Will Wintercross


Based in London, journalist Will Wintercross has spent most of his career working overseas.

He recently worked at PBS NewsHour, and before that, his work appeared in several outlets, including FRONTLINE, The Telegraph, BBC, Sky News, BuzzFeed, and many more.

Between 2007 and 2016, he was a contributing photo and video journalist for The Daily Telegraph. He has won various awards for his work.

In 2001, at 19, he began his career reporting for The Ngami Times, a weekly newspaper in Maun, Botswana. He has lived in and documented life in Romanian sanatoriums in 2002; covered wars in Syria, Iraq, and Libya; made multiple trips to West Africa during the Ebola outbreak of 2014-15; and has also covered the major Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

He has also worked on assignments in Asia, Eastern Europe, Southern Africa, the U.S., China, and Russia. Most recently he was covering the COVID-19 outbreak in the U.K. for PBS NewsHour and the Global Health Reporting Centre.