James Blake

Freelance Writer and Editor

United Kingdom

Award-winning writer, journalist and editor with 20 years’ experience in travel, lifestyle, current affairs and news journalism, editing, proofreading, copywriting, social media, corporate and charity communications, publishing and PR.

Working with some fabulous clients, I’ve created copy and content for organisations including Channel 4, Viacom UK (MTV, Channel 5), Rolls Royce, The Civil Aviation Authority, Imperial College Health Partners, National Air Traffic Services, Roke, Cadent, Bayer, Southern C0-OP, the Met Police and more.

"It was a pleasure working with James, fantastic copy and so many exciting angles for further ideas – a creative's dream partner! Can't wait for our next collaboration!"
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Portfolio
CAA
12/15/2020
STEM Animation

Fun video from the CAA aimed at younger kids. I developed the raw concepts and created the script.

Independent Travel News
Norway

Travel destination article for leading travel trade magazine

The Surgery
Cadent Gas | The Surgery

Creation of a corporate narrative and internal comms materials for one of the UK's largest gas and electricity providers

Bedfed
03/20/2019
BedFed

Police news story

Organic Life Magazine
2006
Rock Chic

Interview with Jo Wood founder of Jo Wood Organics and ex wife of Rolling Stone Ronnie Wood...

Furniture and Cabinetmaking Magazine
A Life of Luxury

A feature on stately home Eltham Palace for top hobby magazine...

Brighton Evening Argus
The Show Goes On

Page three lead feature story for daily newspaper covering Brighton and Sussex

Sevenoaks Chronicle
Altar fire

Front page article for local newspaper for Sevenoaks and West Kent...

Essexfedfocus
Essex Fed Focus

AN ESSEX Police Officer who had his wrist fractured making an arrest has hit out at the leniency the courts showed to his attacker - saying he feels "incredibly let down and unsupported."