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Alan Rusbridger

Alan Rusbridger


Editor (The Guardian)


Guardian Newspapers

Work Telephone

+44 (0)20 7239 9644.


119 Farringdon Road, London, EC1R


29th December 1953


On the Beach - Neil Young.


Scoop by Evelyn Waugh.

Breakfast radio show

Today Programme.

Career history

Cambridge Evening News; The Observer; London Daily News. The Guardian: reporter, diary editor, feature writer, launched Weekend Guardian, G2, Guardian Unlimited. Editor since 1995. Member GNL, GMG Boards, Scott Trust.

Daily newspaper

The Guardian.

Everyone's saying

Rusbridger continues to reap the success of The Guardian's relaunch with circulation nudging in the right direction and an eyebrow-raising pay rise this year. An avid musician he spent his summer holidays attending 'Piano Camp', a residential course involving ruthless tuition on the ivories.


Married, two children.

Favourite ad

The Guardian 'points of view'.

Favourite technology

PowerBook G4.

Greatest achievement

Taking The Guardian digital and Berliner.

Magazine (pleasure)

New York Review of Books.

Magazine (professional)

UK Press Gazette.

Most humbling experience


Most-admired entrepreneur

Steve Jobs.

Sunday newspaper

The Observer.

TV programme

C4 News.


Guardian Unlimited.

What car do you own

Volvo Estate.Gee whiz.

What principle defines your working life

As heretofore'.The only instruction given to a Guardian editor on appointment.

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