Matt Allwright is a freelance television and radio presenter, a writer, journalist and musician. He tries to do what he does with heart, humour and integrity. He specialises in asking difficult questions that others avoid. If you’ve seen him at all it’s probably on BBC1’s consumer investigation programme, Rogue Traders or on Watchdog, but over the last twenty years he has fronted a lot of shows, from quizzes to debates to Top of The Pops, for all of the UK’s terrestrial broadcasters. He also loves writing. He has done a lot. He has hosted major events and conferences.
He tries to make programmes he cares about. Housing Enforcers is a show about the state of rental properties in the UK right now. Fake Britain looks at the rise and rise of shonky goods which could hurt you. He also loves quizzes so has hostedThe Exit List and The Code. He also presents and reports on The One Show because you can’t beat the variety of stuff you get to do and see. He has written regular columns for The Chartered Trading Standards Institute and Best Magazine.
He has hosted loads of events and facilitated at conferences. He is good at getting people talking, and asking the right question in the right way.