My work


I’ve been a journalist on newspapers and magazines for a quarter of a century. I specialise in business, the arts and travel.


Since 2001 I’ve been a freelance subeditor/copy editor on titles as diverse as Tatler, CNBC Business, Marketing Week and Funds Europe.


With the US release of George Orwell on Screen, I’m now an internationally published author.

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Metropolis vs Smallville

Just back from Hartlepool Town Hall Theatre, where for the princely sum of £3 I got to see Superman in all […]

All mouth and no fingers

This blog post is quite a departure for me, because I’m dictating it. It’s the first day of the UK […]

A rival for Biggles

The other day, in an Oxfam shop in Newcastle upon Tyne, I spotted an old book that amused me. You’d […]

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