Profile: Matt Westcott

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Social Media Editor

Matt Westcott has been a journalist for almost 25 years. He has worked at titles in Grimsby, Scunthorpe and Bermuda. He has twice been employed by The Northern Echo, firstly as a sports reporter and deputy sports editor before emigrating. On his return he took up the role of Assistant News Editor and is also a motoring, music and wildlife correspondent.

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The Bay Horse at Great Broughton. Pictures: Matt Westcott
Chris Lawless of Team Ineos on the podium with the trophy. Picture by Allan McKenzie/SWpix.com
Picture by Alex Broadway/SWpix.com - 05/05/2019 - Cycling - 2019 Tour de Yorkshire Stage 4 Halifax to Leeds - England - Leonardo Basso of Team Ineos rides through supporting crowds.
Picture by Alex Whitehead/SWpix.com - 01/05/2019 - Cycling - 2019 Tour de Yorkshire - Eve of Tour Press Conference - Leeds Civic Hall, Leeds, England - Lizzie Deignan of Trek - Segafredo during the Eve of Tour Celebration in Millennium Square.
VIP opening night of the 1189 Bar and Kitchen at Walworth Castle. From left, Alyx Colman, Michael Costelloe and Emily Crick. Photograph: Stuart Boulton
VIP opening night of the 1189 Bar and Kitchen at Walworth Castle. From left, Alyx Colman, Michael Costelloe and Emily Crick. Photograph: Stuart Boulton
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Picture by Shaun Flannery/SWpix.com - 05/05/2018 - Cycling - 2018 Tour de Yorkshire - Stage 3: Richmond to Scarborough - Yorkshire, EnglandPeloton passes through Bedale.
East Cleveland Klondike GP
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