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Elisabeth Winkler

I am a journalist working with small companies and big causes to create compelling evidence-based communications.

I craft and broadcast accurate and timely social media messages, blogs and articles, finding refreshing ways to communicate to the public. I know how to talk to other journalists and editors when it comes to attention-grabbing press releases.

Together, we share your powerful messages. I am a team player and happy to join the team adding flexible communications capacity.

More about Elisabeth Winkler

A journalist published in all the UK broadsheets including the Independent on Sunday, I have interviewed my share of big names such as Oliver Sacks and Boy George.

After 18 months as a political columnist in the Bristol Evening Post, I was editor for the Soil Association for eight years (2001 to 2009) including editor of Living Earth, news editor of Organic Farming and editor of the relaunched 1946 journal, Mother Earth.

An early adopter of social media, I launched the Soil Association on Facebook and Twitter in 2008. My food blog Real Food Lover was shortlisted for the Guild of Food Writers 2009 New Media Awards.

Fast freelancer with flair and focus, I add hit-the-ground-running senior communications capacity to your existing team.  It is amazing what can be achieved in one day.

Versatile communicator

ASHES, was shortlisted in the Fish Publishing Short Memoir 2013 Awards. I was commissioned by Changing Face Collective in 2015 to write a verbatim play based on interviews with people affected by accelerated gentrification in Lambeth – Where Will We Live? received a four-star review from The Stage. In 2016, I played York in a regendered Barded Ladies production of Henry VI part 3 in the Bristol Shakespearian Festival. In 2018, I played Mistress Quickly in the Apricity adaption of Henry IV parts 1 & 2, Between The Armies. I have been in several short films, including SPIT. In 2019, my work made the Fish long-list for Flash Fiction (Milk) and Poetry (Marram).  In 2019, I published two ebooks: ASHES a memoir to my late husband, Adrian Reid; and the ebook publication of his best-selling novel, CONFESSIONS OF A HITCH-HIKER. I was published in Mslexia in 2020.


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