Conrad Landin


Conrad LandinI’m a freelance journalist based in Glasgow – specialising in politics, industry, education and transport. If you’d like to commission me, or get in touch any other reason, my email address is cplandin29 [at]

I was head of communications at Scottish Labour from 2019 to 2021, the Morning Star’s Scotland editor 2018 to 2019 and the Morning Star’s industrial reporter 2014 to 2018. My news reporting has also appeared in the Daily Mirror, the Guardian, the i and the Camden New Journal.

I have written extensively on the railways and the wider transport sector, for publications including RAIL, RailReview, the Locomotive Journal and RMT News.

My reviews and cultural commentary have appeared in Tribune, Jacobin, Apollo, the TLS, the LRB, Prospect and the New Statesman.

I have worked as a freelance broadcast pundit on Sky News, LBC, and the BBC, and I have spoken frequently on panels at political and cultural events.

You can also follow me on Twitter: @conradlandin.