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.
Financial Secretary to the Treasury, Mel Stride, and Shadow Chancellor, John McDonnell, discuss the budget.
The Man Booker prize judges were “unanimous” in their choice of winner, describing Milkman by Belfast-born Anna Burns as “incredibly original”. It was finished years before the MeToo movement, or concerns about the future of Northern Ireland, post-Brexit, yet it’s narrated by a young woman aggressively harassed by an older man, set against a backdrop…
Moscow’s Ambassador to the UK has been speaking to the press for the first time since the investigative website Bellingcat unmasked what they say are the two men suspected of carrying out the Salisbury poisoning. Russia insists they are Alexander Petrov and Ruslan Boshirov, tourists intent on seeing Salisbury’s famous cathedral with its wonderful spire. But Bellingcat published documents this week identifying…
One person who’s got to know Arron Banks reasonably well is Russia’s ambassador to the UK. Alexander Yakovenko has met the Brexit backer several times. So at one of his regular press conferences today I asked him why he was so keen to help Mr Banks.
He was jailed for 18 years for a crime he didn’t commit, only to be convicted of another one a few years later. Making a Murderer, the story of Steven Avery’s criminal life, has gripped millions around the world and won numerous awards. We’ve been speaking to the filmmakers.
Nearly a million reported crimes are not being investigated fully by the police, according to new figures obtained by Channel 4’s Dispatches programme.
We speak to Ben Humberstone from the Office for National Statistics, Matt Downie, policy director for Crisis, and David Tovey, who used to be homeless and is a campaigner and founder of the One Festival of Homeless Arts.
He’s the Israeli historian best known as the author of “Sapiens”, which looked at the evolution of humankind – and now Yuval Harari has published “21 Lessons for the 21st Century,” a book warning us how to harness the greatest global revolution to date: the rise of artificial intelligence. Cathy Newman went to meet him…
Michael Avenatti is the lawyer representing Julia Swetnick, one of the women accusing Judge Brett Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct.
It’s a heartbreaking story: a young teenager died after eating a sandwich containing sesame seeds, an ingredient to which she knew she had a severe allergy. But the sandwich had no label advising her of its full contents.
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.