Shiv Malik thought he was onto something special. He’d been working with a source who was offering incredible insights into the UK terrorist scene. And now, this same source was saying he was ready to turn his back on his past life and he wanted Shiv to tell that story. Then things fell apart. Shiv's book The Messenger will be released in June 2019. Read all about it: https://www.waterstones.com/book/the-messenger/shiv-malik/9781783350452 Hosted and produced: Maeve McClenaghan Production support: Cheeka Eyers Music: Dice Muse, Poddington Bear, Blue Dot Sessions and Komiku
Welcome to The Tip Off- the podcast where we take you behind the scenes of some of the best investigative journalism from recent years. Each episode we’ll be digging into an investigative scoop- hearing from the journalists behind the work as they tell us about the leads, the dead-ends and of course, the tip offs. There’ll be car chases, slammed doors, terrorist cells, meetings in dimly lit bars and cafes, wrangling with despotic regimes and much more. So if you’re curious about the fun, complicated detective work that goes into doing great investigative journalism- then this is the podcast for you.