tom-watt-2Tom Watt – media trainer

Tom is a well-known sports author, broadcaster, writer, film maker, festival organiser, actor and all round good guy who helps to deliver CGM’s media training courses and sports business inspiration events.

He is the author of several incisive football books including A Beautiful Game, personal stories from the 2010 World Cup staged in South Africa, and is the ghost writer of David Beckham’s autobiography, My Side (Willow – 2004).

Other work includes Football Shorts, an anthology of football-themed short stories for teenagers written by established children’s authors and Premier League footballers, and The End.

Tom is an experienced radio and TV presenter whose credits include Talksport, BBC Radio London, Arsenal TV and BT Sport.

He is also a publishing consultant and organised the London football film festival, Kicking & Screening, at the Everyman Cinemas in London in 2012 and 2013. He also organised a commemorative match to mark World Refugee Day in 2013.

Tom was in the original cast of EastEnders and played Lofty Holloway between 1985 and 1988.

For more details about Tom’s books, click here. 

View Tom’s BT Sport Football Outposts documentaries and The Crazy Gang about Wimbledon’s 1987 FA Cup triumph.