Mitchell Symons Last updated February 11, 2018
Mitchell Symons Born 11 February 1957 London, England Nationality British Spouse Penny Mitchell Symons (born 11 February 1957) is a British journalist and writer. Born in London, he was educated at Mill Hill School and the LSE where he studied Law. Since leaving the BBC, where he was a researcher and director, he has worked as a writer, broadcaster and journalist. He was a principal writer for the early UK editions of the board game Trivial Pursuit, and has devised many television formats. He wrote an award-winning opinion column for the . Daily Express 
He and his wife Penny Symons have two sons, Jack and Charles.
Awards 2010 Blue Peter Book Awards Best Book with Facts, Why Eating Bogeys Is Good For You  2011 Blue Peter Book Awards Best Book with Facts, Do Igloos Have Loos?  Published books Fiction All In The Lot No Red Light Shining Non-fiction Why Girls Can't Throw (and Other Questions You Always Wanted Answered)  That Book This Book of More Perfectly Useless Information The Other Book of the Most Perfectly Useless Information This, That and the Other (Compilation of That Book, This Book and the Other Book). Later re-released as The Ultimate Loo Book Forfeit! The Equation Book of Sports Crosswords The Equation Book of Movie Crosswords The You Magazine Book Of Journalists (four books, co-author) Movielists (co-author) The Sunday Magazine Book Of Crosswords The Hello! Magazine Book Of Crosswords (three books) How To Be Fat: The Chip and Fry Diet (co-author) The Book of Criminal Records The Book of Lists The Book of Celebrity Lists The Book of Celebrity Sex Lists National Lottery Big Draw 2000 (co-author) How to Avoid a Wombat's Bum The Sudoku Institute Book How To Speak Celebrity Where Do Nudists Keep Their Hankies? Why Eating Bogeys Is Good For You Don't Get Me Started: A Way-Beyond-Grumpy Rant About Modern Life  How Much Poo Does An Elephant Do? Why Do Farts Smell Like Rotten Eggs? Why Does Ear Wax Taste So Gross?  Mitchell Symons Diary 2010 Why You Need A Passport When You're Going To Puke  Do Igloos Have Loos? On Your Farts, Get Set, Go! Don't Wipe Your Bum With A Hedgehog The Book of Poker Calls (co-author) Desert Island Discs: Flotsam & Jetsam The Bumper Book For The Loo Why Spacemen Can't Burp Numberland Happily Never After: Modern Cautionary Tales Why Don't You Smell When You're Sleeping? There Are Tittles In This Title The World In Numbers Calendar 2017 The World In Numbers Calendar 2018
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