Simon Farquhar is a writer and broadcaster. His plays include Rainbow Kiss (Royal Court Theatre), Dream Me A Winter (Old Vic and Wireless Theatre Company) and Candy Floss Kisses and Elevenses with Twiggy on BBC Radio 4, for whom he also wrote and presented the documentary A Sympathetic Eye as part of the series Archive on 4. His book A Dangerous Place was published in 2016. He writes regularly for The Independent, The Times and The Guardian.