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".
We have been talking to one Afghan refugee, now a doctor, about his experiences of working on the NHS frontlines.
The ultra-conservative judge Ebrahim Raisi has been declared the winner in Iran’s Presidential election. But key rivals were barred from standing, turnout was the lowest ever and millions of ballots were spoiled.
A toxic mix of power and sexual exploitation: the lead singer of alternative rock band Garbage, Shirley Manson, claims the music industry is riddled with sexism, misogyny and abuse.
But as people gathered, scientists were sounding the alarm about the threat from a third wave of infections.
The housing charity Shelter says hundreds of thousands of people are worried about being forced out of their rented homes as the ban on evictions during the pandemic in England comes to an end today.
MPs and ministers have congratulated Boris Johnson and Carrie Symonds, after they got married in a private ceremony in Westminster Cathedral. It’s understood the couple won’t be taking an immediate honeymoon – while Downing Street said they were planning a larger celebration with friends and family in the summer. It comes at the end of…
For almost 40 years Charlie Hanson has been one of the leading producers in British comedy and television. He’s made programmes for a wide range of broadcasters, including Channel 4.
One woman every week is coming forward to report their partner in the police is seriously abusing them or their children – more than 125 have come forward in the last two years, Channel 4 News can reveal. Every woman we spoke to said police failed to investigate their own.
When Arlo Parks released her debut single she was still at school. Two years later and she’s up for three Brit awards and will perform at the ceremony in front of four thousand people on Tuesday.
Four astronauts have made it safely back to Earth in a capsule made by Elon Musk’s SpaceX.
The new Policing Bill prompted demonstrations in several cities.
This was the year of the socially distanced Oscars, when the stars were vaccinated, tested, tested again. Most were kitted out with masks to match their designer outfits.
Hong Kong media tycoon Jimmy Lai has been sentenced to 14 months in jail for his role in the mass pro-democracy demonstrations which swept the territory in 2019.
For most of us, an invasion of rats is the stuff of nightmares, but now the invasion of the rodents has become a grim reality.
History was made at the Baftas last night after Chloe Zhao became the first woman of colour to be named best director, her film Nomadland emerging as the big winner of the night’s awards.