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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 broadcasting on local radio when…

Name? Alex Lovell Age? ‘Cuse me?! Where are you from? Born in Kent, grew up in North Yorkshire, moved to London for 13 years and am now trying to buy a house in North Somerset and stop moving! How did you get started in broadcasting?…

Name? Adam Boulton Age? 44 just. My birthday is 15th February. Where are you from? London but I was born in Reading! How did you get started in broadcasting? I had two strokes of luck. First I came back from doing a degree in America…

Name? Allen Sinclair Age? 37 Where are you from? Reading, Berkshire How did you get started in broadcasting? I spent six years on Hospital Radio Reading while working as a reporter on various newspapers, then when a job came up at BBC Radio Berkshire, I…

Name? Adnan Nawaz Age? 38 Where are you from? Born in Pakistan, brought up in the Phillipines, Italy and schooled in England – so from nowhere and everywhere! How did you get started in broadcasting? Worked as a sandwich maker, tea brewer and general dogsbody…

Name? Andrew Harding Age? 39 Where are you from? Surrey, I guess. But I’ve been an expat more or less full-time since the age of six. How did you get started in broadcasting? I got a broadcast diploma from City University, then decided to try…

Name? Alan Fisher Where are you from? Motherwell in Scotland How did you get started in broadcasting? Hospital radio when I was still at school but my first real job was at Moray Firth Radio in Inverness When was that? 1983 Why News broadcasting? I’ve…

Name? ANDREW NORTH Age? 37 Where are you from? UK How did you get started in broadcasting? RESEARCHER ON A BBC RADIO 4 PROGRAMME, THEN STARTED FREELANCING FOR BBC WORLD SERVICE When was that? 1995/96 Why News broadcasting? CURIOUS AND CONCERNED ABOUT THE WORLD AROUND…

Name? Alistair Bunkall Age? 26 Where are you from? London (via Dorset) How did you get started in broadcasting? After graduating from Bristol University, I did the City University postgraduate course. When was that? 2004 Why News broadcasting? Always changing, fast paced, exciting, challenging and…

Name? Andrew Winstanley Age? 35 Where are you from? Hagley, Worcestershire How did you get started in broadcasting? Work placement at BBC Midlands Today, then a BA (Hons) degree in Journalism at the London College of Printing. When was that? Degree course from 1992 Why…

Name? Alec Wilkinson Age? 30 Where are you from? Kingston, Surrey How did you get started in broadcasting? Local radio in Italy (it’s a long story) When was that? 1994 Why News broadcasting? Knowing anything could happen next…and it usually does Where else would have…

Name? Anthony Bartram Age? 35 Where are you from? Cambridgeshire How did you get started in broadcasting? Got a job cutting my thumbs as much as tape in the old days of Uhers (reel-to-reel tape recorders) and razor blades at a local radio station in…

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