Thursday, 06 October 2016 15:24

Jamie Owen

Broadcaster and journalist Jamie Owen anchors the country's most watched TV News programme BBC Wales TodayJamie has fronted the corporation's high profile Election Campaigns, Referedums, Royal visits and breaking news stories for twenty years. He has anchored coverage of the NATO Summit, The Olympic Torch Ceremony and The Ryder Cup.

.As a documentary maker Jamie's recent work includes FAT v CARBS, and DO I DRINK TOO MUCH? seen on BBC World and the BBC News Channel, and also LANDROVER - the Great Welsh Idea - and THE ROLLS ROYCE GARAGE OF SNOWDONIA.

Jamie has worked extensively overseas for BBC World Service Trust, BBC Media Action advising television news stations in Libya, Egypt, Jordan and most recently Berlin.

Jamie Owen is the author of five books about sailing voyages and the landscape of Wales - the most recent "The B Roads and By-Ways of Wales" is published by Random House. His next book - PEMBROKESHIRE is to be launched at the Hay Festival 2018.

Jamie is an experienced conference chair - most recently hosting the UK's Finance Conference with the Prime Minister and First Minister at Celtic Manor.  He's also an experienced after dinner speaker.

Jamie Owen began his broadcasting career on BBC Radio 4 where he read the news and the shipping forecast.  He has toured extensively with the BBC National Orchestra of Wales and narrated Prokofiev's Peter and the Wolf for BBC Radio Three.

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