As well as more than 20 years' experience of working at the BBC, Geoff honed his writing skills while campaigning for improved support for his fellow thalidomiders. He penned numerous letters and other promotional material that persuaded Diageo PLC and the health departments of England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland to increase the support available to those affected by thalidomide.
In addition to his disability work, Geoff is also an occasional contributor to the travel pages of the Independent.
He has gained a reputation as a first class wordsmith. You can keep up-to-date by subscribing to his Blog
Geoff has now started work on his autobiography - watch this space!