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
General Election 2015: Chuka Umunna on the benefits of immigration, humility – and his leader Ed Miliband
The sickening truth about food banks that the Tories don't want you to know
Migrant boat disaster: Ukip candidate mocks victims in sickening Twitter post
Nigel Farage wants the BBC to stop making programmes like Doctor Who, Strictly Come Dancing, and Top Gear
Global warming: Scientists say temperatures could rise by 6C by 2100 and call for action ahead of UN meeting in Paris
General Election 2015: Britain would become a 'communist dictatorship' under Ed Miliband and Nicola Sturgeon, claims wife of Michael Gove
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- 2 Migrant crisis: Greek soldier saved 20 people singlehandedly off Rhodes beach
- 3 Sofyen Belamouadden murder: The inside story of a crime that horrified Britain
- 4 Company breaks open Apple Watch to discover what it says is 'planned obsolescence'
- 5 UK weather: Britain braced for snow to replace sun as arctic air mass moves in