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Daily Star
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Men’s Health
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STV News
The Sun
Surrey Live
The Sybarite
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The Travel Diaries
Vogue Business
Freelance Update - Philippa Pearne

 

5 News
5 News relaunches on 8 November with an hour-long edition. The expanded programme will deliver a greater depth of stories to a teatime audience – keeping the pace and tone enjoyed by existing 5 News viewers with an increased emphasis on analysing the issues that affect their lives the most. The ITN-produced programme will be presented by Sian Williams and Claudia-Liza Vanderpuije and run from 5pm to 6pm.

Daily Star
Billie Schwab Dunn
has joined the Daily Star as a Features Writer. Billie has freelanced for titles including Fabulous, Popsugar, Insider and Cosmopolitan, and was also a TV Reporter for Metro.co.uk. She can be reached via email or found on Twitter @Billie_SD

ITV
Natalie Edwards
has been appointed as Head of Showbiz at ITV's Loose Women. She was formerly Senior Entertainment Producer at ITV's This Morning and can be reached at the same email address. Natalie can be followed on social media on Instagram and Twitter via @Morning_Natalie

Men’s Health
Daniel Davies
has been promoted to Digital Features Editor at Men’s Health. Daniel, who joined the title in 2018 as a Staff Writer, can be reached via email. He wants to hear from freelancers who have stories which will aid, educate, or entertain men. Check out Men’s Health’s pitching guidelines for further details. Daniel can be found on Twitter @iamdanieldavies

MyLondon
Josiah Mortimer 
has joined MyLondon in the newly created role of City Hall Editor. Josiah was previously Co-Editor of Left Foot Forward and is interested in London news stories, particularly with strong human-interest angles, and stories related to the Mayor of London and the London Assembly. Contact Josiah via email or find him on Twitter @josiahmortimer

STV News
Kirstin Tait
has joined STV News as a Production Journalist. Previously at The Press and Journal, Kirstin can now be reached at her STV email address. Her Twitter handle is @kirstintait

The Sun
Political Correspondent Natasha Clark is now covering the environment beat at The Sun. In addition to reporting on Westminster, Natasha will be celebrating and championing Sun readers' green efforts and covering breaking environmental news. She can be found on Twitter @natashac

SurreyLive
Emily Coady-Stemp
is now a Local Democracy Reporter for SurreyLive, covering Guildford, Elmbridge, Epsom & Ewell, Mole Valley, Reigate & Banstead and Tandridge councils.

The Sybarite
Tom Weijand
 is now a Columnist for The Sybarite. In his column “The Luxury Gent” Tom will mainly be reviewing luxury items and providing deep dives into, and long form reviews of, products and experiences. He is keen to receive pitches etc from brands focused on Luxury, Lifestyle, Food/Cooking/Dining, Audio/visual, Tech, Men’s fashion, Travel, Cycling, Sailing, Extreme sports, Windsurfing, Kitesurfing, Mountain biking, Art & Literature. Tom is interested in anything that falls under the luxury umbrella, but a wider, potentially more esoteric interpretation. He can be reached via email or found on LinkedIn.

The Times
Lauren Probert
has started as Assistant News Editor at The Times after joining them from the i paper, where she was Breaking News Editor. Lauren can be found on Twitter @laurenrprobert

The Travel Diaries
Season 6 of The Travel Diaries podcast, hosted by Journalist and Editor Holly Rubenstein, launches today across all podcast platforms. Episode One features Oscar-nominated actor, Stanley Tucci. Previous guests have included Michael Palin, Hugh Bonneville and Heston Blumenthal.  Holly can be reached via email and on Instagram @hollyrubenstein

Vogue Business
Dr Andrew Salerno-Garthwaite
(@AndGarth) will be joining Vogue Business next month as Data Editor. Andrew is a data journalist and statistician who has previously worked for the Financial Times.


Freelance Update - Philippa Pearne
Former Glamour Beauty Editor Philippa Pearne has launched her new business MyBeautyEditor, an impartial personal beauty shopping and product mentoring service to help clients find the solutions to all their beauty uncertainties, advise on what to use according to their needs and make them feel confident in what they’re spending their money on. Alongside this, Philippa will also be continuing with her journalism and copy writing so is still available for commissions and will need to be kept updated on any product launches going forward. Since going freelance she has written for the likes of Grazia, Huff Post, The Telegraph, The Sunday Times Style, Indy Best, Boots Health and Beauty, Refinery 29 and Fabulous. Instagram: @mybeautyeditor_pp Twitter: @mybeautyeditor

 

 


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