The ultimate media insider spills the beans on 20 years of media secrets
Ian Burrell is former Media Editor of The Independent, and one of the UK’s foremost news industry commentators. In this in-depth interview he talks through his career, starting at the Birmingham Post & Mail, his work at the Sunday Times Insight team, and 20 years at The Independent; discusses journalism’s future, despite ‘heartless’ cuts to newsrooms; and strongly criticises Facebook for holding back ‘critical’ information from publishers, threatening the industry.
PR consultant & former Editor, The Sun
15th February 2018
Lessons learned during five years running Britain’s biggest-selling daily newspaper, the reality of working with Rupert Murdoch… and why Brexit will be a ‘disaster’
8th February 2018
Growing a global media brand to 70 million readers; staying profitable in an increasingly crowded space – and how the ‘Trump bump’ is over.
Editor-in-Chief, Style, The Sunday Times
1st February 2018
A lifetime working with global style icons, fighting gender bias in the workplace – and life in the Editor’s chair at the most popular fashion and lifestyle brands
Editor-at-Large, Sky News
25th January 2018
Three decades breaking the biggest stories in politics live on air… and being the only journalist ever to ‘doorstep’ the Queen.
Tom Newton Dunn
Political Editor, The Sun
18th January 2018
Thriving in a Westminster obsessed with Brexit, battling to interview Jeremy Corbyn, and championing Sun readers as ‘the backbone of the nation’.