Catherine Hunt

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Catherine Hunt has built a deep understanding of effective communications through a long career in print, radio, and television. She has led live coverage of breaking news stories, reported for national newspapers and the BBC, and written a psychological thriller. After many years at the BBC, Catherine now runs CHC Media, advising clients on how best to tell their own stories.


Early Career

Catherine began her journalistic career working in local newspapers before moving to the Press Association and then the Daily Mail.

BBC Career

During her many years at the BBC, Catherine edited the main TV news shows, particularly the Six O’Clock News. She also edited live coverage of major news events both at home and abroad. Additionally, Catherine worked as a producer on various current affairs and business programmes, and reported for national TV and radio.

Media Consultant

As a media consultant, Catherine works with a wide range of private and public sector clients, advising on the best ways to communicate effectively and how to present key messages clearly.


Catherine’s psychological thriller, Someone Out There, sees a successful divorce lawyer’s life unravel as she fears someone is trying to harm her. The novel is set in Brighton, drawing on Catherine’s knowledge of the town from her time working on its local paper, The Evening Argus.

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