How UK’s first black TV reporter blazed trail – even interviewing Saddam Hussein

Her big interviews and showbiz friends are as striking as Barbara Blake Hannah’s incredible career. Harold Wilson, Fidel Castro, Saddam Hussein, Michael Caine and Sammy Davis Junior were among the stellar names to get a grilling by the journalist who was friendly with Lord Lichfield and worked with former This Is Your Life presenter Eamonn […]

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Mum of tragic girl, 12, says her life was blighted by bullies before her death

The mother of a tragic 12-year-old schoolgirl says her daughter’s life was blighted by bullies before her death. Charley Patterson was found dead on October 1 after months of suffering serious mental health problems, which her family believe were linked to the severe bullying they say she suffered at school. Mum Jay Patterson, from Northumberland, […]

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