joined North West Tonight shortly after the introduction of
colour TV; well, a long time ago, anyway.
a reporter he's covered many of the region's biggest stories
of recent year - the Louise Woodward trial in Boston, the
Harold Shipman case and the break-up of Take That. He also
stands in for Gordon Burns.
August 2006 he undertook an epic journey around the edge of
the North West, visiting parts of the region other reporters
don't reach. He met some wonderful characters and battled
with the unseasonal elements on more than one occasion.
passion is Bolton Wanderers and he takes every opportunity
to mention them on air.
the North West Tonight office he sits next to Colin Sykes,
Jayne Barrett and Dave Guest. Two of them never buy a tea
round. Can you guess who?
he can also be heard occasionally moonlighting as a presenter
on Radio Four's You and Yours.