The Centre for Investigative Journalism
The Centre for Investigative Journalism

Claire Newell

Claire Newell is the Telegraph‘s Investigations Editor. Since joining the paper, she has exposed greed and corruption in English football, “Politicians for Hire” and Britain’s #MeToo scandal.  Her team’s revelations about English football won digital scoop of the year at the Press Awards 2010 and she has been shortlisted for several Paul Foot Awards.  Her work has prompted parliamentary inquiries, police investigations and numerous resignations.


Summer Conference Event
 — Talk

Top-Shopped: Investigating Sir Philip Green

In this talk you will hear about the hard-hitting investigation the speaker co-authored for the Telegraph: uncovering the behaviour of businessman Sir Philip Green. You will hear how the investigation began and evolved, the role of whistleblowers, and about the injunction that almost shut it down.
Investigations Editor at Telegraph