News & Documentary Production

Suzanne qualified in the UK and worked as a newspaper journalist in Britain and the Arabian Gulf.

She moved to the BBC as a reporter then producer, rising to senior duty editor on the national Six O’Clock News.  She was a senior member of the team who introduced TV cameras to the Houses of Parliament.  She ran training programmes for BBC News in London, becoming manager of Journalism & Production training at BBC World Service Radio, based at Bush House in London.

[superquote] “Your ideas for reorganising the bulletins and newsgathering were put in place when we were hit by the tsunami. Suddenly we were on air 24 hours a day.” [/superquote] – Newsroom journalist, TV Maldives