Peter Archer: Freelance journalist


Curriculum Vitae


Editor and writer for The Times Raconteur Supplements.
Specialising in business, financial, legal, medical and environmental journalism


2009 - The Times Supplements
2005 - Freelance journalist; Public Relations consultant
2003Author of Prince William biography (published by Simon & Schuster)
2000-2005Royal Correspondent, NBC, London and New York
2000-2005Royal Consultant, People magazine, London and New York
2000-2005Freelance TV reporting, BBC, ITN, Sky, ZDF (Germany)
2000-2005Freelance radio reporting, BBC, IRN
1981-2005Press Association
1994-2005Court (Royal) Correspondent
1992-1994Education Correspondent
1990-1992Senior Correspondent
1988-1990Legal Affairs Correspondent
1985-1988Crime Correspondent
1984-1985Home Affairs and Local Government Correspondent
1983War Correspondent, Falklands Naval Task Force
1981-1984News Reporter, London and Belfast
1979-1981Head of Press Relations, Polydor International, Hamburg
1976-1979Evening Argus, Brighton
1977-1979Education Correspondent and Deputy Leader Writer
1976-1977News Reporter and Deputy Crime Correspondent
1973-1976Reporter and Feature Writer, Surrey and South London Newspapers


1995-2005Lecturer, Michigan State University:
Journalism Summer School, London
1990-1994Reporting skills mentor, Press Association



2006MVO (Member of the Royal Victorian Order)
1983Falklands War Campaign Medal (with Oak Leaf)


1976NCTJ Proficiency Certificate
1973BA Hons History, University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne