Emma Boyd

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Life After The Apprentice

Interview with 2016 The Apprentice winner Alana Spencer, discussing how life has changed since winning and what is next for her baking business.

|printed in Around Town Wales magazine - Bridgend, Porthcawl & Maesteg Edition|

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Around Town meets the baking queen Alana Spencer

Alana Spencer secured a £250,000 business investment and 50/50 partnership with Lord Sugar after winning The Apprentice. She tells Around Town how life has changed in the last year and what’s next for her cake company Ridiculously Rich

|online copy published on Around Town Wales website|


A pill for happiness

A personal essay on mental health where I open up about my struggles with depression and anxiety after being diagnosed as a teenager.

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Hannah Cockroft MBE - Interview

Feature length interview with British Paralympian athlete Hannah Cockroft.

|published in Backtrack - official magazine for the British Athletics Supporters Club|

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Everything you need to know about Munchausen’s syndrome

Here’s the lowdown on a factitious mental health disorder where people make up or exaggerate illness or injury for attention, which is costing doctors time and money.

|written for home.bt.com on behalf of Press Association|

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5 of the best budget destinations for 2017

Your summer holiday doesn’t have to break the bank if these trips are anything to go by…

|written for home.bt.com on behalf of Press Assoication|

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7 of the best places to go on a picnic in the UK

Nothing says British summertime like a picnic, so here are some of the best places in the UK to pitch up, whatever the weather.

|written for home.bt.com on behalf of Press Association|

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Kitchen cleaning tips: The myths and the facts

In a time where our busy lives mean home cleanliness takes a back seat – what are the truths and lies regarding kitchen hygiene?

|written for home.bt.com on behalf of Press Association|

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7 ways to remove hair from a plughole

Is your bathroom plughole taking too long to drain the water? Here are several techniques you can try out to dislodge the clog without the need of a plumber.

|written for home.bt.com on behalf of Press Association|


South West Londoner Sports e-zine

December edition of South West London's sport e-zine with features covering the dangers of boxing, a fencer's Olympic dream, weight problems faced by jockeys and how a gentlemen's dispute formed one of the country's oldest athletics clubs.

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South West Londoner - US Election Special

Special edition e-zine covering the fall-out of the 2016 American election which saw Donald Trump take a surprise victory over Hillary Clinton to become the 45th President of the United States.


Were we right to criticise Rooney after drunken wedding event?

Podcast investigating the off-field behaviour of athletes, with particular focus on Wayne Rooney's boozy bender after England's win over Scotland in November 2016. Guests included Sun journalist Tom Barclay and former cricketer and coach Alan Butcher.

|Podcast produced for SWLondoner via Soundcloud|

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Mo-vellous! Fan-tache-tic Movember effort from News Associates mo bros

From shy stubble to heroic handlebars – our News Associates sports journalists tackled Movember head on to raise awareness for men’s mental health.

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All change at Streatham Ice Hockey Club as former Wightlink Raiders coach takes charge

A new-look Streatham Ice Hockey Club face London Raiders in the cup tonight after a week of departures and signings.

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Mo the force be with you! Bare-faced sports journalists team up to banish bum-fluff this Movember

A bare-faced team of News Associates journalists are battling it out to see who can banish their bum-fluff and magic up a moustache this Movember.