Gavin Haines is a multimedia journalist based in London, England. He reports regularly for the The Telegraph, BBC and National Geographic Traveller, plus various other award-winning titles.

A specialist in environmental and travel reportage, his stories have been shortlisted for prizes at the Travel Media Awards (2016), the British Travel Press Awards (2012) and the EDF Media Awards (2010).

Gavin’s pursuit of a good story has taken him all over the world – from the Sahara Desert to the Arctic Circle – and his favourite destinations are Scotland, Sri Lanka and Rwanda.