Stephen Robert Dixon: Questions & Answers

HomeQ and AStephen Robert Dixon

Name?
Stephen Robert Dixon.

Age?
29.

Where are you from?
Newton in Furness, Cumbria.

How did you get started in Broadcasting?
Hospital radio as a teenager then degree in broadcast journalism.

When was that?
Degree started in 1992.

Where else would have viewers seen or heard you before?
Trent fm/Ram fm/ITN morning news/ ITN world news/ NBC Superchannel/ Big Breakfast news/Five news/Simply Money.

What would like to do before your career ends?
Just keep working on screen!.

What do you like to do in your spare time?
Lots of gym work and lots of socialising in west end.

What advice would you give to anyone that would like to get into the broadcasting world?
Never give up.

A big thanks to Steve for taking part.

Last updated: Thursday 9 October 2008

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