Roger Bryan

Roger Bryan was born in Lancashire. After university in Wales, he started as a cub reporter on the Hemsworth and South Elmsall Express and, over the course of his career in journalism, became chief sub editor at The Mail on Sunday, where he worked for 20 years.

He has written a number of highly acclaimed local histories and also a quirky and personal collection of mnemonics entitled It’ll Come in Useful One Day: Intriguing Ways To Jog Your Memory.