Faiza Shahee
This Wednesday will mark International Women’s Day and, ahead of this year’s event, supporters gathered in central London for a march organised by the charity Care International. One of its main speakers was the singer Annie Lennox.
Virtual reality has already transformed the gaming and leisure industries. Now a revolution is afoot in the world of art – not only as a way of experiencing artists’ creations, but giving viewers the chance to contribute to them. We’ve been looking into the strange new world of headsets, controllers and total immersion.
Another early morning Twitterstorm from the American president. This time, explosive claims that the Obama administration wire-tapped Trump’s phones during the election campaign. It comes in the middle of a growing scandal around the Trump administration’s contacts with Russian officials.
Former Prime Minister of Ukraine, Arseniy Yatsenyuk, on the relationship between the US and Russia.
John Woodcock, Poppi’s family’s local MP.
In the days following the Brexit vote, a team from the National Theatre interviewed hundreds of people across the country to find out why they voted the way they did.
Labour MP Jess Phillips, who’s been fairly outspoken about Jeremy Corbyn on numerous occasions. She’s now written a book, Everywoman, One Woman’s Truth about Speaking the Truth, about inequality, violence and internet trolling.
Conservative MP Chris Philp and Labour MP Rachel Reeves.
Labour’s Shadow Attorney General, Baroness Shami Chakrabarti.