Minnie Stephenson is an award-winning correspondent for Channel 4 News covering culture stories in the UK and around the world.
Minnie joined the programme in 2018 having previously worked for 5 News & ITV News, her interests include the arts, women’s rights & identity politics.
Minnie has reported for Channel 4’s critically acclaimed current affairs programme Unreported World and on Channel 4 News’ Uncovered series on Facebook.
In 2019, Minnie and her team won the News & Currents Affairs Mind Award - for demonstrating a commitment to mental health reporting across the year.
The broadcaster has written for the Guardian, Huffington Post & Stylist. Minnie has hosted Pride in London and co-founded ITN’s first ever LGBTQ+ network.
This week Birmingham’s artistic institutions warned the city faces ‘cultural deprivation’, after the council announced massive funding cuts to the arts.
The mother of murdered student Libby Squire has told MPs that tougher sentences are needed for crimes such as indecent exposure, to stop potential rapists and killers.
The government says it is spending more on childcare than ever before. And it’s badly needed.
DJ Steve Wright, who presented programmes for BBC Radio 1 and Radio 2 and was for more than four decades, has died at the age of 69.
It’s a big night in the music world with the MOBO Awards, which celebrates music of Black origin, taking place in Sheffield. It’s the first time they’ve been held in the Steel City.
The Oscar-winning ’12 Years a Slave’ director Steve McQueen and his wife, historian Bianca Stigter, have brought Amsterdam’s Nazi history out of the shadows in their new film, ‘Occupied City’.
Critics are calling them the most exciting band in Britain. The Last Dinner Party have won fans, awards and critical acclaim and all before their debut album was even released. They’ve been compared to Queen, Kate Bush and Florence and the Machine, but there’s something very different about this dinner party set-up.
The Brit award-winning musician Tom Odell’s best known song Another Love has racked up more than a billion streams – and formed the soundtrack to countless social media videos, including many about Russia’s war in Ukraine. Now the British singer songwriter’s released his new album – Black Friday.
“We’re the conscience of the art world.”
“The Middle East is a tinderbox” the United Nations chief Antonio Gutteres warned today – amid mounting fears that the war in Gaza risks spreading the hostilities across the region.
Five senior members of Iran’s paramilitary Revolutionary Guard have been killed in an airstrike in the Syrian capital Damascus.
It’s a sci-fi film but you’ll recognise this story from cities across the UK where gentrification has forced low-income communities to leave the areas they once called home. ‘The Kitchen’ is directed by Oscar winner Daniel Kaluuya, who grew up on an estate in London where barely any of the old residents still live. Our…
Arts organisations across Suffolk are reeling after the County Council said budget cuts meant from next year it would stop all core funding to Suffolk’s art and museum sector. Campaigners say the impact of saving half a million pounds in this way will be outweighed by the social cost to disabled people and the elderly.…
The pioneering Radio 1 DJ Annie Nightingale has died at the age of 83 – as fellow stars paid tribute, calling her the “original trailblazer” for women in radio.
Jodie Comer is back and has teamed up with the award-winning British Director Mahalia Belo.