Marverine Cole

Marverine is a multi-award-winning journalist and broadcaster from Birmingham, who’s chapter about mental health features in BLACK BRITISH LIVES MATTER edited by Sir Lenny Henry and Professor Marcus Ryder (Faber).  Her media and journalism career spans more than 30 years, as a reporter, producer and news anchor for many of the UK’s most watched and listened to broadcasters, including Sky News, 5 News, BBC 5 Live and BBC Radio 4.  She’s a regular commentator on the day’s news & current on daytime TV shows like Steph’s Packed Lunch (Channel 4) and This Morning (ITV). Marverine is also a qualified Beer Sommelier, who is the resident expert & columnist on all things beer for BBC Good Food magazine and online.