Martin Wainwright

Martin Wainwright MBE is a British journalist and author, who left the Guardian after 37 years (17 years as Northern Editor) at the end of March 2013. He has written several bestselling books, on topics as diverse as the Coast to Coast Walk, Morris Minor and Mini cars, as well as a popular blog on moths. He was awarded an MBEin the 2000 New Year Honours, "For services to the National Lottery Charities Board in Yorkshire and Humberside."