Jess McCabe

I am a journalist and these are some of the stories I've been working on lately

Monthly Archives: March 2014

My latest profile for Inside Housing is of Bristol’s…

My latest profile for Inside Housing is of Bristol’s mayor, George Ferguson: ——- Painting Bristol red Bristol mayor shares dreams of homes George Ferguson wants Bristol to build homes – not houses. Jess McCabe finds out about his ambitious plans to deliver developments with a soul George Ferguson, the first elected mayor of Bristol, is famous for his red trousers.…

Freedom to roam Brighton Housing Trust is no housing giant -…

Freedom to roam Brighton Housing Trust is no housing giant – but it’s a massive technological help to its clients. Jess McCabe reports Tim Hughes rummages in a plastic shopping bag, pulling out some crumpled pieces of paper. The 56-year-old, with a Brighton Seagulls football scarf slung around his neck, has dug out the certificates he earned for completing three…

Rising to the challenge of Scotland’s fight against floods

‘There’s no natural weather anymore’ Professor James Curran has studied the environment all his life. Now he’s in charge of Scotland’s fight against floods. He tells Jess McCabe how he’ll rise to the challenge My eyes are drawn to James Curran’s tie. It’s blue. It’s snazzy. Turning it over to show me the Institute of Physics label underneath, the chief…