A record of the press coverage and mentions
19th July 2017: FADV
I have linked with the FADV (Fight Against Domestic Violence) on a couple of occasion’s, You can find out more about that through my blog posts on saying no more and having my survivor story on cards at the FADV luncheon in Salt Lake City. On the FADV website you can read my survivor story.
27th June 2017: Hull Echo
Hull Echo is a website with the local news, views and whats on in the Hull area. I was featured in an article about my recent nomination for the BizMums Inspirational Mum Nomination for 2017, you can read more here.
21st June 2017: Estuary TV
Estuary Evening News at 5.30pm LIVE, I was interviewed at their studio and it was available in East Yorkshire and North Lincolnshire on Freeview Channel 7 and Virgin 159. Even you weren’t local you could still watch it on their Facebook page as it was broadcasted LIVE there. This was my first TV appearance and you can watch the clip here, around 6 1/2 minutes in.
21st June 2017: Emma The Little Bookworm
Emma has kindly shared my press release about my nomination for the Inspirational BizMum award, the support from bloggers like Emma is an important part of my writers life and I always thank them for their time. Thank you once again Emma. To read the press release visit Emma’s blog here.
15th June 2017: Hull Daily Mail
Using some of the online article to feature in the newspaper itself in regards to the BizMums nomination. The article was featured on page 9.
12th June 2017: Hull Daily Mail
I was recently nominated for ‘Inspirational Mum’ award in the BizMums Conference & Awards 2017, find out why I have been nominated and my response with a video clip on the Hull Daily Mail website here.
5th June 2017: UK Cache Mag
This is an article in the Jun-July issue of the UK Cache Mag is based on a new hobby I have adopted with my husband and children- Geocaching. I mentioned how it has not only given us a great outdoor lifestyle but it has helped from a writing perspective as well. You can download a copy of the magazine online here, I have also set up a family blog for our new hobby and it will soon feature there.
2nd May 2017: Hull City of Culture 2017 (Hull 2017)
2017 marks Hull as City of Culture, throughout the year each Monday they release a challenge to the people of Hull. I joined in straight away in the first week of January and in this article you can see my entry for week 1 featured by Hull 2017. I was delighted to notice this mention when doing some more research for another challenge. See the article here.
5th April 2017: BBC Radio Humberside
A call in and chat with David Burns (radio broadcaster of the year 2015) about the news on Mel B and coming out with her news that she was in an abusive relationship with her husband, expressing my thoughts, feelings, concerns and of course my book.
25th March 2017: Inks and Scratches Literacy Magazine
A four page spread on an article I wrote on ‘finding your why’, I talk about the message behind my novel and why its important that I am passionate about my work. You can purchase it on Amazon Kindle (free for Kindle Unlimited) and also on Paperback.
16th March 2017: For Reading Addicts
An online article about my discovery following on from Hull Daily Mail’s article and the social media presence that was received with my post, read more here.
16th March 2017: Hull Daily Mail
I discovered hundreds of books dumped into a skip locally due to the closure of an independent book shop, I posted the findings on social media as it’s a shame for them to go to waste. They could have been donated to women’s refuge’s, charity shops, homeless shelters or more. Read the full article online which links in with Isolation Junction as well, here.
5th October 2016: BBC Radio Humberside
A studio live interview with David Burns (radio broadcaster of the year 2015) about the book, my own experiences and my future plans. Burnsy instructed he would leave a copy of the book in the reception if anyone listening would like to read it- you never know who it could help.
18th August 2016: KCFM
A radio interview with me regarding my feelings on domestic abuse and an article featured on the website going into more detail about the upcoming release of the book. See the article online HERE.
16th August 2016: Hull Daily Mail
Article in the local newspaper and on their website. See the article online HERE.
5th August 2016: 6 Towns Radio
A radio interview with me regarding the upcoming release of my novel and its aim.
22nd March 2016: The Huffington Post