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Location, United Kingdom
Introduction Former local newspaper staff journalist, most significantly editor of the Teen Spirit weekly youth/music page - "West Berkshire's answer to NME". Various freelance writing projects over the years; mainly arts/cultural (especially comedy and music) and lifestyle. Regular feature writer for Out & About magazine, arts reviewer and interviewer for Newbury Weekly News and, and occasional contributor to LouderThanWar, OMG! and LightsGoOut zine. Previously I was a regular columnist for Hobsons Publishing's Student magazine, and feature writer for overseas student and sports teacher/student publications and the Good University Guide. I have also produced copy and content for advertorial publications and features, for the Newbury Weekly News, including "Bring Music To Your Ears", which won Best Paid-For Advertisement Feature at the Newspaper Society's Weekly Newspaper Awards. I'm available for freelance work - features, interviews, reviews and press releases. I post everything I have published onto the blog, so please browse to see examples of my work. To get in touch, please email me at
Interests Buying pretty things then feeling guilty about the expense.
Favorite Movies Pretty In Pink, Lost In Translation, The Piano, Strictly Ballroom, Lost Boys
Favorite Music Tim Finn, Neil Finn, Liam Finn, Dodgy! And some other stuff.
Favorite Books Whatever Book Club is making me read this month.