Douglas Barrie

Writer, journalist, and Editor in Glasgow, United Kingdom

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· Currently a multimedia reporter at PA Media (formerly Press Association) working from home near Glasgow. (Email:

- Joined the company as a production editor from July 2017 until January 2019.

· Graduated from Glasgow Caledonian University’s BA Journalism course (2:1 honours) in June 2012

· Started working at STV in October 2012 for local websites covering Lanarkshire, then city apps in Glasgow/Edinburgh/Aberdeen/Dundee.

· Joined the STV News online team in March 2015, covering major stories while also testing and developing new ideas.

· Became part of the news output team focusing on added value content, and continued working on the daily Morning Briefing email newsletter sent to around 60,000 subscribers.

· Worked with STV Sport on a regular basis including broadcast interviews and transfer deadline day coverage.

· Also contribute to the Airdrieonians FC matchday programme and website.

- Edit the Airdrieonians club file for Sports Interactive’s “Football Manager” game released annually.

· Featured in John MacKay's "Notes of a Newsman", released September 2015.

  • Work
    • PA Media Group
  • Education
    • Glasgow Caledonian University