|Full name||Patricia King|
Celebrity interviews, gardening, wildlife, consumer matters
|Editorial work||News writing, Features writing, Editing, Sub-editing|
|Last updated||13-10-2011 10:02|
Publishing professional experience in consumer/trade and leisure journalism.
Currently working as a freelance sub-editor on a quality national daily newspaper.
Strong publishing background including local and national newspapers and magazines.
For 16 years worked as chief sub/assistant editor/production editor Saga magazine ensuring copy arrived on time, deadlines were met and the magazine went to press per schedule and on budget.
Conducted many celebrity interviews including Stefanie Powers; Ken Hom; Lesley Garrett; Murray Walker and secured an exclusive interview (rarely given) with the late Ruth Khama (wife of the first president of independent Botswana).
Also published in The Times (Money); Amateur Gardening Magazine.
I am also interested in all aspects of wildlife, gardening with wildlife in mind and environmental stories.
For several years edited and produced a regular magazine for a motorsport enthusiasts' club.