Sophie Atherton - Freelance Journalist

After 10 years in the business I have more cuttings than I know what to do with. These are just a few examples of my previous work. Some are in the form of links to the website on which the item appears but where the piece isn't available online I've reproduced it so it can be read here.

This is a news piece I wrote for The Guardian:

This is a piece I wrote for The Guardian’s Word of Mouth food blog:

This piece appeared in The Guardian's G2 section:

I did this interview, with New Model Army's Justin Sullivan, for Cornwall Today magazine:
Cornwall character feature

I was asked to write this short piece for an RSPB booklet ‘Celebrating Seabirds’:
The magic of seabirds

This article appeared in the, sadly now defunct, magazine Devon Today:
Inspired by nature

I wrote this piece about Steve Knightley of folk duo Show of Hands, for Dorset magazine:
Made in Dorset

Sophie Atherton - Freelance Journalist

I am an experienced journalist and broadcaster, with a background in newspapers, radio and PR, and also an accredited beer sommelier! I am available for regular or occasional writing gigs, radio and TV appearances, PR consultancy and also to host beer tastings, talks and other similar events.

To discuss commissions, rates and availability contact me at: or on +44 (0)7946 112025


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