MIKE WHALLEY is a reporter and writer who has worked in newspaper, web, radio and video journalism.
He has interviewed Sir Alex Ferguson, Ricky Hatton and every Manchester City manager from Joe Royle onwards.
During his time on the staff at the Manchester Evening News, Mike secured an exclusive one-to-one interview with Thaksin Shinawatra on his takeover at City.
Since going freelance in 2007, he has written for national and regional publications, including the Manchester Evening News, the Sunday Express and When Saturday Comes magazine.
He has also worked as a football commentator for radio stations in Manchester and Cheshire. (For a sample audio clip, click here.)
Away from journalism, Mike has contributed to the Radio 4 Extra topical comedy programme Newsjack, and was one of the writers on Jesting About 2, a one-off radio sketch show broadcast on BBC Newcastle and Tees in 2012.
A full CV is available on request.
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