The Observer email address published at the end of all my reviews goes direct to me, and is the best to use. It is not filtered by a bunch of serfs, chained to a radiator in the basement. It’s just me. I read and attempt to reply to them all. Apologies if, for whatever reason, I don’t always manage to do so.

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I am a patron of The Food Chain, a brilliant charity giving nutritional advice and support for people with HIV. They are currently my designated charity. To find out more about their work click on the logo.


For all television and radio enquiries, and for after dinner speaking and so on, please contact, my agents at curtisbrown:

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Tel: 020 7393 4460


For all live work, including both one man shows and music, I am represented by Alex Fane at United Agents:

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Tel: 020 3214 0996


For all enquiries with regards to books, I am represented by Jonny Geller at Curtis Brown.

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Tel: 020 7393 4400


You can also follow me on Twitter @jayrayner1 and I have a page on Facebook.

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Photo credits

Levon Biss, Bella West and Shawn Pearce.