Technical journalist with the Institution of Electrical Engineers and The Design Council before joining shortlived new magazine The Biker in 1980.

Joined Bike in 1982, launch editor of Motorcycle International – Britain’s first motorcycle magazine for the over-8s – in 1985, editor of Road Racer 1988-1990.

Freelance from 1990.

Contributor to many magazines worldwide, now a regular columnist for Riders Club (Japan) and (USA)

Author of the official MotoGP Season Review (Haynes) from 2004 to present