TV & radio

I’ve regularly appeared on TV and radio as a travel expert, including BBC Breakfast TV, BBC Radio 4, BBC Radio Merseyside, LBC Radio, ITV Yorkshire, BBC World News and BBC Points West – clips below.

I appeared on BBC Breakfast on June 26, 2017, giving tips on how to minimise or avoid charges and fees when you use your credit or debit card on holiday overseas.

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LBC Radio, “The Travel Hour with Gatwick Express” – I joined travel agent John Warrington and presenter Clive Bull to co-host an hour-long travel phone-in on July 31, 2016. Listen to the podcast here.

Radio 4’s You & Yours programme, November 17, 2016. I gave advice to holidaymakers travelling to India in the wake of the government removing certain bank notes from circulation. Listen to the clip on iPlayer here.

Radio 4’s You & Yours programme, October 25, 2016. I joined a phone-in debate about airport expansion at Heathrow vs Gatwick. Listen to the show on iPlayer here.

Screen Shot 2016-07-30 at 11.41.30ITV Yorkshire, 22 July, 2016. I talked about growth in domestic tourism post-Brexit, and how to make your holiday money stretch further this summer. Watch here on Youtube.

Screen Shot 2016-05-28 at 11.42.46BBC Points West, 27 May 2016.  I talked about the possible implications of Brexit on UK holidaymakers. Watch here from 50 seconds in.

I interviewed my co-host, comedian John Bishop, ahead of the TTG Travel Awards in September 2016.  The clip’s on Youtube here

Radio 4’s You & Yours programme, August 30, 2016. I joined a phone-in show about how terrorism has affected tourism to destinations such as Tunisia. Listen to the show on iPlayer here.

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BBC Radio Merseyside, 24 May 2016. I talked about the struggling tourism industry in Turkey, Egypt and Tunisia, and where holidaymakers are going instead. Listen on iPlayer here from 6m12s.

Screen Shot 2016-05-28 at 11.53.13BBC World News, Business Edition, 5 April 2013
I talked about the impact and different demands of emerging market tourists (eg China) in European destinations.

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BBC Radio WM Adrian Goldberg programme, 25 Febr, 2014 [from 1:21:15]
Topic: prices of holidays in the peak season – are children “entitled” to an overseas holiday?

SinglesholsRadio 4’s You & Yours, January 9, 2014 [from 24:10]

Topic: growth in the singles holidays market – including for those who are actually married

Jan 3 Holidays 2014Radio 4’s You & Yours, January 2, 2014 [from 16:01]

Topic: holiday hotspots and bargains for 2014

 

Booking seats on flights
You & Yours, July 25, 2013

Topic: when is it worth paying to prebook your seat on a flight?

 

easyJet  You & Yours June 28, 2013

Topic: easyJet’s new hand-luggage restrictions, and other baggage rules

 

You & Yours 19 April 2013 You & Yours, April 19, 2013

Topic: How tourism in Cyprus is faring, post-banking crisis, and why this could be the best time to visit

 

You & Yours 28 Feb 2013You & Yours, February 28, 2013

Topic: The ethics of volunteering holidays overseas – what to look for when choosing a voluntourism company

 

You & Yours Dec 20You & Yours, December 20, 2012

Topic: The surging popularity of Burma as a holiday destination – and the ethics of visiting a country with such a terrible human rights record

 

 

You & Yours 6 Dec 2012

You & Yours, December 6, 2012

Topic: The growing popularity of rail holidays – where to go, and the benefits of rail travel over flying

 

You&Yours Nov 9 2012
You & Yours, November 9, 2012

Topic: Impact of Hurricane Sandy on Jamaica and the wider Caribbean, and why Jamaica needs tourists more now than ever

 

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