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Eugene Byrne

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Full name Eugene Byrne
Country United Kingdom
Primary language English
Specialist areas

News and current affairs with particular regard to Bristol and SW England. Heritage and tourism in SW England. History. Humour. Well, some people say I'm funny.

Editorial work News writing, Features writing
Last updated 26-04-2015 18:08

Biography

Very experienced journalist, author and researcher. Articles published in most major UK daily and Sunday papers, plus magazines and periodicals too numerous to mention.
Was one of founders of Bristol & Bath what's on magazine, Venue. Achievements here also include starting one of the UK's first magazine websites.
Have also published three science fiction novels, plus graphic biography of I.K. Brunel, graphic history of Bristol published as Bristol's Great Reading Adventure 2008. Graphic biography of Darwin published February 2009 to coincide with 200th anniversary of his birth.
Currently working on book, maps and smartphone apps re Bristol in First World War.
Currently editor, Bristol Post's 'Bristol Times' local history & nostalgia section.