My current Major Outlets 

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The Car Expert

I supply daily news, weekly first drives and road tests, and regular features to this site and also contribute to sister site TheVanExpert.

Motor Trader

I've been a regular contributor to Motor Trader since 2008. I write new car launch reports and a monthly dealer insight series.

Race Tech

I supply monthly news and regular features to Race Tech, specialising in Touring Car racing and US motor sport, particularly NASCAR.

Narrow Gauge World

I edit this magazine, writing news and features and creating pages. I am a well-known face on the narrow gauge railway scene. 

My Skills

Reporting, interviewing, feature-writing, photography, road-testing. Sub-editing, proofing, editing.
Proficient in InDesign, Quark Xpress, Photoshop, Wordpress (all self-taught).

My Awards

2015 – Highly Commended, Peugeot Motorsport Cup, Guild of Motoring Writers 
 2000 – Mitsubishi Regional Award, Guild of Motoring Writers 
 1997 – Timo Makinen Trophy, outstanding motorsport coverage, Guild of Motoring Writers 
 1995 – Timo Makinen Trophy, outstanding motorsport coverage, Guild of Motoring Writers
1984 – Mars London Marathon Photographer of the Year

My Career

2011-present News & Road Test Editor, TheCarExpert.co.uk (until July 2016 CarandVanNews.co.uk).
2009-present Editor/Designer Narrow Gauge World. Redesigned and increased frequency.
2008-present Monthly contributor, Motor Trader.
2006-present Contributing editor, Race Tech magazine, news, features, Touring Cars, NASCAR, US motorsport.
2001-present Freelance journalist, outlets have included Auto Express, Automotive Engineer, Business Car Manager, Car Dealer, Chrysler/Jeep Magazine, Compass magazines, CSMA magazine, Immediate Network, just-auto, Motor Industry Magazine, Phillips road atlasesSMMT, Track & Race Car, Virgin Media, Xcar
2015        Book, Haynes Steam Locomotive Drivers' Manual, published
2010-2013 Designer, GardenRail. Monthly title.
1997-2010 Motoring Correspondent, Surrey & Sussex Newspapers. Weekly syndication to 30-plus titles.
2006        Book, Total 4x4, published
2005        Book, Ferrari, published
2001-2004 Consultant Editor (freelance), Highbury House. Acting Editor Classics, Carbuyer.
1998-2000 Editor, Dorking & Leatherhead Advertisers, two-edition broadsheet weekly newspapers.
1997-1997 Launch editor, Touring Car Worldwide magazine.
1996-1996 Member of launch team, Retro magazine (today Classics Monthly).
1995-1996 Launch editor, Super Touring Magazine. Touring Car racing specialist title.
1993-1994 Editor, Top Car magazine, upmarket modified car monthy.
1991-1993 Deputy Editor, Fast Car magazine. Monthly modified car title.
1991-1991 Sub-Editor, Croydon Advertiser weekly newspaper.
1985-1991 Photo-journalist, rising to Deputy Editor, Reigate Independent weekly newspaper.
1982-1985 Initial freelancing primarily as photographer at Brands Hatch circuit.
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