David Mac Dougall on Muck Rack

David Mac Dougall

Verified
Helsinki, Finland
Freelance Journalist — Freelance
Covers:  finland, nordic, baltic, politics immigration, nato, arctic, environment, arts, culture, education, defence, lifestyle, sweden, norway, iceland, denmark, estonia, tourism, scandinavia, music, faroes
Doesn't Cover: economy, finance, business, startups, entrepreneurs

Scottish journalist in Finland. Skotti Suomessa. Pop up on @HSFI, @BBCRadioScot, @STVNews, @POLITICOEurope. Previously @AP, @FoxNews & @ForeignOffice

Read Full Bio →

Biography

I'm a Helsinki-based journalist and broadcaster covering diverse stories that grab my attention across the Nordic & Baltic region, with a broad interest in politics, environment, lifestyle, crime, arts, minorities, immigration, tourism and education.

I used to be a conflict zone journalist, n...

Twitter Feed

@davidmacdougall — 10,559 followers, 41,262 tweets

Mar 22, 2017

@trekfan4747 ah I just re-re-re-watched this last night as well! There was nothing good on TV.

Mar 22, 2017

@trekfan4747 @jeffreycombs and reputed that he would have been an ENT season 5 regular cast member which is intriguing...

Mar 22, 2017

@TVRav also, a little bit of music. just a little bit. But Ukraine entered (and inexplicably won) with an extremely political song. Sad.

Mar 22, 2017

@TobsonHelsinki I know you & I disagree on the musical merits of Ukraine's winner, but politically it shouldn't have been allowed.

Show more

Interview

What advice can you offer to aspiring journalists?

Embrace social media, but don't ignore good old fashioned shoe leather, hand shaking & coffees to cultivate face-to-face contacts & sources.