Interview: TOM KERR Tom Kerr was appointed editor of the Racing Post in 2018. Prior to that he had been at the newspaper for for nine years, earning a reputation as a journalist that gets the controversial big issues that often upset the racing cart with often hostile reaction. Meeting Tom Kerr.
TOM KERR (part 4 of 4 NEW UPDATE)
We revisit Tom Kerr after his promotion to Editor of the Racing Post. He talks about his plans for the paper and discusses some of the ‘big issues’ facing the title and racing in general.
TOM KERR (part 1 of 4)
The Racing Post’s Tom Kerr talks about his background, or not, in horse racing, his love affair with Kauto Star and the BHA graduate scheme. He talks Kempton Park and other culturally important buildings and venues being under threat. He also answers critics of the Racing Post and defends the reputation of the paper and the spiking of his feature on a Chechen warlord and his opinions on FOBT’s.
TOM KERR (part 2 of 4)
The Racing Post’s Tom Kerr continues his interview talking about Fixed Odds Betting Terminals and his view on the whip in horse racing and the storm he kicked up after his piece was published.
TOM KERR (part 3 of 4)
In the final part of our interview with Tom Kerr, Tom talks about his punting activities, gives bookmakers a broadside, punters getting their bets on and he also talks the big issues facing racing.
Simon Nott is author of:
Skint Mob! Tales from the Betting Ring