A Year in Tibet (BBC4) 5 x 60-minutes, TX March-April 2008; Series Producer & Writer. An observational series set in a Tibetan town and monastery which gained unique and exceptional access to the lives of ordinary Tibetans.
To Courtney with Love (BBC1) 1 x 40-minute, Producer. The story of a 16-year old girl with terminal cancer, who leaves a legacy video for her young daughter.
The Great Wall of China Concert (SLL California) 1 x 2 hours; Writer & Producer. The first pop concert ever held on the Great Wall of China.
The Thames through Time (ITV1) 6 x 30-minutes; Series Producer. The history of the River Thames seen through current events on the river.
TV commercials and corporate videos as Producer and/or Director.
You, Me and Cancer (BBC3) 1 x 60-minute, Executive Producer. An exploration of how three young adults cope with the diagnosis of cancer.
April 2001 to October 2002
Executive Producer, Factual, BBC White City
Executive Producer of What’s Your Problem?, a major disability season for BBC2, September 2002;
Executive Producer of the 4-part series Desirability (BBC3);
The Man Who Learnt to See (BBC2).
October 1995-March 2001
Executive Producer, Features Dept., BBC Bristol Including: Producer and Director, Lost on Everest (BBC2);
Series Editor BBC2 Travel Specials; Series Producer, Surviving the Iron Age (BBC1);
War and Piste (BBC1); The Voyage of the Matthew (BBC1); and
Executive Producer of The International Festival of the Sea (BBC1).
Executive Producer, BBC Features, BBC White City Executive Producer of the Live Aid 10th. Anniversary for BBC2, a 6½-hour special 'event' evening marking the 10th. anniversary of Live Aid. (Peaked at 46% share).
January 1990-December 1994
Executive Producer, BBC Television Centre Editor of One World and Global Unit. Credits include Series Producer of Developing Stories (two series 1992 & 1994);
Executive Producer of A Strange Landscape – Europe in the Middle Ages (1994);
Commissioning Editor of the BBC's One World Season (1992);
Series Producer Global Report (1991);
Executive Producer of the innovative 'musical documentary', Light the Darkness (1991);
Series Producer of Our War (1991) and First Easter (1990).
May 1987-Dec. 1989
Editor, Global Features, BBC Elstree Including Executive Producer The Midas Touch (1990);
Series Producer of Red Dynasty (1989);
Executive Producer of the BBC's new anthropology series Under The Sun;
Executive Producer of Global Report Special (1987).
May 1984-April 1987
Senior Producer, Network Features, BBC Centre House Series Producer of Only One Earth season (8 x 30-minute plus 3 x 50-minute for BBC2, 1987);
Producer & Director of Global Report Specials, (1986, 1985 & 1984).
October 1977-April 1984
Researcher, Assistant Producer and Producer, BBC OUPC Location and studio-based programmes covering Science and Technology.
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