Freelance journalist, writer and media trainer. Ex-Chief Writer Edinburgh Evening News, now a free agent. Available for work, so please send some.

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I've been a news and features journalist for more than 30 years, working with daily and regional newspapers.
During that time I've worked as reporter, features specialist, news editor, features editor and sports editor. I've worked on stories as diverse as the death of Princess Diana, the Dunblan...

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Nov 23, 2017

@ChurchillHT Thanks Carolyn. Lovely to be shortlisted, much need wee boost to my day.

Nov 23, 2017

Delighted to be shortlisted in the Best Article News category. Congratulations to fellow nominees - some really powerful work being recognised. Good luck all.

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What was your first job as a journalist?

Reporter at the Dunfermline Press.

How is social media changing news?

If I read another listicle pretending to be news...

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Scottish Press Awards

2014 - Features Writer of the Year
Shortlisted Features Writer of the Year 2014 Scottish Press Awards.