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Tony James is a freelance journalist and author based in Watchet also trading as Tony James Syndication & Tony James Books

A former Fleet Street editor, Tony writes for newspapers and magazines worldwide and provides local news and features for the West Somerset Free Press as well as The Exmoor Magazine

Tony is a press and public relations expert, covering sailing, maritime history and coastal matters.

The author of over 20 books, Tony's two most recent publications are:-
"Up the Creek" - A lifetime trying to be a sailor.
"Yankee Jack Sails Again" - A sentimental journey to the forgotten ports of the Southwest
These books are available in local shops as well as Amazon, WH Smiths and Waterstones etc.

As a relaxation from writing books and articles, Tony also performs celebruty interviews worldwid and recently has interviewed paople like Sir Ranulph Fiennes, Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson, Dame Kelly Holmes and Sir Antony Ackland KG, GCMG, GCO.

To round it all off Tony is an accomplished musiscian, playing in the local jazz band "The Darktown Strutters" - you can find out more in the website link below!

Contact Details

Address:-    5, The Esplanade, TA23 0AJ

Contact:-     Tony James

Telephone:- 01643 831 494 / 0789 596 1727