Cathy Newman Books & Biography
Cathy is one of Channel 4 News' main studio presenters. She joined Channel 4 News as political correspondent in January 2006. Cathy's scoops have included the investigation into a British paedophile who abused vulnerable boys in Kenya and the arrest of David Cameron's most senior aide. She travelled with Angelina Jolie and the foreign secretary William Hague to the Congo as part of their campaign against sexual violence. She also presents other Channel 4 programmes including the recent Alternative Election Night with Jeremy Paxman and some Dispatches episodes and has appeared on Have I Got News For You and Christmas University Challenge. In 2000, Cathy won the prestigious Laurence Stern Fellowship, spending four months following in the footsteps of Woodward and Bernstein at the Washington Post.