Simon Reeve, TV Presenter & New York Times Bestselling Author
Simon Reeve is a TV presenter and author who has travelled to more than 110 countries making series for the BBC. They include Indian Ocean, Australia, Tropic of Capricorn, Pilgrimage, Sacred Rivers, Ireland with Simon Reeve and Arctic Live!
Simon is a New York Times bestselling author who has written or contributed to numerous books on modern history, travel and international terrorism, including The New Jackals, the first book in the world on Osama bin Laden and al Qaeda, and One Day in September, which is also an Oscar-winning documentary movie. He has received a One World Broadcasting Trust Award for "an outstanding contribution to greater world understanding" and the prestigious 2012 Ness Award from the Royal Geographical Society.
Simon Reeve will be speaking about his most recent trip to the Arctic on Friday 20 and Saturday 21 January 2017 on The Food & Travel Stage.