Polly TOYNBEE

Biography

Gender Female
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1946-12-27
Education Badminton Sch Bristol, Holland Park Comprehensive, St Anne's Coll Oxford (John Gamble scholar)
Books & Publications
Recreations children, grandchildren
Clubs N/A
Style Ms Polly Toynbee
Career journalist; reporter The Observer 1968-71, ed The Washington Monthly USA 1971-72, feature writer The Observer 1972-77, columnist The Guardian 1977-88, social affrs ed BBC 1988-95, assoc ed and columnist The Independent 1995-97, political and social commentator The Guardian 1997-; dir Political Quarterly; pres Social Policy Assoc 2005-08, vice-pres Br Humanist Assoc 2012- (pres 2008-12); Catherine Pakenham Award for Journalism 1975, Columnist of the Year British Press Awards 1986 and 1997, Writer of the Year (Consumer Mags) PPA Awards 1997, George Orwell Prize 1997, Columnist of the Year Nat Press Awards 2006; memb NUJ; Parly candidate (SDP) Lewisham E 1983-; chair Brighton Dome and Festival 2006-
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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