Where are you from?
How did you get started in broadcasting?
Community Radio – Radio Thamesmead South East London, executive in charge of the photocopier.
When was that?
Why News broadcasting?
No two days at work are the same!
Where else would have viewers seen or heard you before?
What is your Best on-air moment?
What is your Worst on-air moment?
What would you like to do before your career ends?
Work in Ireland.
What do you like to do in your spare time?
That’s really a question for my 20 month old son…….
What advice would you give to anyone that would like to get into the broadcasting world?
Be prepared to work for nothing at first…..and then for slightly more than nothing later on.
A big thanks to Paul for taking part.
Name Matt Cooke Age? 28 Where are you from? Originally Kingston-upon-Thames, but I grew up in Guildford, Surrey How did you get started in Broadcasting? During University, I wrote for student newspapers and websites, and contributed to The Guardian Newspaper.... Read more
Name? Anthony Murnane, deputy foreign editor and newscaster RTE. Age 40 Where are you from? Originally Greystones in Co. Wicklow but currently live in south Dublin. How did you get started in Broadcasting? I began writing for local newspapers and... Read more
Name? Ian Fergusson, BBC Weather Presenter Age? 44 Where are you from? Stockton-on-Tees, (which was then in!) Co. Durham How did you get started in Broadcasting? As a biologist studying sharks, I made contacts within the BBC’s Natural History Unit... Read more
Name? Caroline Wyatt Age? 38 Where are you from? Born in Darlinghurst, Australia but am British (it’s a long story!) How did you get started in broadcasting? I was very lucky – I joined the BBC as a news trainee... Read more