Clare Fallon is the North of England Correspondent for Channel 4 News.
Clare joined Channel 4 News in 2018 having spent almost two decades covering some of the biggest stories in the North of England for both television and radio news.
Most recently she was Social Affairs Correspondent for the BBC in the North West, where she covered the bomb attack at Manchester Arena in which 22 people were killed.
Clare was also responsible for a series of exclusive reports exposing the failings in the response to the death of Cumbria toddler, Poppi Worthington. Her work on the story was mentioned in the House of Commons.
Having previously worked for Sky News and ITV Granada, she covered the riots in Manchester and Liverpool in 2011 and worked extensively on the Rochdale grooming case, for which she won a Royal Television Society award.
Labour’s night wasn’t quite as bad as the Conservatives’, but they still lost seats pretty heavily, with particularly worrying results for them in what would normally be considered strongholds in the north.
Leeds has seen a reduction in the rate of overweight younger children – a first in the UK.
Inequality in Britain is now “entrenched from birth to work”.
Brexit has led to a mixture of anger and apathy, with some saying they’ll never vote again.
It has emerged that a dispute between the Fire Brigades Union and employers at the Fire and Rescue Service, means that terrorism response teams are no longer in operation in Greater Manchester.
A police force, probation service and police watchdog have been accused of a ‘systematic cover up’ over a man’s murder. Speaking in the Commons – the Wrexham MP Ian Lucas has revealed mistakes he believes were made in the lead-up to the death of Nicholas Churton, two years ago. Earlier this week we reported on…
The match commander at the time of the Hillsborough disaster, David Duckenfield, could now face a retrial, after a jury failed to reach a verdict on charges against him.
For the people who were forced out, the campaign to return home has been painful and long drawn out – with the British government fighting every step of the way.
Zimbabwean citizen Marian Machekanyanga says she lives in fear of being sent back from her life in Sheffield to the country she left sixteen years ago in search of asylum, after she exposed government corruption under President Mugabe.
One of the three Tories to quit was the former Business Minister Anna Soubry.
One of the MPs in the new breakaway group, Luciana Berger appeared on the programme, and spoke about facing a torrent of online abuse and anti-Semitism.
The footballing world has been paying tribute to England’s World Cup-winning goalkeeper Gordon Banks, who has died at the age of 81.
Detectives in Hull have been given more time to question a 24-year-old man on suspicion of abducting the missing student Libby Squire.
Nissan has told the government the UK must come together and resolve the question of how we plan to trade with the European Union in future. The Business Secretary, Greg Clark, said that advice should be listened to as he confirmed that the Japanese car giant has abandoned plans to build the X trail model…
The number of rough sleepers has risen in almost every major city across England, especially across the Midlands and the North.