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Editor of Channel 4 News.

'A wonderful man' - Graham Heslop remembered — Graham was a wonderful man: fun, compassionate, a brilliant cameraman and editor because he was a brilliant, instinctive journalist, a wonderful caring father and the stable anchor of every team. Like all our cameramen and women he worked his guts out, took enormous but calculated risks because he believed in what he was doing, and never stopped until the job was done.

The road to Qunu: a journey to Mandela's resting place — Following the Johannesburg memorial service and three days lying in state, on Saturday the body of Nelson Mandela will travel to Mvezo by air, and then on to Qunu, his birthplace and ancestral home.

Sri Lanka, 'impossible journalism' and Channel 4 News — Today, Sri Lanka's President Mahinda Rajapaksa closed what has been a controversial Chogm summit. The final communique avoided any mention of human rights - one of the central principles of the Commonwealth - instead agreeing to cooperate on a number of issues, including poverty reduction, trade and youth affairs.

Sri Lanka, 'Corrupted Journalism' and Channel 4 News — In the media pack given to all arriving journalists at the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) being held in Sri Lanka next week is a 222 page book called " Corrupted Journalism". It is an out and out attack on Channel 4 and our journalism.
Apr 29, 2016

RT @Peston: Role of gov advisers is to "give spurious intellectual justification to secretary of state’s political prejudices"…N1AIZPZUvv

Apr 29, 2016

RT @TheMattWilstein: “You could make an entire rap song with just @realDonaldTrump quotes." - @blacktrump

Apr 28, 2016

@MikScarlet thank you very important we got it right that's very kind of you

Apr 27, 2016

RT @harry_horton: 13-year-old with replica gun show by Baltimore police - will survive says Police Commissioner…

Apr 27, 2016

@MaxSkyNews @MikScarlet @Channel4News you're right we apologise and will ensure we don't do that again hope you're well max regards Ben

Apr 27, 2016

RT @C4Ciaran: Paul Middup - Police Fed rep who blamed #Hillsborough on drunken "mob" - still refusing to answer questions today.

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