Kirsty Wark

Kirsty WarkKirsty Wark is a journalist, broadcaster and writer, who has presented a wide range of programmes over the past thirty years - from the Late Show to Election specials, live stadium events and, since 1993, the BBC's flagship nightly current affairs show Newsnight. She also hosted the weekly Arts and Cultural review and comment show, The Review Show for over a decade, and now presents Start the Week on Radio 4. Kirsty has won several major awards for her work including BAFTA Awards for Outstanding Contribution to Broadcasting, Journalist of the Year and Best Television Presenter. She is married to Alan Clements and has two children. Kirsty is a keen Landmarker, having most recently stayed at Tangy Mill in Kintyre

Hear Kirsty explain the history and significance of Fairburn Tower, in the 8th episode of The Landmark Podcast.

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