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Christopher Beesley

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Liverpool, England
Sports Journalist — Liverpool Echo
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Sports writer for the Liverpool Echo covering Everton, Liverpool and Tranmere Rovers. liverpoolecho.co.uk @LivEchonews

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Biography

Sports writer for the Liverpool Echo, covering mainly Everton FC, Liverpool FC and Tranmere Rovers FC.
I've been working in sports journalism for the Trinity Mirror company since 2000 and have covered Everton and Liverpool matches both in the Premier League and abroad while also previously report...

What was your first job as a journalist?

Ellesmere Port Pioneer. It was at the heart of its community. Such local titles no longer are which is a crime to the profession.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Only playing at writing letters on one as a child. I'm not that old.

How is social media changing news?

It's democratising published opinion but unfortunately that's often bringing more hate and general nonsense.