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.
Sephton Henry, a former young offender who now works with the charity Gangsline, and Dr Heidi Hales, who is an adolescent psychiatrist, discuss the youth justice system.
The ferocious storm slammed into southern China this morning, battering the region with torrential rain and hundred mile an hour winds.
The House with a Clock in Its Walls, a fantasy horror tale, stars Cate Blanchett and Jack Black. But away from the fiction, has Hollywood itself begun to change, almost a year after the Harvey Weinstein scandal emerged?
Lord Falconer, who served in Tony Blair’s cabinet until being appointed the country’s first justice secretary in 2007, Mark Fairhurst, national chairman of the Prisoners Officers’ Association, and Juliet Lyon, director of the Prison Reform Trust, discuss the state of prisons.
Labour MP Wes Streeting discusses Peter Willsman’s re-election to Labour’s National Executive Committee.
Home Office Minister Victoria Atkins says her message to tech companies on online child abuse is: “This is the last chance saloon, you’ve got to up your game.”
She found fame playing a country singer in the US television series Nashville. Now, with the sixth and final season over, Australian actor Clare Bowen is releasing a solo album that’s been over five years in the making.
Children’s Commissioner Anne Longfield, mental health campaigner Natasha Devon and Leah Auty, who began self-harming as a teenager before seeking help with the counselling service Harmless, discuss the findings of the Good Childhood Report.
Next week an inquest takes place in Belfast 47 years after what’s become known as the Ballymurphy Massacre. The British Military has always maintained that the paratroopers were fired on first by IRA gunmen but a new film out this week, ‘The Ballymurphy Precedent’, suggests otherwise.
The husband of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe has been speaking about the decision of the Iranian authorities to order her to return to jail. She spent the weekend with her four-year-old daughter Gabrielle after being allowed out of jail for three days. The charity worker has spent nearly two-and-half years in Evin prison in Tehran after being accused of spying.
Police and Crime Commissioners have written to the Home Secretary warning that a no-deal Brexit could pose a substantial risk to public safety. Their letter warns that officers could face a “significant loss of operational capacity” if Britain crashes out of the EU next March without a deal. It also urged the Home Office to…
Drug use may be going down amongst young people, but overall drug-related deaths last year rose to the highest levels since records began. Legal and illegal drug use was linked to almost 4000 fatalities in 2017 – accidental overdoses accounting for two thirds of that figure.
Jeremy Corbyn has apologised for the hurt caused to Jewish people by anti-Semitism in the Labour party. His video message came after deputy leader Tom Watson warned that Labour risked falling into a “vortex of eternal shame” unless it took action without delay. There’s been a mixed response to Mr Corbyn’s statement – with one…
If you think it’s been a bit too hot here spare a thought for the rest of Europe where temperatures are soaring to potentially record levels – as high as 48 celsius. Eight places across Portugal have seen the mercury reach near record highs, peaking at around 47 degrees in one region. Heat warnings have…
Leading horticulturalist Richard Barley discusses whether we must all now adapt to higher temperatures.