Where are you from?
How did you get started in Broadcasting?
Work experience with local TV.
When was that?
Many years ago! probably 1995.
Why News Broadcasting?
I was hooked from an early age.
Where else would have viewers seen or heard you before?
5 News, Sky News, Dot TV, the ITV News Channel.
What is your Best on-air moment?
Eating a Chinese New Year Banquet – eating and working at the same time – perfect.
What is your Worst on-air moment?
Losing it when the latest Christmas kiddie gadget – Tigger – started doing somersaults on the desk while I was on air with the News Channel.
What would you like to do before your career ends?
What do you like to do in your spare time?
What advice would you give to anyone that would like to get into the broadcasting world?
Listen carefully to advice, but consider don’t lose sight of your own objectives. Don’t let them get you down.
A big thanks to Sasha for taking part.
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