|Full name||Laura Canning|
Specialise in home affairs features, especially Northern Ireland, TV, crime, women's issues and homelessness, and working/travelling abroad, especially Japan. Also, consumer and first-person reader-led stories, eg BOTWOT, Take a Break etc, and satirical pieces on TV.
|Editorial work||News writing, Features writing, Editing, Sub-editing|
|Last updated||28-09-2011 18:09|
Graduated from City University in 2006 with PGDip in Magazine Journalism. Received a distinction at MA level in Arts in the Community (creative writing), Stranmillis, in 2003, and an undergraduate degree in 1996 from Queen's university Belfast. Have been publishing journalism since age 16 and fiction since 21. Currently working as a full time freelance journalist and novelist. Am an experienced sub and editor, and also teach creative writing. My novel Taste the Bright Lights is available on Amazon UK, and I am also experienced in editing fiction and drama.