Popular television presenter and journalist, Matt Allwright is best known for his regular appearances on the BBC for the past two decades. Punchy presenter, Matt has become a sought after event speaker, from hosting awards to insightful keynote speeches, Matt is so popular due to his versatility and commanding stage presence.
An unlikely introduction to the industry, Matt contacted the investigative programme, Watchdog, as a viewer to complain about his mother’s washing machine. As fate would have it the BBC saw potential in Matt and requested he present the segment about the machine manufacture himself; thus beginning his career. From the interaction in 2009, Matt has regularly reported on the show for over ten years and continues to do so.
Since featuring on BBC’s Watchdog, Matt has been recognised as a talented reporter, journalist and presenter. Quickly snapped up by another BBC show ‘The One Show’ in 2010, he has become a regular feature reported on the weekly prime time programme, entertaining viewers with his specialist segments. Other notable credits for Matt Allwright include: Fake Britain, Food Inspectors and The Housing Enforcers, all based on providing an inside look at industries in Britain.
In addition to his impressive media credentials, Matt is an avid supporter of charities. As the patron of both SANDS (Stillbirth and Neonatal Death Society) and Launchpad Reading, which works to prevent homelessness, Matt has experience in the needs of charities and the vital role of fundraising. Able to speak on the topics at events, Matt is sensitive and knowledgable when he discusses his work as a patron.
Praised for having both humour and heart in all his work, Matt is a fantastic choice as an after dinner and keynote speaker. When in attendance as a speaker Matt covers topics such as: journalism, consumer rights and working in the media, which are all well received and fascinating for an audience to gain an insiders perspective. As a host, his decades of presenting experience makes for a fantastic event, with a commanding and comedic style he keeps an audience engaged throughout, a true professional.
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