Catherine is currently studying for an MA in Newspaper Journalism at City University. As well as The Independent, she has been published in the The Times, Evening Standard Magazine and Berkshire Media Group papers. She was previously Chief Editor of The Tab Norwich.
After a successful trial in Norwich, could breathalysers be coming to your favourite student night out?
13 January 2014 11:59 AM
A pilot scheme to test students' drunkenness at club doors could be about to spread to other parts of the country
22 December 2013 12:00 AM
From February, it will be illegal for them to be registered without professional insurance, which many cannot afford
Miranda Hart goes from outcast to castaway: Comedian reveals she is slowly coming to terms with her appearance on Desert Island Discs
22 December 2013 12:00 AM
Comedian Miranda Hart admits on Radio 4's Desert Island Discs today that part of her feels like an "outsider in the world of femininity". The 6ft 1in comedian with a face she describes as a "jellied horse" tells presenter Kirsty Young that she is slowly coming to terms with her appearance.
16 December 2013 03:39 PM
From Robin Thicke to Page 3, students have been in a banning sort of mood this year
15 December 2013 12:04 AM
Welfare cuts have sparked a dramatic increase in the number of eviction notices issued by landlords, a new survey reveals.
13 December 2013 01:23 PM
Passengers were left startled when they were presented with Christmas gifts they had asked for before boarding a flight
Scottish independence: English people overwhelmingly want Scotland to stay in the UK
Richard Dawkins on babies with Down Syndrome: 'Abort it and try again – it would be immoral to bring it into the world'
Isis threat: Cameron wants an alliance with Iran
Crisis? What crisis? A visiting US doctor gives the NHS a rave review
Michael Brown shooting: Chaos erupts on the streets of Ferguson after autopsy shows teenager was shot six times – twice in the head
Scottish Independence Referendum: Salmond described as 'arrogant, ambitious and dishonest' by Scottish women
- 1 Richard Dawkins on babies with Down Syndrome: 'Abort it and try again – it would be immoral to bring it into the world'
- 2 ALS ice bucket challenge co-founder Corey Griffin drowns, aged 27
- 3 James Foley beheading: Fox news presenter Megyn Kelly annoyed by Ferguson update during broadcast about murdered journalist
- 4 Kajieme Powell: Missouri police release video footage of second man killed by officers
- 5 Paul Scholes: Manchester United need five experienced players who can turn round a desperate situation