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Jonathan Rimmer

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Editor, Conter and Freelance Journalist — Freelance, stereoboard.com
Covers:  Arts, Culture, Music, Hip Hop, Politics, News, Current Affairs.

Freelance journalist. Editor @ConterScot. Co-host @SSUPod. Liverpool fan.

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Biography

  • Editor of SSU, Scotland's leading hip hop blog and podcast.
  • Former RTS Award nominee.
  • BBC video contributor and Huffington Post blogger.
  • Written for national news, local news, specialist magazines and various online blogs.
  • Experienced in transcription, PR and copywriting work.
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@rimmerjourno — 1,850 followers, 11,954 tweets

Nov 20, 2017

RT @David_Jamieson7: Clarity from @chrisbambery on the Marxist analysis of national movements from Scotland to #Catalonia on @ConterScot

Nov 20, 2017

I don't even mean that in a bitchy kind of way towards him btw. There's something genuinely sinister about the way Vote Leave behaved. Undemocratic, lacking in accountability and seriously exploitative. The folks at @openDemocracy have done some good work on this.

Nov 20, 2017

I met Darren two years ago as part of BBC Generation 2015 when he was a fashion student who voted Lib Dem. Despite his lack of journalistic experience, he's now deputy ed of a well-funded publication led by the chief exec of Vote Leave. #brexitmakescareers https://t.co/2v8UpYlfnz

Nov 20, 2017

RT @BriefcaseMike: Sarah Champion should go to Liverpool and explain why it's fine to write for The Sun. #LabSummer

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What was your first job as a journalist?

It was a work placement at my local newspaper. I sent them a letter asking if I could come in once a week to count as a school "subject".

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Not that I can recall.

Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

Zoe Barnes. Not that I approve of her methods of course...

Awards

Royal Television Society Scottish Student Awards Nomination

2016 - Best Factual
Nomination for documentary film 'Hope'.