Ciaran Jenkins is the Scotland Correspondent for Channel 4 News.
He covers a wide range of stories, from home and social affairs to sport and technology. He has reported exclusively for Channel 4 News on international phone hacking scams and police racism.
Ciaran joined Channel 4 News in 2012 from the BBC, where he had specialised in politics and then education. During his time at the BBC he broke a series of exclusives on bogus academics and visa fraud, for which he won a number of awards.
With the Brexit deal now officially signed into law – is the future any clearer for Britons living abroad?
The Prime Minister has hailed a breakthrough in talks at Stormont as a “great step forwards for the people of Northern Ireland’.
Today marks three years since Northern Ireland had a functioning devolved government. Yet another round of talks to restore devolution at Stormont are now ongoing. But is there any more chance of a resolution this time?
Talks are continuing in Stormont, to try to restore power-sharing in Northern Ireland after three years with no devolved government.
In Edinburgh, the Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has been claiming a very different democratic mandate – as she set out her case for another independence vote, declaring it was ‘inevitable’ that a new referendum would be held.
Thousands of nurses in Northern Ireland are on a 12-hour strike demanding extra pay and better conditions. They say they’ve been forced to take unprecedented action because years of political paralysis have resulted in treatment waiting times lagging far behind the rest of the UK. Claiming that inadequate staffing levels are putting patients lives at…
Nicola Sturgeon has been setting out her plans for another independence referendum.
Scottish National Party leader Nicola Sturgeon has been speaking in Edinburgh – pledging to begin moves to enable a second independence referendum as soon as possible.
In Scotland, the Scottish National Party leader Nicola Sturgeon has been campaigning in Edinburgh with a direct attack on Boris Johnson, describing him as “the greatest danger to Scotland of any Tory Prime Minister in modern times”.
The Liberal Democrat leader Jo Swinson has been campaigning in Scotland today, warning of the threat of a second referendum on Scottish independence.
A member of the SNP’s conduct committee, who would be investigating allegations of anti-semitism against an election candidate, has resigned from the party tonight after this programme revealed allegedly anti-semitic comments she had posted herself – comments the SNP says are ‘entirely at odds with the ethos of this party.’
At a converted warehouse on the banks of the Clyde, Nicola Sturgeon launched the Scottish National Party’s election manifesto today with a pledge to stop Brexit.
In Edinburgh – perhaps more than anywhere, the general election is about far more than the next five years. The very future of the United Kingdom, let alone Britain’s place in the EU, is at stake.
The man in charge of planning for life after Brexit – Michael Gove – has been here in Scotland campaigning, but before he could address Brexit and independence, he had to answer questions about the Conservative party’s issues with public trust.
Jeremy Corbyn is questioned about Labour’s position on a second Scottish independence referendum.