Bob Satchwell

Executive Director, Society of Editors


Bob Satchwell has been the executive director of the Society of Editors since its foundation in 1999. He campaigns on a wide range of issues that affect all sectors of the media, freedom of expression and the public’s right to know. A former Journalist of the Year, he was associate editor of the Lancashire Evening Post, assistant editor of the News of the World and an award-winning editor of the Cambridge Evening News.

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