About

I am a journalist and editor based in London. 

I have just completed the Magazine Journalism MA course at City, University of London and graduated last year from the University of Warwick with first-class honours in Film and Television Studies.

I have written at multiple publications including The Times and The Sunday TimesThe Evening Standard and OurCultureMag.

I have a particular interest in topical news features, and arts, culture & entertainment writing.

How to watch BFI London Film Festival: cinemas, channels and highlights

The red carpet for the opening night of the London Film Festival won’t just be rolling out in the capital. About 35 cinemas across the UK — from Sheffield to Inverness, Belfast to Manchester — will also be showing the gala screening of The Harder They Fall, starring Idris Elba. The festival isn’t stopping there as it tries to spread the love of cinema. Ten partner cinemas will take their pick from 16 of the biggest openings this autumn. They are: Broadway Cinema in Nottingham, Chapter in Cardif

Photographer Don McCullin picks his most haunting images

Don McCullin is one of the greatest photographers of the 20th century. In a career that has spanned more than 60 years he has documented the unemployed, the impoverished and the victims of war, primarily working for The Sunday Times Magazine. In a recent conversation with readers of The Sunday Times and The Times, McCullin picked the finest photographs out of his extensive collection — many of which have taken a mental and, at times, physical toll on the photographer. “I don’t get any freedom f

The books that made us: Joan Collins and Maggie O’Farrell reveal all

When and where are you most likely to be found reading? In bed at night, usually in the early hours when I can’t sleep. Or by my swimming pool at my villa in France, which is where I most enjoy it. Which books are on your bedside table? I find real life much more interesting than a novel so you’ll find a biography of Mike Nichols, a biography of the Duchess of Windsor and Rupert Everett’s latest autobiography. Which author’s books do you always devour? Charles Dickens and Peter James, who s
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