Educated at Heversham Grammar School, Westmorland, and Hertford College, Oxford, where he read law, Fletcher worked for various newspapers before being appointed news editor of The Sunday Telegraph. He left to become editor of The Independent on Sunday from 1998 to 1999, then returned to be Editorial Director of Hollinger Telegraph New Media, the internet arm of Telegraph Group Limited, from 2000 to 2003 and Editorial Director of Telegraph Group Limited from 2003 to 2005.
A Free Press Is a Press That Is Free to Behave Badly ... but the 'Sun' Is as Old-Fashioned as It Is Awful, Says 'Independent on Sunday' Editor Kim Fletcher
May 30, 1999; My colleague was troubled by the Sun's holiday snap of Sophie Rhys-Jones. He'd read about the row. He'd a good idea what was in...