Meet Heather

About the Author

Heather Brooke is an award-winning writer, journalist and activist. Her unprecedented five-year campaign for the full disclosure of MPs’ expenses led to a full-scale reform of the Parliamentary expense system.

Heather is the author of The Silent State (Heinemann) and Your Right to Know (Pluto Press).

She is Professor of Journalism at City University’s Department of Journalism and a regular contributor to newspapers and television programmes.