Diana is an award-winning journalist, who trained as a newspaper reporter from the age of sixteen and was Women’s Editor on provincial daily newspapers. Her published work spans a great many topics, with women’s journalism a key interest but also travel, careers and business, and the craft of writing.
She has written for the Guardian, The Times and many women’s magazines including Prima where she was a staff Features Editor. Awards include a Society of Authors prize: Women’s Writer for Wales title, and an Arvon bursary.
She has been Managing Editor of five varied glossy magazines, including Greece travel magazine and Antiques & Collectibles magazine, and the Iceland supermarket magazine The Mag! Her books include How to get promoted…in 30 minutes (Kogan Page 2000) How to write for magazines…in one weekend (Canal Street Publishing Ltd 2006) and How to write travel articles…in one weekend (Canal Street Publishing Ltd 2007). Diana writes and presents her own radio shows and gives training courses in writing and journalism. She lives in her favourite city, Bath.
Diana tutors the following courses: Becoming a Successful Writer, Polish Your Writing Style, Make the Most of Your Life Experiences, Article Writing and Freelance Journalism
What Our Students Say
Diana has helped me a great deal and I have certainly gained confidence from her tutorials. Would you kindly send my thanks on to her - she is an outstanding tutor.