* BBC Radio Solent - broadcast journalist (FM & DAB - Hampshire, Dorset and Isle of Wight).
* Comedy script writer and script editor (The Comedy Crowd) and see my Pantomime page.
* Media director (Celebrate Panto/Panto Day).
* The Greenwich Show - executive producer and director (Information TV - Sky 212 & Freeview 401).
* Rugby League Down South - podcast producer & presenter (iTunes, podcast host, YouTube).
* Freelance filmmaker & script writer (various).
Credits & Achievements
2015 Appointed afternoon newsreader and news producer at BBC Radio Solent.
2015 Stadium announcer at London Broncos RL (Championship rugby league) for one season.
2015 The Greenwich Show - Executive Producer & Director #Series2MadeByYou (Freeview HD, Sky, Virgin Media)
2014 That's Solent (local TV) - News Programme Editor, part-time (UK Freeview Channel 8).
2014 BBC Late Kick Off - Assistant Producer, Shoot/Edit (BBC1, London & South East).
2014 Radio Academy Award nomination, Breakfast Show (sports presenter and producer, BBC London 94.9 Breakfast with Penny Smith & Paul Ross).
2014 Freelance newsreader at Celador Radio (Jack FM & The Breeze).
2014 The Greenwich Show - Executive Producer & Director (Sky 212, Freesat 401).
2013 BBC London News - Reporter/Producer/Video Journalist, Sport (cover), (BBC1, London & South East).
2013 World Feed, BBC, Premier Sports - Presenter/Commentator, Rugby League World Cup (World Feed).
2013 Cornwall Channel TV, Director/Producer. Short-film features (Information TV, Sky & Freesat).
2013 Rugby League Down South, podcast presenter & producer (independent podcast).
2012 Began volunteering with Celebrate Panto/Panto Day - where I'm now the media director.
2012 BBC Inside Out, Assistant Producer - “2012 Lives – revisited”, (BBC1, London & South East).
2012 BBC London News, Producer - “Hidden Heroes”, BBC1 (London & South East).
2012 BBC London 94.9, Presenter/Producer - for a 5th consecutive series - "London Rugby League" (94.9FM London).
2010 Appointed BBC London “2012 Lives” producer.
2009 Appointed BBC London 94.9, Presenter "London Rugby League" - Wednesdays 9pm.
2007 Appointed BBC London's rugby league reporter.
2006 Sony Award Nomination: Sports Programme BBC London 94.9 (Producer/Journalist).
2005 Appointed Broadcast Journalist at BBC London (2005-2015).
2005 Student Radio Journalist of the Year, Finalist (Press Gazette).
2004 BJTC accredited MA Postgraduate Diploma (Merit) Bi-media Journalism.
2003 1st Class BEng Honours: Civil Engineering with Architecture, University of Leeds.
2001 Student Radio Awards Nomination: Best Entertainment Show 2001: Weekend Breakfast LSRfm.
1999 Started my broadcasting career at hospital radio.
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"A fantastic producer."
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"Ian made sure anyone listening to the bulletins would have got all the information they needed."
"I feel like he's brought a fresh sound to the show."
"A fantastic bloke to work with."
"Your work-rate and attention to detail puts others to shame."
"You accent is beautiful!"
"You do make good tea."
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