Ken reid shares the story of his gym teacher mr jankov
Kenneth ("Ken") Reid (born 23 June 1955, Belfast) is a Northern Irish journalist. He is currently Political Editor at UTV.
- Ken reid shares the story of his gym teacher mr jankov
- Journalism career
- Personal life
Reid's career as a journalist began at The News Letter in 1977, where he remained for seven years. This was followed by stints as the sports editor, and later editor, of the Sunday News from 1984 to 1987, and reporting for the Cork Examiner from 1987 to 1994.
Reid joined UTV in 1994. He was one of two journalists at the station believed to have not been considered for a voluntary redundancy package at the station in late 2008. Reid has blogged on UTV's website on political affairs in Northern Ireland since May 2008.
Reid received the honour of News Broadcaster of the Year at the CIPR Press and Broadcast Awards in 2005 and 2006.
Reid studied at Methodist College Belfast and the University of Hull, becoming involved with the student newspaper at the latter institution. He is married with three children.
Reid is a fan of Cliftonville, Everton and Rugby club Ballymena.