Russell is a writer who has worked in national radio, theatre and print.

Russell has written for a number of comedy programmes on BBC Radio 4, including The News Quiz. He has also written arts journalism which has appeared in local and national press.

He studied English and Theology at Oxford Brookes University and Portuguese Language and Culture at Coimbra University.

Russell regularly writes about books, literature and Portuguese culture. He is currently developing a series of crime novels, as well as a work of historical fiction.

He lives in Oxford.

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A New Year for Reading

Mid-January is traditionally the time when we break all the resolutions we made at the start of the month. The new exercise regime is a pain, drinking less coffee was ditched when you discovered it was one of the few things pushing you through a busy morning, and going dry means you’ve denied yourself one … Continue reading A New Year for Reading