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2018 15/Nov

When you’re a Freelance Presenter and Reporter, one of your biggest tools for selling yourself is your showreel, so I try to keep mine updated every year. For the past week I’ve been watch old clips and recording new material to use in this year’s showreel and it’s been a wonderful experience to be reminded […]

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2018 6/Oct

For the past few months I’ve been particularly busy travelling the length and breadth of Wales and the West of England covering stories for Farming Today on Radio 4. Below are links to a few of my most recent reports… Bull Semen Jacuzzi Tomatoes Imported Bumblebees

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2018 8/Sep

Today I had the great pleasure of interviewing the lovely Rosamund Young on stage at the Cardiff Book Festival about his fantastic book, The Secret Life of Cows. If you have any interest at all in rural affairs, the countryside or wildlife I highly recommend you read it. The book gives a wonderful insight into […]

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2018 30/Jun

This time last year I was sat with my husband-to-be, eating an Indian takeaway and drinking a bottle of champagne! It was the night before our wedding and we decided to break with tradition and spend it together. The wedding itself was an intimate affair with just a couple of close friends and family, followed […]

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2018 11/Jun

For the past few months my production company, Memorable Creative Journalism (MCJ), has been working on a fantastic project. We were commissioned to make a short film about each of the nominees in the Chwarae Teg Womenspire Awards, so our crews have been travelling the length and breadth of Wales interviewing women who are leading […]

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2018 2/May

Listen again to my report on This morning’s Farming Today:   Truffles are a favorite with top chefs and foodies and among the most sought after the Perigord Black Truffles, which are traditionally grown in the Mediterranean. But in March last year one was successfully grown for the first time ever in the UK on […]

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2018 28/Apr

This month I’ve been in conversation with one of my favourite fashion designers. Tailor Nathan Palmer has dressed some of the biggest names in sport and celebrity, from Ian Wright to Graham Norton. He even created a bespoke suit for British & Irish Lions Captain Sam Warburton to wear for his meeting with the queen. […]

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2018 27/Mar

When it comes to healthy eating there always seems to be a new fad, and the latest craze is for something called Flexetarianism. I’ve been finding out more for Radio 4’s Farming Today show…

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2018 14/Mar

For the past few months I’ve been working on an exciting project for ITV Wales, called the Women’s Network. The aim has been to increase the number of female interviewees and experts who appear on the news, and the response has been overwhelming. I have loved meeting some truly inspirational women who are doing amazing […]

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2018 8/Mar

All this week Radio 4’s Farming Today show is looking at Agri Environment schemes, and asking what form they might take after Brexit, so I’ve been to meet Garry Williams whose farm benefits from Glister funding. Gary is a hill farmer in Gwynfe and the President of NFU Carmarthenshire, and he’s been telling me about […]

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