Freelance profile

Alex Kirby

Former BBC reporter, desk editor, home, foreign and specialist correspondent for radio, TV and online news, now editing a climate change website. Named environment journalist of the year at 2017 UK Regional Press Awards. Experienced broadcaster, multi-media writer, proofreader, sub and content editor; mentor of journalists and scientists in UK and abroad in writing and broadcasting for non-specialists, focusing on climate change, species loss and other environmental issues. Also worked as BBC news religious affairs correspondent.

Contact details:

Street: 28 Prince Edward's Road
Town: Lewes
Postcode: BN7 1BE
Region/nation: South East
Country: United Kingdom
Telephone: 01273 474935
Mobile: 07770 674017


See suggested rates:

Online journalismRates: Online/writing
ProofreaderRates: Sub-editing
Subeditor or editorRates: Sub-editing
Book editorRates: Print media - editing/producing books
TrainerRates: Teaching/training
Feature writerRates: Print media
from the Freelance Fees Guide.


  • Environment and conservation
  • Marine and maritime
  • Religion
  • Transport
  • Current affairs

Major clients:

  • The Cambridge Independent
  • Climate News Network (UK-based)
  • Zoi╠ł Environment Network (Switzerland)
  • China Daily (China)
  • Stockholm International Water Institute (Sweden)

Profile last updated: 2019-11-04 11:27:02