Maggie was the Editor of an award-winning TV current affairs programme at BBC Bristol until May 2022. She also commissioned many long form factual programmes for BBC1, BBC 2 and BBC 4. Her BBC TV credits include Newsnight and Panorama and she recently worked as an executive producer on Radio 4. She trained as a newspaper journalist and she spent most of her career in the North East of England. She has three children and a sausage dog called Schnitzel.