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Paul Heiney is a well respected, versatile and experienced broadcaster and writer, who over 30 years has appeared on all Britain's major television and radio networks. In recent years, his speciality has been consumer affairs and rural issues.

Paul regularly hosts events, gives informative keynote speeches, and presents corporate productions.

He's the presenter of ITV1's successful primetime series Countrywise, travelling to all parts of rural Britain to meet the people and hear their tales.

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BBC That's Life

For seven years he was presenter/reporter on the BBC 1 top-rated consumer show, Watchdog and is well remembered for That's Life in the early '80s which led to a long string of successful shows including In at the Deep End (BBC1), This Sunday (ITV), Food and Drink (BBC2), Lion Country (BBC 1), Crossing Rome (ITV) as well as many series on rural affairs ITV Anglia.

On the radio, Paul has presented many programme...

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The event went very well and Paul's presentation was well timed and laugh-out-loud amusing.”

“Paul did a great job at the Suffolk environmental awards - everyone thought his speech was spot-on.”

- East Anglian Daily Times

“Paul was superb – he really struck a chord with the audience and the board were all really pleased with his speech. He absolutely stuck to the brief but also managed to deliver a speech that was highly entertaining and engaging. He found subject matter from his own experience that ranged from light hearted and amusing to very pertinent commentary on issues currently affecting the sector.”


“Thank you for joining us at the successful launch of the Melton Carnegie Museum. It was a real pleasure to meet you. Your speech was fascinating and had the audience delighting in its amusing content. Thank you also for bringing a lighter side to the proceedings. There has been positive feedback from visitors and the local media and we would be delighted to see you here anytime.”

“Paul was superb, as we knew he would be. He spoke really well and everything had great relevance to our members. They all had a great evening and we have had lots of very positive messages from a group who are quite hard to please!”

- National Farmers Union

“Thank you for your interesting, varied and amusing talk.”

- Essex Agricultural Society