Who we are:

 

Editor-in-Chief:

Olivia Allwood-Mollon

Olivia previously worked as a freelance lifestyle, travel and beauty writer. Cutting her teeth as Beauty Assistant at Harper’s Bazaar and then Acting Beauty Assistant at Red, as West London Living‘s previous Beauty Correspondent she has written for us from the start. Now mainly covering food and travel, Olivia also works as a freelance script editor and copywriter and covers beauty, food, travel and polo for other publications.

Email: olivia@westlondonliving.co.uk

Associate Editor:

Natasha Taghavi

A writer, editor and content strategist, Natasha has over ten years of industry experience. Starting out in print, she quickly became accustomed to the digital world and has since worked as an online content editor for luxury e-commerce brands. Natasha also works as a freelance writer, copywriter and editor for other digital publications, including West London Living.

Email: natasha@westlondonliving.co.uk

Shopping Editor:

Lucy Lord

Lucy is a freelance journalist and novelist who has contributed to The Times, The Guardian, The Independent, The Evening Standard, Time Out and Arena. Her first three books were published by Harper Collins and she is currently working on her fourth. Her greatest pleasures in life are reading, food, travel and shopping (not necessarily in that order).

lucy.lord@westlondonliving.co.uk 

Lucy Lord

Travel Correspondent:

Jessica Baldwin

Jessica is an award-winning luxury spa and travel journalist.

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Features Editor:

Alexandra Bell

Alex has previously worked as a journalist and in the oil and gas industry. She also runs a media production and design company and edits and writes freelance.

Email: alexandra@westlondonliving.co.uk

Alex Bell

Fashion Correspondent:

Emma Stanfield

Emma is a freelance fashion writer with a background in high-street, luxury and vintage wear (and a growing obsession with capsule wardrobes).

Emma Stanfield

Health and Fitness Correspondent:

Connie Foster-Hall

Food and fitness contributor for West London Living, Connie can usually be found in the gym, eating quinoa, or petting the nearest dachshund.

www.conniefh.com

Connie Foster Hall

Contributor:

Kat McAthley

Kat McAthley is the pen name of stage and screen actress Kristin Atherton. She enjoys travel and food reviewing almost as much as dressing up for a living, and there is no distance she wouldn’t go for a good Yorkshire roast!

Kristin Atherton

Contributor:

Lisa Kjellsson

Lisa is a freelance writer who covers travel, health and wellbeing. She began writing for West London Living in 2014 alongside her job as a commercial content editor for newspapers.

Lisa Kjellsson

Contributor:

Chris Heasman

Chris is a London-based freelance writer with over seven years of experience in travel, food and drinks journalism. Despite having covered everything from celebrity-owned wineries to cafe breakfasts, he still firmly believes that the only true purpose of culinary writing is the procurement of the perfect scotch egg.

Contributor:

Nicole Trilivas

Originally from New York, Nicole is now based in west London and writes about travel, food and drink, and lifestyle. Her writing has appeared in both US and UK pubs, including NYTimes.com, HuffPost, Time Out London, Condé Nast Brides, Men’s Journal, Fodors, Paste, Wanderlust, Afar, and Suitcase. She is the author of travel-theme novel Girls Who Travel (Penguin Random House, 2015). Follow her @NicoleTrilivas.

Nicole Trilivas

Contributor:

Stephanie Butler

Stephanie is an editor for a higher education website, and in her spare time enjoys writing for West London Living.

Stephanie Butler

Contributor:

Ivy Scarlett

Ivy Scarlett is a freelance fashion and style writer currently based in London. Ivy also freelances as a fashion and wardrobe stylist and brand consultant.

www.ivyscarlettstylist.co.uk

Ivy Scarlett

Contributor:

Ella Mullings

Having worked as a travel writer in London and fashion writer in Paris, Ella now covers both in her spare time as a freelance writer.

Ella Mullings

Contributor:

Lee Mannion

Lee also writes for Marie ClaireThe Daily Mail, The ExpressShortlist and on his blog, Can I Write For A Living.

Contributor:

Neandra Etienne

Neandra is a vintage-loving, vegetarian freelance lifestyle journalist and stylist who has previously worked for Cosmo, Star and OK, among others—she is an online editor at www.sindylovesvintage.co.uk.

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Contributor:

Sharifa Petersen

Sharifa is a freelance writer who has previously worked as assistant to writer and Radio 4 reporter Nik Quentin Woolf and as fashion editor for the magazine AllMyGoodness. She currently works at a publishing house.
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Contributor:

Georgia Rosenbloom

Georgia also directs a graphic design, print and embroidery company: www.grab-graphics.com.

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Contributor:

Yanar Alkayat

Yanar is a freelance beauty and health writer for national press – Psychologies, Cosmopolitan and Health & Fitness among others – and is online editor at BeautyMART. You can also find her blogging on ethical beauty and lifestyle at Brighter Shade of Green and @YanarBeauty on Twitter.

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Photographer:

Hannah Palmer

www.hannahpalmerphotography.co.uk

Founder:

Lucy Land

Lucy previously edited NorthWest magazine and worked at The Resident and Grove as well as freelanced for other titles including Food and Travel magazine. After editing West London Living for several years she moved to sunnier climes and now edits the collection of Betterhomes magazines in Dubai and Abu Dhabi.

Creative Director:

Josephine Spencer

www.okjostudio.com

Web Developer:

Dave Vernon