Political Editor, Channel 4 News
Gary Gibbon has been Channel 4 News’ Political Editor since 2005. He gives his take on the latest news and gossip from the corridors of power in Westminster and beyond.
Gary has worked on five general elections for Channel 4 News. His interview with Peter Mandelson in 2001 triggered the Northern Ireland Secretary’s second resignation from the Cabinet.
In 2006, he won the Royal Television Society Home News Award with Jon Snow for the scoop on the Attorney General’s Legal Advice on Iraq. Gary won the Political Studies Association Broadcast Journalist of the Year award in 2008. For his coverage of the 2010 general election he won the 2010 Royal Television Society Specialist Broadcast Journalist award.
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