John Nicolson is the Member of Parliament for Ochil and South Perthshire. Educated at Glasgow University and Harvard, he is a journalist and broadcaster by profession.
He was a reporter on ‘Newsnight’, the presenter of BBC ‘Breakfast’, and has been a radio anchor at LBC, Radio Scotland and Talk Radio.
John is the first in his family to go to university, and graduated from the University of Glasgow before going on to Harvard on a scholarship.
He lived in the USA for a number of years and was a speechwriter in the United States before returning home to begin work at the BBC.