Minnie Stephenson is an award-winning reporter for Channel 4 News covering domestic and international stories.
Minnie joined the programme in 2018 having previously worked for 5 News & ITV News, her interests include identity politics, social affairs and culture.
In 2019, Minnie and her team won the News & Currents Affairs Mind Award - for demonstrating a commitment to mental health reporting across the year.
Minnie regularly reports on Channel 4 News’ Uncovered series on Facebook, telling untold stories from around the world.
The broadcaster has written for the Guardian, Huffington Post & Stylist. Minnie presents Pride in London and co-founded ITN’s first ever LGBTQ+ network. In 2020, Minnie was named as one of the Guardian’s "100 visible lesbians".
The High Court has declared that teenagers under the age of 16 are unlikely to be mature enough to give informed consent to take puberty blockers for gender reassignment.
New footage of a Jimi Hendrix concert which took place in Hawaii, at the foot of a volcano, has just been released.
The latest official coronavirus figures show there have been another 19,609 new cases across the UK in the last 24 hours. A further 529 deaths have also been reported, taking the total to 53,274. It’s these kinds of figures which have created a huge dilemma for the government, determined not to be cast in the…
They just want to become mothers, but say they’re being discriminated against because of their sexuality. YouTube stars Megan and Whitney have launched a campaign demanding equal fertility treatment – after they were told they’d have to pay up to £30,000 to a private clinic before they could get any help from the NHS. Minnie…
The UK’s chief Brexit negotiator has said a trade deal with the European Union might not be agreed
Dominic Cummings was ordered to leave Downing Street after his relationship with Boris Johnson “fell off a cliff”, according to one former Cabinet Minister.
A small silvery depiction of a naked woman was designed to celebate the campaigner and feminist Mary Wollstonecraft. But as soon as the statue to the icon was unveiled today’s campaigners and feminists began to express their anger about why the “mother of feminism” was depicted as a nude figure. The 18th century philosopher, who…
On inauguration day, on 20 January, Kamala Harris will make history. She will become the first woman and the first person with Black and Asian heritage to become vice-president of the United States. She’s a woman who’s been breaking barriers throughout her career. But she’s also unafraid of making controversial decisions and has faced criticisms…
Today, the Judge said the Sun story was “substantially true”.
On Wednesday, the government defeated a Labour motion to provide school meal vouchers to the poorest pupils during school holidays in England.
The coronavirus crisis has made an already fragile social care system even worse, according to a new report by the Care Quality Commission.
Scotland’s hospitality minister has warned tonight that there’s no guarantee that pubs and restaurants which have been closed down as part of new covid restrictions across much of the country will be able to open again in two weeks time.
Political leaders across Northern England say the areas facing more stringent lockdowns need urgent financial support – or residents will face even more hardship over the winter.
Joe Fox was a homeless busker when a hip-hop legend bumped into him on a London street and offered him the chance to record on his new album that very night.
The entire US football team San Diego Loyal has walked off the pitch for the second time in a week after alleged homophobic abuse was aimed at one of their players.