Services- Journalist, Researcher, Copywriter

News and feature writing

I have worked extensively in business-to-business publishing, including periods as Food Editor of The Publican and Features Editor of Retail Week. I have written news and features for magazines and websites including Caterer & Hotelkeeper, The Grocer, The Publican’s Morning Advertiser, Inapub, Propel Quarterly, Cost Sector Catering, Eat Out, Freehouse, Off Licence News, In-Store Marketing, Club Mirror, Golf Club Hospitality, and many others.


Alongside my experience as a news and feature writer, I have extensive experience as an editor. I was founding Editor of, a news website for retail professionals. For The Publican, I edited ‘Your Business’, a monthly magazine supplement, and had extended periods covering key roles including City & Business Editor, Features Editor and News Editor.

Reports and newsletters

I have wide experience of writing and editing employee and customer newsletters and magazines for print, email and web.


I have extensive experience of PR, marketing and advertising copywriting.


I have worked on a number of bespoke research projects for food and drink companies, as well as undertaking research for TV programmes on pubs and pub food.


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