The Children’s Media Foundation (CMF)

Jayne Kirkham

Jayne volunteers as a member of the CMF Executive Croup and is Clerk to the All Party Parliamentary Group on children's Media and the Arts, for CMF.

Jayne KirkhamA writer and youth activity worker with over thirty years’ experience working with and writing for children and young people, Jayne’s work ranges from small conservation films in Africa to international feature films.  She has developed and written for most formats: live theatre, live action, animation, apps, prose and poetry.  Having never known a world without Doctor Who and discovering Persian poetry via a Rocky and Bulwinkle cartoon, (The Ruby Yacht of Omar Khayyam) Jayne strives to make politicians aware of the value of good screen-based media in young peoples’ lives.  In 2011 she established the All-Party Parliamentary Group for Children’s Media and the Arts and is a member of the CMF Board.