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Channel 4 News has unveiled its new app for Apple TV — making it the third major UK media outlet on the platform, along with BBC iPlayer and Sky. The app, which has been launched in time for Christmas, provides both a showcase for the… Read more

Jeremy Paxman and David Mitchell will front Channel 4’s Alternative Election Night on Thursday 7th May 2015. They’ll be joined by a host of guests in the studio and around the country with their take on the unfolding story. Richard Osman will be on hand… Read more

Channel 4 News has appointed Helia Ebrahimi as its new Business Correspondent. She is joining Channel 4 News from CNBC in her role as UK Business Editor covering economics, politics and corporate news for the network’s flagship show Squawk Box. In this role Helia will… Read more

The Royal Television Society – Britain’s leading forum for television and related media – has announced the nominations for the RTS Television Journalism Awards 2013/2014. The awards, for news and current affairs, recognise creative and excellent journalism by organisations whose broadcasts are received in the… Read more

Siobhan Kennedy has been appointed the business editor of Channel 4 News. She has been the programme’s business correspondent for six years and takes up the post immediately. Siobhan’s new remit involves comprehensive reporting of every aspect of business including investigations, features and analysis of… Read more

Channel 4 News has appointed Jon Laurence as the new Digital Editor. Laurence is joining the award-winning programme from the Telegraph Media Group where he is currently Head of Planning. He will lead the programme’s specialist online team, prioritise a 16-34 audience demographic and create… Read more

Jeremy Paxman will front Channel 4’s 2015 general election night coverage. In 2010 Channel 4 won critical-acclaim and impressive ratings for its coverage of the General Election (“The Alternative Election Night”). Broadcast live, it attracted a 10.4% audience share – and outperformed ITV1’s coverage. The… Read more

Below is a video of Jon Snow ‘freestylin’ in the BBC foyer following an interview with Jeremy Paxman. Paxman, who is now 64-years-old, will host his final Newsnight programme tonight as he steps down from the show after 25 years. Ian Katz, Editor of Newsnight,… Read more

Specialist Journalist of the Year Channel 4 News’ Michael Crick has won the award for Specialist Journalist of the Year 2012/2013 Accepting the award, Crick said: “Thanks to Channel 4 for lifting me from Newsnight and proving there is life after death” Big up @MichaelLCrick… Read more

Daily News Programme of the Year Channel 4 News wins RTS Daily News Programme of the Year, seeing off ITV News at Ten and Channel 5 News. Yippee! Royal Television Society Daily News Programme of the Year award: ITN Channel 4 News — Michael Crick… Read more

The Independent Award Dispatches picks up yet another RTS Award.. This time The Independent Award 2012/2013 for ‘Plebs, Lies & Videotape’

Current Affairs – Home and Current Affairs – International Channel 4’s Dispatches has won the Current Affairs – Home RTS award for ‘The Hunt for Britain’s Sex Gangs’ from True Vision. Panorama’s ‘Broken’ and ‘Hillsborough: How They Buried The Truth’ were also nominated for the… Read more

..And the awards just keep coming for Channel 4 News… Jon Snow has been named RTS National Presenter of the Year 2011/2012 beating Sky’s Jeremy Thompson and BBC’s Jon Sopel. Did I mention Jon Snow won presenter of the year? #C4news #RTS pic.twitter.com/oDEqhDLIHb — Krishnan… Read more

Massive Congratulations to @alextomo for winning Journalist of the Year at #RTSTVJ. Well deserved! — Jamal Osman (@JamalMOsman) February 20, 2013 And @alextomo wins rts journalist of the year #c4news pic.twitter.com/A1sTkuswY1 — Krishnan Guru-Murthy (@krishgm) February 20, 2013

The RTS Daily News Programme of the Year 2011/2012 goes to…. Channel 4 News. Are you all up on stage @Channel4News? pic.twitter.com/NbdsoXgaIw — RTS (@RTS_media) February 20, 2013 #RTSAwards More people on stage from C4News than usually watch… — Alastair Stewart (@alstewitn) February 20, 2013… Read more

The Independent Award goes to ITN for Channel 4 News for Horror of Homs. Well done @ManiJournalist and @millerC4 for retaining the Indy Award and keeping within the @Channel4News family. #RTSTVJ. — Jamal Osman (@JamalMOsman) February 20, 2013

ITN for Channel 4 News has won the Innovative News award for No Go Britain. Sky News’ 50 States: 50 Voices and BBC’s The Olympic Torch Relay were also nominated for this award. Particularly proud of @annadoble and the whole from @itn for winning innovative… Read more

Ciaran Jenkins of Channel 4 News has been named RTS Young Journalist of the Year. Mark Lowen of BBC News and Sky’s Political correspondent Sophy Ridge were also nominated for the award. Lovely moment at the #RTSTVJ awards – Ciaran Jenkins gets a heartfelt round… Read more

Former Sun editor [[Kelvin MacKenzie]] declined to answer questions from Channel 4 News reporter [[Alex Thomson]] on his record over the paper’s coverage of the Hillsborough football tragedy. The Sun has long been boycotted in Liverpool for blaming fans for the events that led to… Read more

ITN has today announced that Ben de Pear will become the new Editor of Channel 4 News. Ben, who joined Channel 4 News in 2005, is replacing Jim Gray, who left in June after editing the programme for 14 years. de Pear joined C4 News… Read more

Channel 4 News moved into their newly revamped studio tonight. The news team has spent the last month presenting from a temporary studio at ITN headquarters, while the main studio was gutted and refitted. The studio has been fitted with two brand new video walls… Read more

From tonight, Channel Four news will broadcast from a virtual studio. The usual news studio is undergoing a refurbishment at the moment and should be ready sometime in November.

— BBC weather forecaster, Liam Dutton is to join Channel 4 News, presenting a weather forecast five nights a week. Liam Dutton says: “I can’t wait to be part of Channel 4 News’ history as the programme’s first weather presenter. With weather so frequently making… Read more

BBC Newsnight’s [[Michael Crick]] is to leave the corporation to take up a role at Channel 4 News. He will become Political Correspondent, taking the role vacated by Cathy Newman – who is to become a regular presenter alongside Jon and Krishnan. Crick was a… Read more

Samira Ahmed, Channel 4 News presenter and correspondent, is to leave the broadcaster.
Ahmed will leave at the end of June and take up freelance work with The BBC including presenting on Radio 4.

Matt Frei, BBC’s Washington correspondent, is joining Channel 4 News. Matt, who currently hosts BBC World America, will continue as Washington correspondent for Channel 4 News. Sarah Smith will return to London. Matt Frei said: “I’ve always respected the journalism at Channel 4 News –… Read more

Channel 4 will host a debate between the Chancellor and shadow Chancellors on the economy, 5 days after the Budget Report. Alistair Daring, George Osborne and Vince Cable will take part in an hour long debate in front of an invited audience of 200. Channel… Read more

Channel 4 is axing News at Noon and More4 News at the end of the year. The cost-cutting move will lead to the lost of up to 20 jobs. Channel 4 News’ Technology correspondent, Benjamin Cohen broke the news just before 2pm on twitter saying… Read more

Channel 4 News is set to revamp its bulletins, according to reports. The changes are likely to be lighting, Graphics and furniture. The main theme tune will remain the same. Presenters, Jon Snow and Krishnan Guru-Murthy will continue in thier current roles. A Channel 4… Read more

Kylie Morris is to be the new face of More4 News. Morris, who joined Channel 4 News last year as its Asia Correspondent will replace Sarah Smith who was recently appointed as Washington Correspondent. Morris joined Channel 4 from the BBC where she spent six… Read more

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