Presenter, LBC & Former Presenter of PM, BBC Radio 4
Born 1965. I grew up in Dundee and was educated at two state schools. At 17 I joined the local radio station where I learned about the medium. Joined the BBC in Glasgow in 1987 as a sub-editor, and moved into radio and TV presentation. Have worked on a variety of news and current affairs shows in Scotland and London. Helped launch Radio 5 Live, the BBC World Service programme “The World” and others. Now present PM and iPM on BBC Radio 4 as well as writing regularly for Radio Times.
Chairman, Ofcom & Former Chairman of Channel 4 & Santander
Founder, The King of Shaves Company Ltd
Children's TV Presenter, CBBC
Peer & Former Cabinet Minister
Professor of Journalism
Senior Adviser Welsh Affairs for Severn Trent Water and Former Director, BT Wales