#FemaleFlashlight – The Eighth Wonder Programme

I was very flattered to be asked to be a #FemaleFlashlight featured as part of a new initiative launched to encourage young girls to go into sports leadership. I am very passionate about sport and have dedicated a lot of time to volunteering for various organisations who promote sports coverage over the years, as well as partaking in activities myself. You can read my blog on the site here and...

Summer of sport

I have wanted to be a sports journalist since I was at school so I was delighted to be able to complete a placement at Sky Sports News this summer. I spent some time working with the planning team, shadowing reporters, learning the ropes with production and also, working as part of the social media team. Whilst working with the digital media time, I wrote some stories, a selection of which you...

Girls United in reaching the top

Meridian Girls U14’s Football Club are hoping that the recent visit of Maryland Olympic Development  U14’s from across the pond will bolster the opportunities of the young  female footballers. Meridian hosted the American team at the beginning of April, playing the touring side at Holcombe Hockey Club in an 11 a side match which finished 1-1. They were selected from four local teams in...