ABOUT JIM

Jim Hancock has held the top jobs in political journalism at Granada and BBC North West. Now he’s working with some of the country’s top companies in hosting their conferences.

Recent commissions include facilitating a national conference for HS2 Industry Leaders Group attended by Lord Deighton and Sir David Higgins and hosting a conference of international companies which make up the consortium building the Mersey Gateway bridge. Ever versatile, he is soon to host a global conference on antibiotic resistance supported by AstraZeneca and Redx Pharma. Other clients include the Information Commission and United Utilities.

He’s in high demand for media training from companies like Siemens, MBNA (Bank of America) and major local authorities including Lancashire and Cheshire West and Chester.

He offers political commentary on BBC channels based in Salford Quays including Breakfast on BBC 1.

Read the latest blogs from Jim Hancock below.

Conference Chair, Corporate Events, Broadcaster and Blogger

THE LATEST FROM DOWNTOWN'S POLITICAL EDITOR, JIM HANCOCK

Blogs

Can Unite see off Remainers?

Has Unite the Union stiched up the Labour conference over the EU before it even meet? Jim pens his views…
Blogs

What’s Cameron going to say?

This week Jim looks asks what is David Cameron going to say when he launches his memoirs next week? Jim…
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Johnson Stumbles

Has Boris Johnson been rattled by the belated fight back by MPs opposed to a No Deal Brexit? Jim argues…
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Johnson holds nearly all the cards

Jim lays into Remainer MPs for being blindsided by the Prime Minister as we head for a No Deal Brexit.…
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