Keith Cooper is a journalist, researcher, and writer
Journalist, researcher, and writer.
-Experienced and award-winning investigative journalist, writer and researcher. Specialist areas include, social housing, social and mental health care, and local government.
-Written for The Guardian, the Sunday Mirror, the Spectator, Private Eye, and professional magazines, including, Inside Housing, Architects Journal, Health Service Journal, Local Government Chronicle, Construction News, and The Doctor. Author of thinktank reports (ResPublica) and journal articles.
-Investigations picked up by national press, TV, and radio, and cited in Parliament, textbooks, reports, and academic papers.
-Winner of the Mind Media Award publication of the year (2018) and Medical Journalists’ Awards mental health story of the year (2018). Highly commended for Medical Journalists’ Awards mental health story of the year (2019).
-Held senior posts in magazines, including acting editor at Local Government Chronicle, News Manager at Health Service Journal, and Deputy Editor at Inside Housing magazine.
-Reported on complex personal, legal, and financial stories, across range of public policy areas.
-Worked on campaigns for large political and professional institution (British Medical Association)