David McClure is a television producer and freelance writer and journalist. He has worked for Reuters, BBC News and Thames Television and made current affairs programmes for Channel 4 and Sky News. He was also written for The Sunday Times and The Guardian and is currently developing a documentary on the royal finances.
I’m sorry to say that David McClure died from cancer this week. A former television producer, he had recently become best-known for his books on the wealth of the Royal Family.
David McClure’s Royal Privilege: The Queen’s True Worth was serialised in the Express and generated news stories around the world.
David McClure’s fascinating investigation into the wealth of the royal family Royal Legacy has been generating lots of interest, spurred by the engagement of Prince Harry to Meghan Markle.
David McClure’s book on the royal finances, Royal Legacy, has been generating huge interest following the Paradise Papers revelations about the offshore investments of the Queen and other royals. David McClure has contributed to numerous pieces, including the following:
BBC Panorama (video)
Another interesting piece from Royal Legacy author David McClure.
An interesting new piece by David McClure in the International Business Times:
David McClure’s sensational book about the royal finances, Royal Legacy, featured heavily this week in an article in the Daily Mirror on the proposed Buckingham Palace repairs.
David McClure has written a very interesting piece for the International Business Times on the royal family’s mysterious finances.
‘They do things differently on Planet Windsor. That’s the term given by Prince Charles’s most recent biographer to the rarefied world inhabited by the royal family. What Catherine Mayer had in mind were the peculiarities and rivalries of court life, but in my experience researching a book on the wealth of the Windsors it also applies to how the royal family is immune to the normal rules of public scrutiny.’
Royal Legacy by David McClure and The Devil’s Work by Dominic Adler have both been shortlisted for the People’s Book Prize. Both were published earlier this year by Thistle Books.
David McClure has written a fascinating opinion piece on the Queen’s finances, following the publication of his book Royal Legacy by Thistle Publishing.
There was a major feature in yesterday’s Hampstead and Highgate Express on David McClure’s new book Royal Legacy.
David McClure has written a three-part article for the The Royal Forums on The Queen’s True Worth. Part One is now available here.
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