Grace Fletcher-Hackwood

Freelance writer

Location icon United Kingdom

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.



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 many couples. So it's tempting to think that if you're still together by January 31st, your marriage is home and dry.

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. What really matters is reacting well, and avoiding some common running mistakes.

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

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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 year every date in the diary seems to denote a festival or a date to be commemorated.

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 weekend.


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 that live on your toothbrush, they will not cause you any harm as long as you use scientifically formulated toothpastes (which kill germs), and allow your toothbrush to dry out fully after you use it.


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 you manage anxiety and depression, improves your endurance, and prevents cancer. To learn more, keep reading!
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 costs, enhance their efficiency and reap reputational rewards by doing their part. However, for a variety of reasons, many companies are lagging far behind.

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 over their lunch break; others prefer to squeeze in a run after dinner; and working out first thing in the morning is often seen as an option for extreme gym bunnies only!

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