Notable like a politics journalist and editor using the Belfast-based UTV media broadcasting company, he’s also known for his previous print use the Sunday News flash as well as the Cork Examiner. He received CIPR Press and Broadcast Honours for “Information Broadcaster of the entire year” both in 2005 and 2006. He started his profession in the past due 1970s, initially doing work for the North Irish newspaper THE NEWS HEADLINES Letter. He went to both Methodist University Belfast as well as the University or college of Hull. Created in Belfast, he later on settled in Region Antrim along with his wife, Liz, and his kids Gareth, Sarah, and Sophie. He and fellow North Irish broadcast journalist Paul Clark are both well-known for their use the UTV network.