So, What Do You Do?

by Ampersand Speech

Interview programme with journalist and producer, Ben Hansen-Hicks, asking questions of leading figures in journalism, TV, art, culture and more. Finding out what life is really like and what tips and advice they might have for those wanting to break into or move across into the industry.  

Podcast episodes

  • Season 1

  • S01 E04 - I'm a Political Journalist; Aubrey Allegretti

    S01 E04 - I'm a Political Journalist; Aubrey Allegretti

    This time, we'll be talking to one of The Guardian's top political journalists, Aubrey Allegretti.There doesn't seem to be a front page story he hasn't written, but it's not always been plain sailing. We hear about the highs and l...

    38:22
  • S01 E03 - I'm a TV and Radio Presenter; Charlotte Smith

    S01 E03 - I'm a TV and Radio Presenter; Charlotte Smith

    This week, we’ll be talking to the all-round ray of sunshine that is TV and radio's Charlotte Smith.From a childhood spent in the quiet Leicestershire countryside, to going on to work on flagship BBC programmes like Countryfile an...

    58:41
  • S01 E02 - I'm a Criminal Barrister; Mohsin Zaidi

    S01 E02 - I'm a Criminal Barrister; Mohsin Zaidi

    In our second episode, we'll be talking to Criminal Barrister, Mohsin Zaidi.From being the first from his school in East London's Walthamstow to get a place to study Law at Oxford, to being part of the team that brought about a fi...

    46:17
  • S01 E01 - I'm a Foreign Correspondent; James Longman

    S01 E01 - I'm a Foreign Correspondent; James Longman

    On our first episode of the podcast, we'll be talking to ABC News' Foreign Correspondent, James Longman. From the Arab Spring to Royal Family, a climate change piece to camera from the top of a glacier in Antarctica to terrorist a...

    52:32