Stuart Maconie





Stuart Maconie


Born
in Whiston, The United Kingdom
August 13, 1961

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Stuart Maconie is a TV and radio presenter, journalist, columnist and author.

He is the UK’s best-selling travel writer of non-TV tie-in books and his Pies and Prejudice was one of 2008’s top selling paperbacks. His work has been compared with Bill Bryson, Alan Bennett and John Peel and described by The Times as a 'National Treasure'.

He co-hosts the Radcliffe and Maconie Show on BBC Radio 2 every Monday – Thursday evening, as well as The Freak Zone on 6Music on Sunday afternoons, and has written and presented dozens of other shows on BBC Radio. His TV work includes presenting the BBC's On Trial shows, Pop on Trial and Style on Trial, as well as Stuart Maconie’s TV Towns, a popular gazeteer of major British cities and their roles in modern cu
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Pies and Prejudice: In Sear...

3.72 avg rating — 2,131 ratings — published 2007 — 5 editions
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Cider With Roadies

3.90 avg rating — 930 ratings — published 2004 — 4 editions
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Adventures on the High Teas...

3.60 avg rating — 595 ratings — published 2009 — 5 editions
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Hope  & Glory: The Days Tha...

3.93 avg rating — 357 ratings — published 2011 — 7 editions
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The People's Songs: The Sto...

3.90 avg rating — 292 ratings — published 2013 — 6 editions
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Blur: 3862 Days: The Offici...

3.95 avg rating — 191 ratings — published 1999 — 4 editions
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The Pie At Night: In Search...

3.90 avg rating — 141 ratings — published 2015 — 5 editions
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Never Mind the Quantocks

3.70 avg rating — 91 ratings — published 2012 — 3 editions
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Folklore: The Official Hist...

4.42 avg rating — 24 ratings — published 2000
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Long Road from Jarrow: A jo...

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“I have no desire to eat it beneath pictures of the proprietor sulking in a bandana, which is why I tend to avoid Marco Pierre White’s places. I agree with the singer Paul Heaton, who remarked recently, ‘women have been cooking for a thousand years and no one ever mentioned it. Men have been cooking for ten minutes and they never stop bloody going on about it’.”
Stuart Maconie, The Pie At Night: In Search of the North at Play

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