While ministers wring their hands about the official definition of poverty, low-paid workers are embarrassed and isolated. Previously Cathy worked as Chief Political Correspondent for the Financial Times. As hundreds of thousands of students receive their A-level results, Social Affairs Editor Jackie Long blogs on how the world that students will be entering has changed in the last few decades. Path to the White House: Trump and Biden seek magic 270 electoral college votes, Biden will ‘create symbolism and appearance of normalcy’ says biographer, UK sees highest daily Covid deaths since early May, Businesses in England prepare to shut down for a month, Exam boards bear the brunt of the GCSE marking debacle. But what of the thousands of children whose parents cannot afford to put enough meals, of any quality, on the table? She joined the programme in 2011, following more than two decades at the BBC. 386.1k Followers, 999 Following, 2,695 Posts - See Instagram photos and videos from Jackie Long (@jackielong) Keep your little bookworms engaged outside of the classroom with our selection of the very best literary adaptations. Jackie Long met Tom, British father of one such girl, as he tried to rescue his daughter. Channel 4 News is also recruiting a Science Editor to complete the line-up. There will be an estimated 11,000 fewer university places this year. Schools face fresh strikes as early as this summer as teachers remain embroiled in a row with ministers over changes to pensions and pay, as Social Affairs Editor Jackie Long reports. By Jackie Long. A woman who claims she was sexually assaulted by a senior member of the royal family of the United Arab Emirates has told this programme she fled the country as soon as she could. We spoke to the Mayor of Liverpool Joe Anderson. The government has labelled the 20-year-old disability living allowance outdated, but its proposed replacement has not been widely welcomed. Cathy Newman Amongst Cathy’s many achievements as Channel 4 News Political Correspondent, last year, she forced Gordon Brown into an embarrassing House of Commons U-turn over his claims on Labour’s increase in defence spend. Record numbers of children in care facing poor outcomes, Robert Pattinson: teacher told me not to bother with drama GCSE. But do we really need any more information before introducing meaningful change? He will also join the presenting team and will present other programmes across the channel’s news and current affairs portfolio – including Dispatches. Matt joins us with an impressive track record at a time when the world’s news and the US view on it needs explaining like never before. She co-directed the Oscar-nominated documentary RBG about the life and work of Ruth Bader Ginsburg. © 2020 Independent Television News Limited. How we can stop children from sexually abusing other children, The unexpected costs of the ‘welfare revolution’, Families hit hard by scrapping of council tax benefits, Rubbish tips and mice: one mum’s story of the private rental sector, ‘We thought it was a flat for life. Dr Margaret Harris, from the World Health Organization, joined us from Geneva. A UN Committee say the Catholic church has proved itself neither capable nor willing to properly root out abuse. Jackie Long reports on how the ‘bedroom tax’ is affecting disabled people. Jackie Long Social Affairs Editor and Presenter at Channel 4 News London, England, United Kingdom 1 connection Newsnight correspondent Jackie Long will join the programme as Social Affairs Editor. Social Affairs Editor Jackie Long blogs on this year’s GCSE marking debacle, and who will get the blame. Assisted dying – a right or ‘murder by physician’? Rachel Reeves’ optimism and excitement are perhaps a little premature, even after today’s government defeat in parliament over reform of the spare room subsidy. Jacquie Walker is an award-winning anchor & reporter who has been inducted into the Buffalo Broadcasters’ Hall of Fame. Add a bio, trivia, and more. (2013) Channel 4 News Self - Presenter / Self - Social Affairs Editor / Self - Co-Presenter / Self - Home Affairs Editor / Self - Home Affairs Correspondent / Self - Reporter. Matt and Jackie are expected to join in the coming months. Jackie Long is Channel 4 News Social affairs editor and presenter. Most recently she was Correspondent at Newsnight, and she previously worked on The World at One, PM and Five Live. The growing number of hungry children in poverty Britain. 15 Jun 2012 Jackie Long The veteran Channel 4 host has confessed he thinks of sex every time he meets a woman. Krishnan and Jackie Long talk to people across the UK, while Jon Snow talks to shadow treasury minister Chris Leslie. It is hard to escape the conclusion that Shaun Wright is a man who takes a while to work out what is the best, the right thing to do. Jackie Long Jackie joins after more than two decades at the BBC where she has previously worked on The World at One, PM and Five Live. Liverpool is one of the places where new lockdown measures will come into force on Tuesday. And Jackie’s connection to modern Britain through her reporting in this area will be a great asset to us. Independent Television News Limited is registered in England and Wales under company number 548648. Earlier we spoke to David Wood, who was Director General of Immigration Enforcement at the Home Office under Theresa May, and asked whether he thought this was a good use of public money. Jackie Long has been appointed as Social Affairs Editor. Cathy has quickly established herself as a journalistic force to be reckoned with – she will have a chance to bring those skills to bear in the studio.