(Archibald) Colin (Neil) LAMONT

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1956-06-20
Education Greenock Acad, Univ of Glasgow (BA), Royal Scottish Acad of Music & Drama (Dip Speech & Drama, winner Duncan Macrae Meml Competition), Jordanhill Coll of Educn Glasgow (PGCE)
Publications N/A
Recreations music, conversation, working field-trials labradors, classic motoring (owner/driver), classic coastal cruising (owner/master/skipper)
Clubs Royal Over-Seas League
Style Colin Lamont, Esq
Career media conslt, actor, writer and broadcaster; secdy teacher, mgmnt trainee Clydesdale Bank Ltd 1973-77; Scottish Opera Theatre Royal Glasgow: touring mangr and presenter 1980, dir educn prog 1981-84, mktg offr 1983; asst mangr Pitlochry Festival Theatre 1981; announcer/newscaster: Grampian Television Aberdeen 1984-85, Scottish Television Glasgow 1985-88, Border Television Carlisle 1985-89, gen mangr and controller of programmes CentreSound Radio (now Central FM) Stirling 1989-90, mgmnt conslt 1990-91; sr prodr/presenter: Red Rose Radio Preston 1992-94, Central Scotland Radio Edinburgh, Scot FM Leith 1994-97, EMAP Radio, Hallam FM Sheffield, TFM Middlesbrough, Magic AM Liverpool, Leeds and Hull 1997-98, BRH Carlisle, Century Radio Manchester, Nottingham and Newcastle 1998-2000, The Wireless Gp 96.3 QFM Glasgow and AM NW Yorks and the Midlands 2000-02, EMAP Radio, Sheffield, Leeds and Hull and Magic AM Yorks, Lincs and the Midlands 2002-04, SRH (Scottish Radio Holdings) Radio Forth Edinburgh 2003-05, SRH Radio Clyde Glasgow 2004-05; UTV Radio: Q96 Glasgow 2006, Talk 107 Edinburgh 2006-08; dir of radio Lanarkshire's L107 Hamilton 2008-11, STV Glasgow 2011, internet pioneer Public Access Radio 2012-, prodr presenter The World's Top Talk Show (www.scottie-mcclue.com); guest appearances: BBC Radio 4, BBC World Serv, BBC Radio Scotland, Talk Radio London, Cwlth Broadcasting Assoc (London and around the world), conductor Hallé orch Manchester Arena, The Chieftain Bearsden and Milngavie Highland Games 2007; columnist: Daily Record, The Sun; contrib to many pubns and newspapers; writer Going Live (sitcom) 2010; visiting lectr: Stevenson Coll Edinburgh, Univ of Salford; memb: Equity, Exec Ctee Sea Cadet Corps 1975-80, Soc of Friends and Descendants of the Knights of the Garter St George's Chapel Windsor 1977-
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

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Debrett's notebooks

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