A quasi-Londoner from New York
Journalistic track-record includes:
Cub reporter, Darlington & Stockton Times and The Northern Echo. Newsnight BBC2. Radio 4 programmes, primarily The World At One; Today; PM, the Sunday programme, and most-fondly, Broadcasting House. Reporting for the Food Programme, Excess Baggage and documentary presentation work. I won a national documentary award for US election coverage in the autumn of 2007.
Americas reporter for the BBC World Service; BBC News Online regular contributor. Pre-9/11, Channel 4 News programme producer, London.
Contributor to GQ UK; the Daily Telegraph; Guardian Unlimited (US election coverage 2004) The Observer.
I took a First in Modern History from New College Oxford, a long time ago.
travel, food, choral singing, politics, culture, drink, faith and the lack of it; art, film. the usual.