|phone(s)||07703 218 893 (send text if signal is weak) - -|
|media.services @ live.co.uk (delete space either side of the @)|
|personal website||Twitter: @rovingrog|
|indie affiliation (if any)||Pilgrim Hearts Trust www.pilgrmhearts.org.uk .|
|preamble||20 years' experience as staff journalist, radio presenter and reporter with the BBC. Before that I worked in commercial radio and for BFBS. Equally capable in the studio, newsroom and on location. I am well known for my skills as live roving reporter (colleagues know me as 'Roving Rog'). Sony award winner for live reporting. Media and marketing consultant to businesses and charities including Diaverum Global, National Trust, Citizens Advice Bureau and Independent Boarding Schools.|
|network radio experience||Reporting: Newsreader and reporter BBC Radio 5. Studio Manager and Continuity announcer for BBC Radio 5. Reporter for BBC Radio 2 _Faith in the World_ strand. Travel reporter for BBC Network Travel Unit. Reports for BBC Radio 4 _You and Yours_ and _Sunday_. Reporter for BBC GNS (General News Service); live and recorded reports.
Regional Radio and TV: Sony award winning Reporter and Broadcast Journalist for BBC Radio Berkshire. District reporter for East Berkshire (including Heathrow). Live radio car reporter (Verve) for BBC Berkshire and BBC Sussex & Surrey. Reporter on religion and ethics for the award winning BBC Sussex & Surrey Sunday Breakfast Show (this programme won a Jerusalem Award 2014). Presenter BBC Radio Berkshire weekend breakfast show. Newsroom journalist for commercial radio stations in Reading (Radio 210) and Crawley (Radio Mercury). Reporter for Airport Information Radio. Presenter and continuity announcer for BFBS.network tv experienceReports on terror attacks in Slough and Heathrow for BBC News 24. Reporting for BBC South Today.
|network tv experience||Reports on terror attacks in Slough and Heathrow for BBC News 24. Reporting for BBC South Today.|
|other media||Written many articles for BBC Online on terror attacks, Thames flood defences, religion and general news stories. Regular blog on health and religion. Editor of the BIG Mag (Community Magazine in Sussex). I publish a regular citizen_s advice column in West Sussex County Times and Mid Sussex Times. Photographs for websites and social media.|
|equipment||I have my own broadcast standard equipment for live and recorded radio reports. Audio editing on Adobe Audition and access to BBC Studios in Guildford. Live broadcasting on my laptop and mobile phone using my own Luci Live equipment. High quality stills camera and phone camera for social media. Video editing software.|
|qualifications & background:||Graduate of Vauxhall Radio Journalism course, Lambeth College (1990). Fully trained Reporter, Studio Manager, Presenter and Producer. Various BBC training courses in production and broadcast law.|