Welcome to the website of Jim Hancock, former Political Editor of BBC North West.
Jim Hancock has been a broadcaster and writer on politics for several decades. He has interviewed every Prime Minister from Harold Wilson to Boris Johnson.
He has held the post of Political Editor at both Granada TV and the BBC North West.
Conference Chair, Broadcaster, Media Trainer and Blogger
Read Jim’s, often controversial, take on the week’s events in politics and business across the North on his blog Hancock’s Half Page. It was here that he forecast, as long ago as 2013, that an EU referendum would result in a vote to leave the EU.