SPORT, POLITICS AND BIOGRAPHY
John Leonard is a news and sports journalist of almost four decades experience, spending most of his career at Independent Television News as a Programme Editor. Earlier in his career he worked as a sports news editor for ITN. More recently he has worked as part of the IOC Newsroom media team, working on the Youth Olympic Games, Buenos Aires 2018, Lausanne 2020. A life-long Stoke City FC fan, he enjoyed an ill-starred brief sporting career as an athlete with Staffordshire Moorlands AC.