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  • Freelance (BBC.com 101 million global audience)
  • Award-winning journalist . Fully qualified interpreter-translator in French and German. Sessional lecturer in multimedia journalism at Canterbury Christ Church University. Was Paris-based columnist for Wall Street Journal, now filing to BBC.com. Novels published by Time Warner. at

Experience

  • The Wall Street Journal - columnist based in Paris
  • Scotsman Newspapers - Scotland on Sunday
  • DMG Group - Daily Mail
  • Scottish Television - on location in France, Germany, Portugal, Scotland

Lennox Morrison's published articles – last 12 months*

87 articles since September 2007 with an average of 1072 words
  • 87 articles (since September 2007)
  • Average article: 36 column inches (1072 words)
  • Shortest article: 2 column inches (61 words)
  • Longest article: 66 column inches (1986 words)

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*Please note that these statistics are based only on articles published online in these publications.

Experience

  • Freelance (BBC.com 101 million global audience)

    2013 - present
  • Award-winning journalist . Fully qualified interpreter-translator in French and German. Sessional lecturer in multimedia journalism at Canterbury Christ Church University. Was Paris-based columnist for Wall Street Journal, now filing to BBC.com. Novels published by Time Warner.,

    2001 - present
  • Freelance (The Wall Street Journal - columnist based in Paris)

    2009 - 2014
  • Celebrity interviewer and columnist with Scotland on Sunday. Known as Scotland's answer to Lynn Barber, I interviewed leading figures such as Gordon Brown and Nicola Sturgeon, Princess Anne and Ann Widdecombe, Kirsty Young and Melvyn Bragg. I investigated family connections in Scottish politics and the rising generation of Scottish Nationalists. I also penned a punchy weekly column on political and cultural issues, signed Margaret Morrison., Scotsman Newspapers - Scotland on Sunday

    1998 - 2001
  • Assistant editor and columnist with Daily Mail. Working with editor Martin Clarke (now publisher Mail Online) , I commissioned and edited features and comment for the Daily Mail in Scotland and London. I also wrote news features and ghosted comment from leading figures in politics, science, industry and the military – to on-the-day deadlines. I penned a weekly column, The Voice of Scottish Women, signed Margaret Morrison., DMG Group - Daily Mail

    1995 - 1998
  • Presenter of prime time European series Scottish International on location in France, Germany and Portugal. I was also associate producer for Lorraine Kelly on prime time social issues series Live Issue., Scottish Television - on location in France, Germany, Portugal, Scotland

    1992 - 1994

Education

  • North East Scotland College

    Member of Institute of Linguists, French, German, politics, economics, with distinctions and awards
  • Cults Academy, Aberdeen

Books by Lennox Morrison

  • Second Chance Tuesday

    Time Warner Paperbacks, 2004
  • Scottish Girls About Town

    Simon & Schuster, 2003
  • Re-inventing Tara

    Time Warner Paperbacks, 2002

Awards won

  • Evening Standard / Pakenham Awards

  • Feature Writer of the Year, Bank of Scotland Press Awards, Commendation

  • Special Achievement award from German Consulate for study of German language and literature

  • Cosmopolitan's New Journalists Competition

  • Royal Society of Arts, Silver Medal for French

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