David Bradford is a freelance feature writer, journalist and editor. He writes about running, cycling, health, sight loss, culture and social affairs, and has contributed to a wide range of publications including the Independent, the Times, the Daily Telegraph, the Guardian, the Irish Times, VICE.com, Runner’s World, Running Fitness and Cycling Weekly.

In 2019 David published We Happy Few, the World War Two memoir of his late grandfather Richard M. Wicker.

David is an amateur long-distance runner with a marathon personal best of 2:28:46, and is a co-founder of the Run Store Sussex Road Race Challenge.

In 2006, aged 24, David was diagnosed with the degenerative eye condition retinitis pigmentosa (RP), and supports the work of Retina UK.

You can contact David by e-mail at dbradford.freelance@gmail.com