Work Experiences

As a journalism graduate, I have had a number of work experiences to enhance my skills as an aspiring writer.

Newark Advertiser

In July 2010 I underwent a two week’s work placement at my local newspaper, the Newark Advertiser. During this time I wrote news copy in the office, set up interviews over the phone, and went out with a photographer reporting on local stories. All of the articles that I wrote were published in the paper over a series of three weeks. You can read all of these articles here:

Stranger Collective

In May 2011 I underwent a two week’s work placement at Stranger Collective, a copywriting agency based in Penryn, Cornwall. During this experience, I spent time in the office researching and writing my own stories, writing reviews, editing copy, transcribing interviews, and carrying out competitor research.

I worked with some really exciting clients during this time, including:

Coca Cola’s Live Positively Collective website
Beach Retreats‘ Summer Issue
The Cornish Mining World Heritage‘s website
Port Eliot Festival‘s website

You can read all of the articles that I wrote/had published during this time here:

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