Questions and Answers

Questions and Answers Index

Name? Julian Worricker Age? 43 Where are you from? I was bo in Woking, Surrey. How did you get started in broadcasting? I did a post-graduate diploma in radio joualism after I finished my degree, and then became a reporter in BBC local radio. When…

Name? Mike Bushell Age? 40 Where are you from? Bo in Hertfordshire. Lived in North Yorkshire for 6 years, but for 11 years have been in North Hampshire. How did you get started in broadcasting? After doing Drama/TV degree, had a short spell as an…

Name? Ben Ando Age? 39 (40 on August 3rd) Where are you from? Bo in Kent, grew up in Northamptonshire. How did you get started in broadcasting? Entered as trainee reporter for Independent Local Radio Station Northans 96. The – ahem – “hot” FM! When…

Name? Susannah Streeter Age? 32 Where are you from? Wiltshire How did you get started in broadcasting? I did work experience while at university for Radio WM, Capital Radio, Radio France Inteational in Paris and the Normandy based newspaper Ouest France. After graduating, I freelanced…

Name? Asad Ahmad Age? 36 Where are you from? London bo and bred. How did you get started in broadcasting? BBC Regional News Trainee Scheme. When was that? 1996 Why News broadcasting? I love the fact that almost anything could happen at anytime absolutely anywhere….

Name? Isobel Lang Age? 35 Where are you from? Lincoln How did you get started in broadcasting? I used to blush like mad just asking a question in class! Then having finished my maths degree at Exeter, I joined the Met Office as a forecaster….

Name? Mary Rhodes Age? 38 Where are you from? Herefordshire How did you get started in broadcasting? As a graduate, job offered at BBC Hereford and Worcester as a reporter after placement on degree course. When was that? 1990 Where else would have viewers seen…

Name? Stephen Robert Dixon. Age? 29. Where are you from? Newton in Furness, Cumbria. How did you get started in Broadcasting? Hospital radio as a teenager then degree in broadcast journalism. When was that? Degree started in 1992. Where else would have viewers seen or…

If you’re a presenter or reporter and would like to take part in a Q and A session, please email these questions with your answers to Johnnie@tvnewsroom.org – Thank you! Name? Age? Where are you from? How did you get started in Broadcasting? When was…