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Mel Barham

Correspondent and Presenter, ITV Granada

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Mel joined ITV in 2007. She helped the Granada team win a Bafta in 2013 for their coverage of Hillsborough, and was part of the team nominated for a Bafta the following year for the trial of Lee Rigby.

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