Max Macdonald HASTINGS

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1945-12-28
Education Charterhouse (scholar), UC Oxford (exhibitioner)
Books & Publications
Recreations shooting, fishing
Clubs Brooks's
Style Sir Max Hastings, FRSL
Career researcher Great War Series BBC TV 1963-64, reporter Evening Standard 1965-67, fell US World Press Inst 1967-68, roving corr Evening Standard 1968-70, reporter Current Affairs BBC TV 1970-73, ed Evening Standard Londoner's Diary 1976-77, columnist Daily Express 1981-83, contrib Sunday Times 1985-86; ed The Daily Telegraph 1986-95; dir: The Daily Telegraph plc 1989-95 (ed-in-chief 1990-95), Evening Standard Ltd 1996-2002, Associated Newspapers plc 1996-; ed Evening Standard 1996-2002, contrib Daily Mail 2002-; as war corr covered: Middle East, Indochina, Angola, India-Pakistan, Cyprus, Rhodesia, S Atlantic; documentaries for BBC and ITV; memb PCC 1991-92; pres CPRE 2002-07, vice-pres Game Conservancy 1992-; tstee Nat Portrait Gallery 1995-2004; Liddell-Hart lectr KCL 1994, Mountbatten lectr Univ of Edinburgh 2004; Journalist of the Year Br Press Awards 1982 (cited 1973 and 1980); What the Papers Say (Granada TV) awards: Reporter of the Year 1982, Ed of the Year 1988; Hon DLitt Univ of Leicester 1992; hon fell KCL 2004, Churchill fell Westminster Coll Fulton 2011; FRHistS 1988, FRSL 1996
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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