|Known for||Television news presenting|
|Title||News Presenter, Journalist|
He joined ITV Border in 1997 as a co-presenter of Lookaround. In February 2009 he was redeployed as a correspondent, based in Carlisle, as part of the newly formed ITV Tyne Tees & Border news service.
- Presenters Armstrong, Pearson and Backshall survive Border TV axe, News & Star, 13 January 2009
- ITV Border's Photos - Meet the team. Facebook, 28 September 2010