Vicky Beeching is an Oxford-educated theologian, writer and broadcaster specialising in the areas of religion, ethics and technology. She is also passionate about feminism and equality for women. She is based in London.
Her current work explores at the way the Internet is affecting morality, and the ethical minefields raised by social media and digital communication.
Vicky is a regular guest on TV and radio shows like BBC News, Sky News Sunrise, BBC Breakfast, ITV’s Daybreak, BBC1′s Sunday Morning Live, Channel 5 News, BBC 1′s The Big Questions, BBC Radio 4′s Sunday, BBC 2′s Good Morning Sunday with Clare Balding, BBC London 94.9 and numerous local BBC stations.
She is a Thought For The Day contributor on Radio 4′s Today programme.
She also reviews the newspapers on Sky News, BBC News, BBC Breakfast, ITV’s Daybreak, Radio 5 Live and LBC Radio.
In the press she’s given specialist comment on religious topics like the Church’s journey toward women bishops, the Church’s stance on same-sex marriage, the appointment of Pope Francis, and ongoing commentary on the work of Archbishop Justin Welby. She also comments on technology stories like the recent teen suicides resulting from cyber-bullying, online safety for kids, trolling, anonymity and the positive power of social media campaigning.
She also writes by-lined content for The Guardian, The Independent, BBC Religion and Ethics Online and other publications.
Following her studies at Oxford, Vicky spent eight years working in America. A USA talent agent headhunted her for work in music, radio and TV and Vicky accepted their offer, relocating to the States and becoming a familiar face and voice in American media. Whether hosting radio breakfast shows, speaking at the California Government’s prayer breakfast alongside Arnold Schwarzenegger, emceeing events for Disney, recording songs for EMI, or writing content for major magazines, her warm personality and passion won her a committed following.
Moving back to the UK two years ago, Vicky is now based in central London and splits her time between academic research, writing and broadcasting.
She is an open minded person of faith who respects people of all beliefs and none. She doesn’t fit into a typical box, which makes her refreshing and engaging. She brings with her almost 40k Twitter followers and 8k Facebook fans who actively engage with her media appearances and her academic topics of interest. Vicky represents ‘new media’ at its fullest and most current and this makes her an energising and innovative person to work with.
Vicky is represented by Knight Ayton Management. Get in touch via the contact page on this website, or via Twitter.