UK Media Moves: Thursday 26 September

UK Media Moves including Express.co.uk, The Irish News, The Daily Telegraph, HELLO! and much more!

bbcgoodfood.com
Corporate Jet Investor
The Daily Telegraph
Exhibition News
Express.co.uk
HELLO!
The Irish News
Media10
Muddy Stilettos
Spacehouse Ltd
Tortoise
Freelance Update - Hattie Crisell
Freelance Update - Rosie Gižauskas
Freelance Update - Nicola Hanley
Freelance Update - Lisa Hibberd
Freelance Update - Philippa Pearne
Freelance Update - David Taylor
Lessons from a journalist: How to secure press coverage
London Press Club
The London Grill Club
Headlinemoney Masterclass 2019

bbcgoodfood.com
Lily Barclay has been promoted to Editor at bbcgoodfood.com, where she was previously Deputy Editor.

Corporate Jet Investor
Alud Davies has been promoted to Editor at Corporate Jet Investor. Previously Asia Editor, he can be found tweeting at www.twitter.com/bizjetblogger

The Daily Telegraph
Josh Kaplan has been appointed Social Media Editor at the ;Daily Telegraph. Prior to this he was Head of Audience at The Tab (U.S). Josh will work across the newsroom, covering lifestyle, news and politics. He can be found tweeting at www.twitter.com/jnkappers

Exhibition News
Saul Leese has been appointed Editor at ;Exhibition News. Prior to this he was working in B2B marketing. Saul can be found tweeting at www.twitter.com/saulleese and www.twitter.com/exhibitionnews

Express.co.uk
Hayley Anderson has been appointed TV Reporter at Express.co.uk, starting on 14 October. She is currently a News Reporter at the Newham Recorder, Ilford Recorder and Romford Recorder. She can be found tweeting at www.twitter.com/hayleyand94.

HELLO!
Danielle Stacey has been appointed Online Royal Correspondent at HELLO! magazine. Previously Royal Correspondent at Yahoo UK, Danielle can be found tweeting at twitter.com/daniellestacey1

The Irish News
Ryan McAleer has been appointed Business Journalist at The Irish News. Prior to this he was Business Correspondent for the Belfast Telegraph. Ryan can be found tweeting at twitter.com/ryanmcaleerbiz

Media10
Hugh Metcalf has joined Media10 as Content Editor, working on the websites for the Grand Designs Magazine and Good Homes magazine brands. He was previously Deputy Editor at Essential Kitchen Bathroom Bedroom Magazine.

Muddy Stilettos
Regional lifestyle website Muddy Stilettos Cambridgeshire (part of the successful national website Muddy Stilettos) has expanded in Suffolk to become Muddy Stilettos Suffolk & Cambs (suffolkcambs.muddystilettos.co.uk). Editor Hollie Bond is interested in receiving any news from PRs with travel, lifestyle, wellbeing, shopping, restaurants, beauty, fashion, children’s and interiors clients in these counties.

Spacehouse Ltd
Pippa Neill has joined Spacehouse as a new Reporter and will be working on the titles Air Quality News, New Start and Environment Journal. She recently graduated from the University of Birmingham.

Tortoise
Alexi Mostrous has been appointed Partner and Editor at the slow news platform Tortoise. He will focus on business and tech investigations and welcomes tips in these areas. Alexi, who was previously Saturday News Editor and Head of Investigations at The Times, can be found tweeting at twitter.com/aleximostrous

Freelance Update - Hattie Crisell
Hattie Crisell will leave her position as Acting Features Director of GRAZIA today and is now available for freelance commissions. Hattie previously worked for Vogue International and The Times, and has written for The New York Times and The Cut. From 29 September she will be based in Paris for four weeks, returning to London on 27 October.

Freelance Update - Rosie Gižauskas
Freelance Journalist Rosie Gižauskas is available for commissions, branded content and copywriting work. She focuses on women's interest, entertainment and celebrity interviews. She has written features for VICE, Broadly, COSMOPOLITAN, Time Out and many other magazines, websites and newspapers, as well as branded content for TM Lewin. She is especially interested in hearing about celebrity interview opportunities and women's interest and real life pitches. Rosie can be found tweeting at www.twitter.com/rgizza

Freelance Update - Nicola Hanley
Freelance Journalist Nicola Hanley is available for commissions in interiors and specialises in kitchens, bathrooms and bedrooms. She is happy to work to short deadlines.

Freelance Update - Lisa Hibberd
Lisa Hibberd has left her role as Associate Editor at Your Home Magazine to go freelance. She will be available for features, copywriting and online content opportunities from 1st October. She specialises in interiors, consumer news, technology, DIY and outdoors but is open to working on other projects too. A selection of her work can be viewed at www.clippings.me/lisahibberd and she can be found on LinkedIn at www.linkedin.com/in/lisa-hibberd/

Freelance Update - Philippa Pearne
Philippa Pearne has now returned from maternity leave. Philippa is a Freelance Journalist covering beauty, lifestyle and parenting and is available for commissions. Philippa has previously written for Grazia, The Telegraph, Sunday Times Style, The Pool and Glamour. She can be found tweeting at www.twitter.com/philippapearne

Freelance Update - David Taylor
Freelance Journalist David Taylor is available for commissions on travel, food and drink, sport and luxury lifestyle. He now has a website: www.davidrstaylor.com and can also be found tweeting at https://twitter.com/davidrstaylor. HIs Instagram can be viewed at https://www.instagram.com/davidrstaylor/

Lessons from a journalist: How to secure press coverage
Freelance journalist Suzanne Bearne, who writes for national titles including The Guardian, The Observer and the BBC and runs The Guardian's PR and Marketing Masterclass, is running two webinars in October. Part I on 3 October covers what stories journalists are looking for, finding creative ways to be featured in the press, and how presenting yourself as an expert can help land press coverage. Part II on 8 October covers how to improve your press releases and pitches, how to make the best out of all the digital platforms, and how to build relationships with journalists.

London Press Club
The London Press Club has organised a forum and Q&A session for media students to learn from the experts about entering journalism. It will be held from 6.30pm on Tuesday 8 October at Northcliffe House in Kensington, the home of the DMGT group - the Daily Mail, Mail on Sunday, Mailonline, Metro - and also of the Evening Standard, the Independent and the i newspaper. Senior journalists from national newspapers as well as training group executives will answer questions and give advice to media students. Student journalist tickets – which cost £7.50 – can be purchased via Eventbrite.

The London Grill Club
The next guests for The London Grill Club have been announced:

9 October - Rooney Anand. CEO of Greene King until 30 April and now Chairman of World Skills UK

12 November - Peter Hain. A Remainer will be joining - will we be in or out of the EU then?

3 December - Richard Tice, Brexit Party Chairman

The first event is at Shampers, 4 Kingly Street, W1, just off Regents Street at the Oxford Circus end, at 12.15 for a 12.45 start. The other venue is TBC.

David Selves will give the guests a grilling after a mixed grill meal and the audience are invited to submit questions either in advance, which will have more chance of being called, or before the meal on the date. The questioners selected will be invited to put their question from the floor as a part of the grilling process. Tickets are £27.50 each.

Headlinemoney Masterclass 2019
Headlinemoney will hold its annual Masterclass for new financial journalists on Wednesday 16 October at the Hallam Conference Centre, London W1. This free, one-day course is ideal for first/second-jobbers new to covering finance who need an intensive course in key areas. Sessions are presented by industry experts, each providing an overview of a particular sector. This year’s topics include pensions, challenger banks, personal money management and payment tech, mortgages, insurance and credit. A full agenda can be found here. As well as improving understanding of key finance-related issues, the Headlinemoney Masterclass also provides attendees with the opportunity to make great new press contacts and generate excellent story ideas. Register here.

About Natalie Beale

Natalie is Cision’s Senior Alerts Editor.

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