Channel 4 News Political Editor gives his take on the latest news and gossip from the corridors of power in Westminster and beyond.
Gary Gibbon has been Channel 4 News Political Editor since 2005. He gives his take on the latest news and gossip from the corridors of power in Westminster and beyond.
Gary has worked on four general elections for Channel 4 News. His interview with Peter Mandelson in 2001 triggered the Northern Ireland Secretary's second resignation from the Cabinet.
In 2006, he won the Royal Television Society Home News Award with Jon Snow for the scoop on the Attorney General's Legal Advice on Iraq. Gary also revealed details of Blair's pre-War meeting with George Bush n 2008 and won the Political Studies Association Broadcast Journalist of the Year award.
This afternoon the Commons approved the government’s new emergency Covid regulations that came into force this morning for England.
News of the changes to his team started to emerge this morning, overshadowing his deputy Angela Rayner as she made a speech on cleaning up politics.
Home Secretary Priti Patel has told MPs there is no quick fix to solve the migrant crisis in the English Channel.
In response to the tragic deaths in the English Channel, the prime minister held an emergency meeting of the Cobra committee in Whitehall.
Boris Johnson is facing a backbench rebellion over a change to his plans for social care in England.
Boris Johnson couldn’t escape the questions on sleaze today.
Boris Johnson has called for MPs to be banned from acting as paid political consultants or lobbyists in an attempt to draw a line under the political corruption scandal that’s been engulfing the Tory party.
Boris Johnson has said MPs who break Commons rules must be punished.
If MPs are not visible in their constituencies, they should expect to be judged by the electorate. That’s the warning from Downing Street, even though Boris Johnson hasn’t backed an outright ban on MPs having second jobs.
Labour has accused Boris Johnson of “running scared”, after he failed to attend today’s emergency commons debate on MPs’ standards.
The 120 world leaders who came to Glasgow in a fanfare of hope and big promises are now on their way home, after signing up to some aspirational agreements to halt the destruction of forests and slash methane emissions over the next decade.
Enough of burning and drilling and mining – we are digging our own graves: the warning from the UN chief on the first day of this summit could hardly have been starker.
Prince Charles has warned world leaders that the COP26 climate summit is the “last chance saloon” to save the planet from the effects of climate change.
Boris Johnson has warned world leaders that failure at the COP26 climate conference could push civilisation backwards into a new “dark age”.
Political Editor Gary Gibbon talks to Prime Minister Boris Johnson at the G20 summit in Rome, and asks him about the UK government’s plan to tackle climate change ahead of COP26.