Grace Fletcher-Hackwood

Freelance writer

I'm a skilled, versatile writer with experience writing and editing fiction, political commentary, travel writing, blogs, reviews, promotional material, email copy, leaflet copy, press releases, social media content, product descriptions and more.

United Kingdom




6 Reasons Why February Is The Hardest Month For Your Marriage

Ask a divorce lawyer and they'll tell you that January is their busy season: it's the most common month for divorce . Holiday stress and financial woes take an emotional toll on...

BuzzFeed Community

How To Stop Procrastinating When You've Left It Far Too Late And Everything Is Terrible

So, you've got to go back to work or school in a few days and that Big Project you swore you would have finished by now is, surprise surprise, not finished. You have no idea how...


The 6 Worst Things You Can Do After A Running Injury

If running is your life, then an injury can seem like the end of the world. But take heart from the fact that you're not alone - around at some point during their running life....

Political blogs/articles


Their "cute" ad is the tip of the iceberg-this is how the DWP damages real relationships

You have now reached your limit of 3 free articles in the last 30 days. But don't worry! You can get another 7 articles absolutely free, simply by entering your email address in...

LabourList | Labour's biggest independent grassroots e-network

Manchester's Riotous History | LabourList

By Grace Fletcher-Hackwood / @msgracefh Tuesday's outbreak of looting was a violent and unwelcome interruption to the busy calendar that is August in Manchester. At this time of...

The Huffington Post UK

Rape 101

Julian Assange is accused of rape. I thought this whole 'it was only sex without a condom!' thing was cleared up by now, but I've still been seeing tweets to that effect over...


The Aspiring Gentleman

Everything You Need To Know About Wearing Suspenders - The Aspiring Gentleman

Suspenders - also known as braces - are how men used to keep our pants up. This timeless piece of men's fashion dates back at least as far as the 18th century when rudimentary...


6 Signs You Need To Replace Your Toothbrush

As any Whitby dentist will tell you, replacing your toothbrush regularly is important. It's really a matter of efficacy rather than of health. Although there are a lot of germs...

Pronto Pest Management

How to treat the most common bug bites - Pronto Pest Management

Being bitten or stung by some kind of insect is as much a part of summer as pool parties and barbecues - and you can be reassured that the vast majority of bug bites are not...


The Fitness Insider

63 Reasons to Exercise - Work Out to Change Your Life - The Fitness Insider

Wondering if you should work out? Here's a list of 63 reasons to exercise. Physical activity reduces your risk of illness, allows you meet new people, lets you disconnect, helps...

7 Tips For Going Green With Your Business - Northland Towers

Every year, millions of Americans take steps to reduce their carbon emissions, to save money, tackle climate change, and protect the planet for the future. Businesses can cut...

7 Signs It's Time To Move Out of the Home Office


5 Reasons you should workout before work

When you're busy - whether with work, family or a combination of the two - it can be hard to find time to fit in a workout at all. Some people prefer to grab a quick gym session...

Newspaper columns

Manchester Evening News

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