The Edinburgh born, Belfast bred journalist was educated from primary to post-graduate diploma level via Dundela Primary School, Strandtown Primary School, Methodist College Belfast, Queen's University Belfast and the University of Ulster.
He passed several exams along the way and now holds a 2:1 degree in Political Science, a Post Graduate Diploma in Newspaper Journalism (pass with distinction) and a junior athletics certificate in trampolining.
His interests include (but are not limited to) crime fiction, classic cars and loud rock music.
He is a supporter of Aston Villa Football Club. He likes cats, but prefers dogs
MERE weeks after little brother announced his imminent return to Ireland, Noel Gallagher has confirmed live dates in Belfast and Dublin for next year on the tour for his forthcoming album Who Built The Moon? The ex-Oasis man will play SSE Arena on May 9 and 3Arena on May 10 as the final pair of shows in a run of 12 dates which also includes stops at Manchester Arena, the Hydro in Glasgow and London's Wembley Arena.
SHELLAC arrive in Ireland tonight and, if you listen closely, you may just be able to hear their cacophonous clang and banging at Galway's Roisin Dubh (where support comes from Mike Watt's Il Sogno del Marinaio) all the way from Belfast.