Timothy John Marshall (born 1 May 1959) is a British journalist, author, and broadcaster, specialising in foreign affairs and international diplomacy. Marshall (formerly diplomatic editor and foreign affairs editor for Sky News) is a guest commentator on world events for the BBC, Sky News and a guest presenter on LBC.

Books in order of publication:

Dirty Northern B*st*rds – about the history of Britain’s football chants (August 2014, Elliott & Thompson).

Prisoners of Geography (July 2015) is an international bestseller explaining how a country’s geography affects their internal fortunes and international strategy.

Worth Dying For – The Power & Politics Of Flags  is a book which covers the symbolism, culture and history behind the world’s flags. Published by Elliott & Thompson (September 2016).

Divided – Why We’re living in an Age of Walls (Release: March 2018)

Shadowplay – Behind The Lines & Under Fire (The Inside Story Of Europe’s Last War). A book which documents the downfall of Slobodan Milošević and contains Marshall’s account of his experiences during the Yugoslav Wars. (Release: June 2019)

Prisoners of Geography – Our World Explained in 12 Simple Maps. (Children’s illustrated title. Released October 2019)

The Power of Geography – Ten Maps That Reveal The Future Of Our World – 2021