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Bauer Media
Bournemouth Daily Echo
CNN Worldwide
Devon Live
Future Publishing
GB News
IR Magazine
MoneySavingExpert.com
Newsweek
Reach plc
Rhotic Media
Scratch
Journalist Update - Sophie Beresiner
Freelance Update - Arthur House
Freelance Update - Natalie Cornish

 

Bauer Media 
Following on from his hosting of the series ‘London Calling’, Martin Kemp is to extend his presenting duties on Greatest Hits Radio with a new Friday evening show. Further information can be viewed here

Bournemouth Daily Echo
Jason Lewis
 has been promoted to Chief Reporter at the Bournemouth Daily Echo. Previously Court and Crime Correspondent, Jason can be found on Twitter @JasonDailyEcho

CNN Worldwide
Angela Dewan
has been appointed International Editor for Climate at CNN. Angela, who is based in London, takes up the role on July 19. She currently serves as Senior Digital Producer and can be found on Twitter at @angeladewan

Devon Live
Devon Live has launched the new channel North Devon Live as part of the existing website. Reporter Ami Wyllie has been recruited to join Becky Dickinson, Alex Davis and Lewis Clarke in covering the area, working alongside Devon Live Content Editor George Thorpe. The team at North Devon Live can be found on Twitter @NorthDevonLive_  

Future Publishing 
Future Plc has published a new print title celebrating drag queens in popular culture. Edited by Darren Scott, who is also Editor of SFX, the magazine celebrates drag in music, films, television and stage - including legendary figures such as Lily Savage and Divine. It is available in stores widely and is being distributed globally. Drag! The Ultimate Dragazine can be found on Twitter @TheDragazine.

GB News 
Daniel Sperling has joined GB News as a Producer. Previously Showbiz Reporter and Social Media Manager at The Sun and Showbiz Editor at Digital Spy, Daniel can be found on Twitter @dan_sperling  

IR Magazine 
Maria Ward-Brennan has been appointed as a Reporter at IR Magazine, covering the investor relations sector and areas including MiFID II. Maria was previously a Reporter at Captive Insurance Times.

MoneySavingExpert.com  
Emily White
has joined MoneySavingExpert.com as a News Reporter. Emily, who previously reported for multiple Reach plc titles, can be found on Twitter @EmilyJ_White  

Newsweek  
Jenny Desborough is now an SEO Reporter at Newsweek, joining them from her Film Reporter role at the Daily Express. Jenny, who was also a TV Reporter for the Daily Mirror, can be found Tweeting @jennydesborough

Reach plc 
Suruchi Diwan has joined Reach plc as a Property Writer and will be creating property related content, majorly for newsletters and occasionally for publications such as the Daily Mirror, Daily Star and Daily Express.

Rhotic Media 
Rhotic Media has hired four new journalists. 

Alastair O’Dell will be joining the Institutional Finance team as a financial journalist on 12 July. He joins from PE Media Network, where he was Editor of Transition Economist and Hydrogen Economist. Prior to this, he was the Editor of Euromoney’s Global Investor Group between 2011 and 2017 and Features Editor of Pensions Insight and Engaged Investor before that. He will report to Team Leader Nick Reeve. 

Hannah Godfrey is joining the Retail Finance team on 19 July, reporting to Jenny Turton. Hannah joins from City A.M. where she covered professional services, insurance, property and retail. Prior to her work at City A.M., she was at Incisive Business Media as Deputy Editor of Retirement Planner and was also News Editor at Professional Adviser.

Ella Farmer and Niamh Smith are joining the Companies & Markets team under Rhotic Media’s award-winning degree apprenticeship programme as trainee financial journalists. They will both be working three days a week and studying for two days a week at London South Bank University. Their first day will be 16 August. Both will report to Simon Watkins, the newly promoted Team Leader of the Companies & Markets team.  

Scratch 
Emma Hobday, previously Freelance Beauty Writer at Slapp, has been appointed News & Features Writer at Scratch magazine. In this role, Emma will be creating newsworthy content across Scratch’s print and digital platforms to inspire, inform and educate professionals in the nail sector.

Journalist Update - Sophie Beresiner
 
Sophie Beresiner will be returning from maternity leave tomorrow. Sophie is Beauty and Style Director at Buro 24/7 and also writes columns for The Sunday Times STYLE. She can be found Tweeting @sophieberesiner and on Instagram @sophieberesiner

Freelance Update - Arthur House  
 
Arthur House is available for freelance work after leaving his Associate Editor role at The Economist’s 1843 magazine. Arthur is continuing to freelance for 1843 writing the Brand Illusions column, which lifts the veil on marketing and branding techniques. If you represent a brand or product doing something different or interesting - e.g. advertising/design/packaging/logo - he'd like to hear from you. Find him on Twitter @arthur_house

Freelance Update - Natalie Cornish
 
Natalie Cornish, Acting Digital Editor at Red, will be leaving the publication at the end of July to return to freelance. Alongside her role at Red, she has previously freelanced for The Sunday Times, ELLE and STYLIST, and will be available for shifts and commissions across women’s lifestyle, news and features. Her specialisms include SEO writing, content strategy, ecommerce, commercial copywriting and digital editing.

 


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