SMITH, Albert, BA

Editor, writer, researcher, columnist, author. Editing and writing to tight deadlines a speciality.

Co Wicklow
t. 01 286 2311
m. 086 875 8950

Special interests:
Politics, history, media, the law, current affairs, outdoor pursuits, tourism.

A career in journalism since the early 1970s which has encompassed news reporting, feature-writing, editing news, features, magazines, business and writing regular book reviews. This included more than twenty years as Assistant Editor on the Irish Independent and a period as Chief Sub-Editor on the Sunday Tribune.

Work undertaken:
Editing reports, features and manuscripts; writing, rewriting, manuscript evaluation, readers’ reports, reviews, project management and research. I have edited a number of semi-state reports, a travel book, a substantial number of legal textbooks and several academic works. Will also undertake feature writing and editing newsletters.

Author: Ten Walks in the District of Enniskerry, Raven’s Rock Press 2006 (2nd edition), and A Brief History of Kells, Co Kilkenny, KRETE 1993.