An award-winning journalist with more than 20 years of experience of working in regional newspapers and news websites.
Prior to that I was Audience Editor and Arts Editor for the Liverpool Echo.
I also co-host the podcast Beatles City and hosted Liminal, a podcast of stories about our coastline. And I write a weekly podcast reviews column, which is syndicated across Reach Plc's regional newspapers.
I have been a professional journalist since 2000, predominantly working for the Liverpool Post & Echo in a range of reporting and senior management positions across Features, News and Business.
My previous role was Audience Editor for the Liverpool Echo, a role that focussed on reader engagement and developing social media and registrations strategies, as well as leading on SEO and helping to run the site day-to-day. I was also the Echo's Arts Editor and hosted and produced Liminal, a podcast featuring stories of our coastline.
I write a weekly podcast reviews column syndicated across Reach Plc's regional newspapers and co-host the podcast Beatles City.
I have won and been short-listed for a number of journalism awards including, most recently, Society of Editors Regional Press Awards 2019: Highly Commended, Features/Long Read Writer of the Year; O2 Awards North West 2017: What's On team short-listed for Digital Team of the Year.