Nicholas works on sharing Bioregional’s knowledge and good practice with key audiences including the media, policy makers and business.
He has also carried out a variety of research and writing projects for Bioregional clients including B&Q, WWF UK, the UK government’s Department for Energy and Climate Change and Transport for London.
He is a former environment correspondent of The Independent newspaper and edited the ENDS Report, a UK-based journal and website for environmental professionals, for nearly five years before joining Bioregional. He was also a policy analyst for the Royal Commission on Environmental Pollution and served as communications director of the Campaign to Protect Rural England for more than five years.
Nick has a zoology degree from Oxford University and began his career as a reporter on local newspapers in Reading and Bristol. He has had two books published, on biodiversity in the UK and urban regeneration, and is a solar smallholder with a 2.5kW photovoltaic array.