Tom Martin

Political Editor, the Scottish Daily Express

Location icon United Kingdom

Hello, I'm Tom Martin. I've always loved to write and am a journalist based in Glasgow, Scotland. I've 20 years experience of delivering engaging copy for some of the UK’s best known national news outlets. I currently cover politics for the Scottish Daily Express and was previously the title's Executive News Editor. Here is some of my work.

Portfolio

News

Scottish Daily Express
11/30/2013
PACKED PUB HIT BY POLICE COPTER

Glasgow helicopter crash: Ten people were killed when a police aircraft hit the Clutha Vaults pub on November 29 2013. (Four articles included in clippings)

Scottish Sunday Express
06/24/2007
NUCLEAR WASTE DUMPED BACK HERE

After 6,000 miles and a 10-year wrangle, radioactive cargo is returning to Scotland

Scottish Sunday Express
07/01/2007
SUICIDE BOMB TERROR

Suicide bombers bring terror to Scotland with failed attempt to blow up Glasgow Airport

Scottish Sunday Express
03/05/2006
Tartan roots of Princess in paradise

Tragic last heir to the Hawaiian throne Victoria Ka'iulani and her Edinburgh family to be immortalised in a multi-million pound film

FEATURES & TRAVEL

Scottish Sunday Express
10/21/2007
Finlay has bean a great success

TOM MARTIN meets the Scottish photographer who is wowing the kings of Italian style and is causing a stir after being commissioned to shoot the celebrated Lavazza calendar...

Scottish Sunday Express
04/22/2007
Jewel in Italy's crown

TRAVEL: Walking the awesome streets of Rome TOM MARTIN finds the vibrant capital transports you into a different world

Scottish Sunday Express
1/14/2007
A true love to warm the heart

TRAVEL: TOM MARTIN insists his affection for Canada is no mere infatuation but the start of what he hopes will be a deep and meaningful relationship...

Scottish Sunday Express
09/07/2003
Life after Hercules

REVIEW: Hercules the bear was a well-loved star up to his death ... He is still sadly missed

Corporate Scotland 2005
05/31/2005
Leading the Way

PROFILE: Michelle Mone is having the time of her life

Up business magazine
01/01/2002
Against all odds

PROFILE: Henry Spurway, former showbiz impresario turned bookmaker

Op-Ed writer & columnist

Scottish Daily Express
12/14/2016
Inside Holyrood

Mackay's will not be Budget to remember

Scottish Daily Express
05/27/2015
Inside Holyrood

We haven’t heard last of debate on suicide

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