‘The risk of #Brexit happening without a ratified deal still exists’ Phil Hogan 

European Commissioner for Trade, Phil Hogan Speaking at his first event in Ireland as the European Commissioner for Trade (6 December), Phil Hogan addressed what he described as the ‘seemingly endless’ question of Brexit, as well as other pressing trade issues.   Hogan is hoping that next week’s UK general election will provide clarity and […]

Man guilty of sex attacks on women and children – Channel 4 News

It took the jury foreman seven-and-a-half minutes to deliver the verdicts. Serial sex attacker Joseph McCann was guilty of 37 charges. His youngest victim was just 11 years old. McCann kidnapped, assaulted and raped women and children in terrifying attacks across England over a two week period. But 34-year-old McCann was released in error without […]

Teen accused of Jaden Moodie murder carried knife “for safety” – Channel 4 News

This report  contains some distressing images. A teenager accused of the murder of 14-year-old Jaden Moodie has told his trial that he carried a knife for “safety” but has denied ever using it. Nineteen-year-old Ayoub Majdouline is one of five young men who allegedly drove around Leyton in east London on January the 8th, looking for […]

Father of London Bridge victim says son’s death must not promote “agenda of hate” – Channel 4 News

“If Jack could comment on his death – he would be livid… his death, and his life, being used to perpetuate an agenda of hate that he gave his everything, fighting against”. Impassioned words from the father of Jack Merritt – one of the two people killed in the London Bridge terror attack – as […]

The Channel 4 News Climate Debate – Channel 4 News

Channel 4 News hosts the first ever leaders’ debate on the climate crisis. Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn, Scotland’s First Minister and SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon, Lib Dem leader Jo Swinson, the Green Party’s co-leader Sian Berry and Plaid Cymru leader Adam Price will all be in the studio. Boris Johnson and Nigel Farage did not […]

LGBT children forced into homelessness by fear of persecution in their own homes – Channel 4 News

Imagine growing up with the threat of violence, attacks – and forced marriage. And this from your own parents. A new survey has found more than a quarter of people in the UK say they wouldn’t be proud to have an LGBT child – and shockingly more than one in ten claim they wouldn’t be […]

Brexit Party targets immigration in election ‘contract’ – Channel 4 News

As Nigel Farage held his little blue book of policies aloft, he promised a “political revolution that puts ordinary people first”. His ‘Contract with the People’ says the Brexit Party will get what it calls a “clean break Brexit”. Other proposals include a cap of 50,000 on the number of immigrants allowed into the UK […]