Marcus Stead in August 2020
Marcus Stead

Hello, and welcome to my website.

I am a journalist, author and broadcaster, working mainly in political journalism and sport.

Please have a browse around my website, and if you’re interested in working with me, please get in touch!

So where might you know me from?


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My work appeared in every edition of Snooker Scene magazine since June 2011. I regularly appear in the UK and global media as a snooker and darts analyst/pundit, for outlets including talkSPORT radio and Swansea Sound. In addition, I have worked as a snooker commentator for online broadcasters.




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I am a freelance political commentator for a number of outlets including popular website Spiked, Radio Sputnik and I’m a regular contributor to British satirical magazine Private Eye.



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I am the owner of Talk Podcasts, a platform bringing you original, innovative speech-based podcasts on a wide range of subjects, from sport, to politics, to meditation!


A bit more about me…

During my early career, I wrote biographies on leading jockey Frankie Dettori, former Ireland and Lions rugby captain Brian O’Driscoll, and former England cricket captain Kevin Pietersen.

I also broadcast regularly, and have presented numerous features on snooker, darts and American Football for TV, as well has having worked as a snooker commentator.

My other work includes consumer journalism, features on property management and obituary writing.

You can also read my CV in full by visiting my Linkedin page here.